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Living in Temescal Oakland

Temescal is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with 4,271 residents.

Temescal has good public transportation and is a biker’s paradise.

Nearby neighborhoods: Shafter, Mosswood, Piedmont Avenue, Longfellow, Bushrod, Pill Hill and Harrison St-Oakland Ave.

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Walk Score of Temescal, Oakland, CA

Temescal is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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Telegraph Avenue Bicycle Racks

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Oakland Technical High School

Daily errands do not require a car in Temescal Oakland.

Temescal is the 3rd most walkable neighborhood in Oakland with a Walk Score of 92.

Find apartments in Oakland's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Koreatown-Northgate and Temescal.

Temescal Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Temescal to other Oakland neighborhoods.

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Population

1 Downtown 97 84 84 16,449
2 Koreatown-Northgate 97 76 95 2,507
3 Temescal 92 68 95 4,271
4 Piedmont Avenue 92 55 81 8,635
5 Mosswood 92 72 96 2,301

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 133 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Temescal.

People in Temescal can walk to an average of 13 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Doughnut Dolly

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Homeroom To Go

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thumbnail for Oakland Technical High SchoolOakland Technical High school has been A center of academic excellence for almost 100 years (they will be celebrating their centennial in 2014). They now offer quite an array of advanced classes and are sending students to top colleges.

Rafael Sands
on Oakland Technical High School

Transit Score of Temescal, Oakland, CA

Temescal has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Temescal Oakland apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Temescal has good public transportation and about 6 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Temescal on public transit.

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Temescal has about 7 car shares from City CarShare, RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

Bike Score of Temescal, Oakland, CA

Temescal is a Biker’s Paradise

Daily errands can be accomplished on a bike.

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Crime in Temescal

= Lowest Crime

Temescal has average personal crime and more property crime per person than the Oakland average.

Temescal Crime Rate

Compared to all Oakland neighborhoods.

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Photo of Studio One Arts Center in Temescal, Oakland

Studio One Arts Center

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Temescal Pool

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Scout

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Tip Top Bike Shop

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Emerson Elementary School

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Ruby's Garden

thumbnail for Studio One Arts CenterStudio One Art Center is truly a rare gem in Oakland. They offer low-cost adult as well as child classes in everything from ceramics to photography. Studio One is a great place for anyone interested in art - regardless of his or her previous skill.

Rafael Sands
on Studio One Arts Center

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Telegraph Av:49th St

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1-2-3-4 Go! Records

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Mind's Eye

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Temescal Alley

thumbnail for Temescal PoolGreat pool that is open to the public

Rafael Sands
on Temescal Pool

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Rockridge Bike Route

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WC Morse Building

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Oakland Technical High School

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Emerson Elementary School field

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