Real Estate Market Update for Oakland, CA
Welcome to October's Market Update. Lets take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of September. The number of active listings was down 23% from one year earlier, and up 11% from the previous month. This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 650-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold did not change reflecting virtually no change in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 630-thousand dollars. The number of units sold decreased 16% year-over-year, and decreased 27% month-over-month. Fewer sales could indicate an opportunity for buyers to negotiate better terms. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for Oakland, CA
Area Information for Oakland, CA
  • Population: 422,338
  • Median Age: 38.07 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 30 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 9%
  • Population Density: 7,570/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 5.68%
  • Closest Airport: Metropolitan Oakland International
  • Closest College: Patten University
  • Closest Jr. College: Laney College
  • Median Household Income: $57,210
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 16%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $500,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Golden State Warriors
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 48.16%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Oakland, CA
Median Age: 38.07 Married: 29% Number of Households: 166,643 Households with Children: 42,293
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Oakland, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Patten Academy Of Christian Education 0.3 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Manzanita Seed 0.5 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Saint Elizabeth High School 0.5 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Urban Promise Academy 0.5 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Arise High School 0.6 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Learning Without Limits School 0.7 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Global Family School 0.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Roosevelt Middle School 0.8 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Life Academy 0.8 mi Public 6-12 2 4
      Community School For Creative Education 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1 0
      Ascend School 0.8 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Aspire Titan Academy 0.9 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Aspire Firestone Academy 0.9 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Oakland Charter Academy 1.0 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Aspire Eres Academy 1.0 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Fremont High 1.2 mi Public 9-12 1 5
      Bella Vista Elementary School 1.2 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Edna Brewer Middle School 1.3 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Sequoia Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Bret Harte Middle School 1.4 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Franklin Elementary School 1.4 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Melrose Leadership Academy 1.5 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Oakland High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Laurel Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Cleveland Elementary School 1.7 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Crocker Highlands Elementary School 1.8 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Head-royce School 1.9 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Metwest High School 1.9 mi Public 9-12 1 5
      Urban Montessori Charter School 2.0 mi Public K-8 3 0
      Dewey Academy 2.0 mi Public 10-12 0 4
      La Escuelita Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1 0
      Corpus Christi Elementary School 2.1 mi Catholic K-8 0 0
      East Oakland Leadership Academy 2.1 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Greenleaf Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 2 0
      Redwood Heights Elementary School 2.2 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Gateway To College At Laney College School 2.3 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      Oakland Unity High School 2.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Aspire Golden State College Preparatory Academy 2.3 mi Public 6-12 2 0
      Coliseum College Prep Academy 2.3 mi Public 6-12 1 4
      Roots International Academy 2.3 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Wildwood Elementary School 2.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      American Indian Public High School 2.5 mi Public 11-12 5 3
      American Indian Public Charter School Ii 2.5 mi Public K-8 5 0
      American Indian Public Charter School 2.5 mi Public K-8 4 5
      Lincoln Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Joaquin Miller Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Piedmont Middle School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Montera Middle School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Millennium High Alternative School 2.7 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Piedmont High School 2.7 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Lps Oakland R&d 2.7 mi Public 9-12 3 0
      Oakland Charter High School 2.7 mi Public 6-8 5 3
      Envision Academy For Arts & Technology 2.7 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Westlake Middle School 2.8 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Havens Elementary School 2.8 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Carl B. Munck Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Lighthouse Community Charter High School 2.9 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Beach Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Oakland School For The Arts 3.0 mi Public 6-12 4 3
      Encompass Academy Elementary 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Acorn Woodland Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Street Academy (alternative) 3.1 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Montclair Elementary School 3.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Burckhalter Elementary School 3.2 mi Public K-5 2 0
      St. Leo The Great School 3.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Aspire College Academy 3.4 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Skyline High School 3.4 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Parker Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-8 1 0
      Kipp Bridge Charter School 3.5 mi Public 5-8 3 4
      Thornhill Elementary School 3.6 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Oakland Technical High School 3.7 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Mcclymonds High School 3.7 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Lighthouse Community Charter School 3.7 mi Public K-12 1 4
      Holy Names High School 3.7 mi Catholic 9-12 0 0
      Hillcrest Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-8 5 0
      Castlemont High School 3.8 mi Public 9-12 0 2
      Oakland International High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Ralph J. Bunche High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      The College Preparatory School 4.0 mi Private 9-12 0 4
      Oakland Military Institute, College Preparatory Academy 4.0 mi Public 6-12 2 4
      Independent Study, Sojourner Truth School 4.1 mi Public K-12 1 0
      Bay Area Technology School 4.1 mi Public 6-12 1 4
      Conservatory Of Vocal/instrumental Arts School 4.2 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Alliance Academy 4.2 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Esperanza Elementary School 4.3 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy 4.3 mi Public K-5 1 0
      North Oakland Community Charter School 4.3 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Bishop O Dowd High School 4.3 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Cox Academy 4.4 mi Public K-5 0 5
      Claremont Middle School 4.4 mi Public 6-8 3 4
      Glenview Elementary School 4.5 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Aspire Lionel Wilson College Preparatory Academy 4.6 mi Public 6-12 2 3
      Chabot Elementary School 4.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Madison Park Academy 6-12 4.7 mi Public 6-12 2 2
      Emery Secondary School 4.7 mi Public 9-12 2 2
      Kaiser Elementary School 4.7 mi Public K-5 3 0
      Peralta Elementary School 4.8 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Aspire Berkley Maynard Academy 5.3 mi Public K-8 2 0
      Yu Ming Charter School 5.4 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Grass Valley Elementary School 5.8 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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