West Berkeley Neighborhood Guide: Moving to West Berkeley, Berkeley | ZeroDown

West Berkeley Neighborhood Guide

Before you even start your home buying search, you’d want to know which area to move to. Several factors can influence the choice of place such as demographics, nearby schools, public transportation, amenities, local community, and more. If you’re considering moving to West Berkeley, Berkeley, there are several ways for you to identify if West Berkeley is a good fit for you.


Overview

Summary

West Berkeley is a neighborhood in Berkeley. The population of West Berkeley is 10901 with 50% males and 50% females, and a median age of 38. 23% of this neighborhood is occupied by families with children, 35% single-female families, 23% single-male families, and 41% couples. The average household size in West Berkeley is 2.35, and the average family size is 3.08.

The median household income for residents of West Berkeley, Berkeley is $81,829, while the median individual income is $54,669. About 94% residents have finished high-school, 18% have completed some form of college, but have no degree, 6% have an associate degree, 31% hold a bachelor’s degree, and 26% have completed graduate school.

There are several types of homes for sale in West Berkeley, Berkeley such as Single Family Homes, and Condominiums. The median home price is $1,350,000.

Rankings

How West Berkeley stacks up against other neighborhoods in Berkeley:

Price growth over the 3 years
11/12
-0.30% per year
Sale price last month
8/12
$1,350,000
Homes sold last 3 years
2/12
289 homes sold

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About West Berkeley

The West Berkeley neighborhood is one of the most vibrant and diverse areas in the city.

It’s also one of the most affordable. With a median home price of $737,000, it’s a steal compared to other parts of Berkeley and even other parts of Oakland. West Berkeley is a great place to live for families with children because it has great schools. It’s also popular with college students because it has easy access to UC Berkeley and Cal State East Bay. And it’s popular with retirees who want to live near San Francisco without paying San Francisco prices. West Berkeley is also an ideal place for cyclists and walkers because there are plenty of bike lanes, sidewalks, parks, and farmers' markets nearby..

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Highlights

Demographics

Who lives in West Berkeley?

The population of West Berkeley is 10901 with 50% males and 50% females, and a median age of 38. 47% of this neighborhood is occupied by families with 35% single-female families, 23% single-male families, and 41% couple families. The average household size in West Berkeley is 2.35, and the average family size is 3.08.

Total Population
11k
Median Age
38
Median HH Income
$81,829
Families with Kids
23%

Market Trends

How did West Berkeley fare among other neighborhoods in Berkeley?

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Nearby

What are the things to do in West Berkeley?

We cannot find nearby things to do for West Berkeley

Transport

What are the public transit options in West Berkeley?

We cannot find any nearby public transit options for West Berkeley

Schools

What schools are available to West Berkeley.

We cannot find nearby schools for West Berkeley
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Homes

Homes for sale in West Berkeley

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