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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    A+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B+
Redwood Heights is a neighborhood in Oakland, California with a population of 8,312. Redwood Heights is in Alameda County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Redwood Heights offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Redwood Heights there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Redwood Heights and residents tend to be liberal.
About Redwood Heights...
Population
8,312

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$683,399
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,485
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    283
  • Murder
    6
  • Rape
    41
  • Robbery
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500
  • Theft
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$111,724
National
$55,322
Children
18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    27%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    28%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    24%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    12%
    13%
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Redwood Heights Reviews

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Great community with a great elementary school. Quiet neighborhood with beautiful trees and hills. Great parks as well.
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