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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    B+
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    A+
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B
Shepherd Canyon is a neighborhood in Oakland, California with a population of 12,465. Shepherd Canyon is in Alameda County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Shepherd Canyon offers residents an urban feel and most residents own their homes. In Shepherd Canyon there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Shepherd Canyon and residents tend to be liberal.
About Shepherd Canyon...
Population
12,465

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$932,359
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,947
National
$949
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
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Shepherd Canyon Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$149,706
National
$55,322
Children
16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    36%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    16%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    5%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    13%
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