Oakland CA Real Estate:

Oakland's claim to fame isn't in a large downtown but rather in its patchwork of residential neighborhoods that lend themselves to a true sense of community. Here, businesses large and small can thrive, and people from all walks of life have a seat at the table. There are currently 808 properties for sale in Oakland, where the median listing price is $599,000. The Zillow Home Value Index is $687,600. Home values have increased by 9.2 percent over the past year, and are expected to rise another 2.8 percent over the next 12 months. The median price per square foot in Oakland is $468. On average, homes for sale in Oakland stay on the market for 22 days and receive seven offers. Oakland is the ninth most walkable large city in the U.S. with a walk score of 72, a transit score of 55 and a bike score of 61. Oakland is home to approximately 390,816 people and 197,279

Oakland CA Demographics:

The median age in Oakland is 36 and the median household income is $54,618 per year. Popular Oakland neighborhoods include Redwood Heights, Coliseum Industrial, Adams Point, Havenscourt, Cleveland Heights, Clinton, Bushrod, Piedmont Avenue and Upper Dimond.

Things to do in Oakland:

Lake Merritt has a waterfront park and attractions for children and families, as well as a farmer’s market on Saturday mornings. Fox Theater, Yoshi’s and the Paramount are popular venues for live music. Joaquin Miller Park and Tilden Regional Park offer acres of outdoor space and trails. The Oakland Rose Garden and the University of California Botanical Garden are also popular attractions. Oakland offers a great variety of dining options, ranging from hole-in-the-wall places to Michelin-rated restaurants.

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