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Overview of Oakland

Throughout the diverse city of Oakland, you will find that more than 100 different languages and dialects are spoken. In the area, Oakland apartments for rent are located throughout hillside neighborhoods, along the waterfront and within the center of the city. Just 12 miles away from San Francisco, the Bay brings mild temperatures that teeter between the 50s and 60s through winter and spring and maintain an average of 70 in the summer and fall.

Living in Oakland

Downtown apartments for rent in Oakland are located where everything is happening. With a vibrant nightlife and great cultural venues, the core of the city is beginning to thrive. Events such as the Annual Art & Soul Oakland attract both music and food lovers for two days of live music, incredible art and food on the go.

Some of the most well-known and popular neighborhoods for Oakland apartments for rent include Montclair, Rockridge and Piedmont. You may also want to consider Glenview, which is located in the Oakland foothills. The neighborhood maintains a thriving business district with many shopping and dining options. Here, you will find plenty of subdivision living.

Oakland Apartments and Cost of Living

The cost of living in Oakland is 3.9 percent greater than the average in California. With median rental rates that are 17 percent less expensive than the California average, there are many affordable apartments for rent in Oakland to choose from.

You will have no trouble finding low income housing options through the Oakland Housing Authority (OHA). Considered to be one of the leading housing authorities in the country, OHA provides both public housing and a Section 8 Choice Housing Voucher Program. They maintain over 3,000 Oakland apartments for rent located within 12 different developments throughout the city.

Apartments in Oakland Work and Study

Fortune 500 company Clorox has its headquarters in Oakland. The unemployment rate in Oakland has been on a downward slope since August 2010 when it reached 17.5 percent. By December 2012, residents of Oakland apartments for rent saw that figure drop to 12.5 percent.

There are several different colleges located within Oakland, so apartments in Oakland are easy to come by as the school year ends. Some key schools to take notice of if you are considering furthering your education include Patten University, California College of Arts and Samuel Merritt College.

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Maxwell
23

Oakland, CA 94612

$2,745+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths

10 Units Available

Maxwell

Oakland, CA (Downtown, Uptown)

(23)

$2,745+

Studio-2 Beds1-2 Baths
10 Units Available
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Allegro at Jack London Square

Oakland, CA 94607

$2,620+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths

10+ Units Available

Allegro at Jack London Square

Oakland, CA (Produce and Waterfront)


$2,620+

1-2 Beds1-2 Baths
10+ Units Available
Furnished Studio - Oakland - Emeryville

Oakland, CA 94608

$2,520+

1 Bed1 Bath

Furnished Studio - Oakland - Emeryville

Oakland, CA


$2,520+

1 Bed1 Bath
6
Upper level unit w/ large deck facing east

Oakland, CA 94619

$3,000

2 Beds1 Bath

Upper level unit w/ large deck facing east

Oakland, CA (Grand Lake, Lower Hills District)


$3,000

2 Beds1 Bath
13
Bella Vista Jewel - Easy Commute, Large Fenced Yar

Oakland, CA 94606

$2,200

1 Bed1 Bath

Bella Vista Jewel - Easy Commute, Large Fenced Yar

Oakland, CA (Ivy Hill, San Antonio)


$2,200

1 Bed1 Bath
13
Chestnut St

Oakland, CA 94607

$2,150

1 Bed1 Bath

Chestnut St

Oakland, CA (Oak Center, West Oakland)


$2,150

1 Bed1 Bath
11
368-376 Perkins St.

Oakland, CA 94610

$3,575

2 Beds1 Bath

368-376 Perkins St.

Oakland, CA (Adams Point)


$3,575

2 Beds1 Bath
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373 Staten Ave.

Oakland, CA 94610

$3,295

2 Beds2 Baths

373 Staten Ave.

Oakland, CA (Adams Point)


$3,295

2 Beds2 Baths
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1600 3rd Ave.

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,695+

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath

1600 3rd Ave.

Oakland, CA (Merritt, San Antonio)


$1,695+

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath
6
370 Staten Ave.

Oakland, CA 94610

$2,495

1 Bed1 Bath

370 Staten Ave.

Oakland, CA (Adams Point)


$2,495

1 Bed1 Bath
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1618 6th Avenue 01-15

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,950

1 Bed1 Bath

1618 6th Avenue 01-15

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,950

1 Bed1 Bath
7
1618 6th Avenue

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,950

1 Bed1 Bath

1618 6th Avenue

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,950

1 Bed1 Bath
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650 East 17th Street 01-29

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,875

1 Bed1 Bath

650 East 17th Street 01-29

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,875

1 Bed1 Bath
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629 East 19th Street 101-306

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,950+

2 Beds1 Bath

629 East 19th Street 101-306

Oakland, CA (Ivy Hill, San Antonio)


$1,950+

2 Beds1 Bath
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734 East 20th Street

Oakland, CA 94606

$2,050+

2 Beds1 Bath

734 East 20th Street

Oakland, CA (Ivy Hill, San Antonio)


$2,050+

2 Beds1 Bath
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1924 9th Avenue 302-411

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,950+

1 Bed1 Bath

1924 9th Avenue 302-411

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,950+

1 Bed1 Bath
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1925 10th Avenue 101-306

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,950

1 Bed1 Bath

1925 10th Avenue 101-306

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,950

1 Bed1 Bath
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1125 E. 18th St.

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,625+

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath

1125 E. 18th St.

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,625+

Studio-2 Beds1 Bath
23
2551 Ivy Drive

Oakland, CA 94606

$2,375

1 Bed1 Bath

2551 Ivy Drive

Oakland, CA (Ivy Hill, San Antonio)


$2,375

1 Bed1 Bath
11
1720 12th Ave. Office

Oakland, CA 94606

$1,725+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath

1720 12th Ave. Office

Oakland, CA (Clinton, San Antonio)


$1,725+

Studio-1 Bed1 Bath