World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Glenview, Oakland, California

Article Id: WHEBN0004487255
Reproduction Date:

Title: Glenview, Oakland, California  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Dimond District, Oakland, California, Ridgemont, Oakland, California, Havenscourt, Oakland, California, Oakmore, Oakland, California, Eastmont, Oakland, California
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Glenview, Oakland, California

Location of Glenview in the City of Oakland.

Glenview is a neighborhood in Oakland, California. The neighborhood lies in the Oakland foothills, bordering Dimond Park on the eastern side of the district, Park Boulevard on the southwestern side. The northwestern portion crosses Park Boulevard and is bordered by Piedmont at Trestle Glen.

The neighborhood is more affluent than Oakland as a whole, with a median household income of $90,308 (versus $51,473 for Oakland) in 2009.[1]

Key System streetcars used to travel up Park Boulevard and over the Leimert Bridge and provided early access to the employment centers.

Park Boulevard as the neighborhood spine also serves as the local shopping node, with a small number of convenience shops and several restaurants stretching a few blocks. Local and transbay buses also traverse the neighborhood here.

Glenview measures 0.69 square miles (1.8 km2) and housed 5,947 people in 2008.[2]

External links

  • Glenview Neighborhood Association
  • Glenview Wiki

References

  1. ^ http://www.city-data.com/neighborhood/Glenview-Oakland-CA.html
  2. ^ [1] City-Data, retrieved on April 5, 2010


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.