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The location of West Berkeley













Welcome to West Berkeley ...

West Berkeley is located in Alameda County.

The location of West Berkeley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for West Berkeley: W. Berkeley

West Berkeley is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: West Berkeley lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near West Berkeley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Alameda   [Map]   79,177   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Concord   [Map]   129,783   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Daly City   [Map]   107,074   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hayward   [Map]   160,500   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Oakland   [Map]   425,195   S   5 miles [8 km]
Richmond   [Map]   110,040   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around West Berkeley. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of West Berkeley. 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 West Berkeley. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for West Berkeley:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Berkeley ...

Looking for more information about West Berkeley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about West Berkeley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to West Berkeley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for West Berkeley.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for California

About Alameda County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Berkeley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Alameda County: www.acgov.org/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around West Berkeley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- West Berkeley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Berkeley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.8744, Longitude: -122.2986     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Berkeley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for West Berkeley.

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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019