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East Oakland, California

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Welcome to East Oakland ...

So far, we have found very little information about East Oakland. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added East Oakland to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with East Oakland, please Contact Us.

East Oakland would have been located within present day Alameda County.

A typical abbreviation for East Oakland: E. Oakland

Time Zone: The area where East Oakland was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near East Oakland ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from East Oakland and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Berkeley   [Map]   121,240   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Concord   [Map]   128,726   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Daly City   [Map]   106,472   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hayward   [Map]   158,937   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Richmond   [Map]   109,813   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
San Francisco   [Map]   870,887   W   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for East Oakland.

Communities Also Named East Oakland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named East Oakland - they are located in Maryland and Ontario.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for East Oakland.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around East Oakland. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of East Oakland. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around East Oakland.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for East Oakland:

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since East Oakland no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for California

About Alameda County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Alameda County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about East Oakland, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in East Oakland. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- East Oakland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Oakland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.7863, Longitude: -122.2219     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for East Oakland have been estimated.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Oakland.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for East Oakland.