West Oakland

This Area At A Glance

Who lives in West Oakland?

24,269 people live in West Oakland. The median household income is $33,310.

West Oakland is a neighborhood in Oakland with a total population of 24,269. It occupies approximately 6.07 square miles.

Overall, expenses in West Oakland are 4% higher than the National Average. Most people in the neighborhood rent their home, with 73% of households being occupied by renters.

As for the demographics in the neighborhood, the median age is 36, 27% of residents are married, and 28% of residents have at least one child. About 16% of adults here have a bachelor's degree or higher.

The overall risk of crime in West Oakland is 17% higher than the National Average. As for weather, the average summer temperature is 64.9°F, while the average winter temperature is 50.9°F.

This area is zoned for Oakland Unified School District, which has approximately 47,260 students enrolled across 147 schools and is rated below average overall based on student test scores. To see detailed information on the schools near any individual property, look that property up by street address.

Regarding weather, the average summer temperature is 64.9°F, while the average winter temperature is 50.9°F.

Financial

School

School District

This area is zoned for
OAKLAND UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
This school district has
147
schools
There are
47,260
students enrolled in this district

Crime

Crime Risks

Risk of burglary
in this area is
2%
higher than the national average
Risk of assault
in this area is
2%
higher than the national average
Risk of robbery
in this area is
45%
higher than the national average
Risk of rape
in this area is
22%
higher than the national average
Risk of murder
in this area is
45%
higher than the national average
Risk of car theft
in this area is
59%
higher than the national average

Demographics

Census at a Glance

The median age is
37
Years Old
The most common education level in this area is
Some College
Households with children are
28%
of all households in this area
The percent of people in this area who are married is
27%

Weather & Natural Disasters