@USA

















Home : California : Localities : P : Piedmont :

Related Categories

Info on this page Lodging and Travel Entertainment Jobs Personals Real Estate Apartment Rentals Shopping Services Recreation Community Maps Facts Health, Beauty Weather Search Web Links


Location of Piedmont, California

Piedmont is a city located in Alameda County, California. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 10,952. Piedmont is a small, primarily residential community with fine architecture, tree-lined streets, and competitive city schools and is considered by many to be one of the most desirable residential communities in the San Francisco Bay Area. Piedmont is an affluent community with the average land value being markedly above the already high bay area real estate costs. Piedmont is notable for its minimal amount of commerce when compared to its statistically similar counterparts.

Piedmont is largly zoned for residential use. It has one small commercial district in the center of town consisting of a gas stations, three banks, a realty office, some professional offices and a small convenience store and has several other commercial enterprises along Grand Avenue heading into Oakland. Piedmont is served by two local newspapers, the citizen run weekly newspaper, the Piedmont Post, and a neighborhood newspaper, the Piedmonter, organized under the Contra Costa Times news organization.

Piedmont is primarily known for its excellent school system with three elementary schools, a middle school and two high schools. Piedmont High School matriculates a high percentage (over 90%) of students bound for college. Piedmont is one of very few California public school systems to achieve such success. This may be attributed to the dedicated and affluent population paying large amounts of property tax and putting forth large donations frequently to subsidise their public schools, as well as to the demographics of the community. Witter field, home of the Piedmont Highlanders High School Football team, was recently (1998-2000) rebuilt improving it from an aging, undersized sports field to a new facility, the envy of neighboring communities. Similar improvements have recently been made to the fields adjacent to the Linda Beach Elementary School.

Piedmont also has several nice parks and a community center. Recent community efforts have raised funds to improve Dracena Park which will receive a new play area in 2005 or 2006.

The city itself is located in Oakland's north-eastern section, although it technically borders closer to West Oakland. It is situated almost centrally in regards to the bay area's fuller shape, putting it nearly directly across the bay bridge from San Francisco, California, and very close to Berkeley, California.

Zip Codes 94602 94610 94611 94618 94620



Travel

Show Available Lodging in Piedmont, California@USA
Get Information about Campgounds and RV Resorts around Piedmont, CaliforniaRV USA
Find Vacation Homes and Rentals in Piedmont, CaliforniaRentalo



Entertainment

Find restaurants in the vicinity of Piedmont, CaliforniaRestaurants.com
Check for restaurant 50% off coupons around Piedmont, CaliforniaEntertainment.com
Show what's playing at movie theaters in or near Piedmont, CaliforniaFandango

See what's on TV in Piedmont, CaliforniaZap2It
Show tickets for upcoming events around Piedmont, CaliforniaTicketmaster



Jobs

Search for Job Openings in Piedmont, CaliforniaYahoo! HotJobs
Find More Available Jobs in and around Piedmont, CaliforniaCareerbuilder
Find a Part Time or Student Job in Piedmont, CaliforniaGrooveJob

click to get a salary report for Piedmont, California
Get a Salary Report for Jobs in Piedmont, California
Salary.com



Personals

I'm a seeking a Compare results from multiple Personals/Dating services

Search Yahoo! Personals for singles or friends living near Piedmont, CaliforniaYahoo! Personals

Search Metrodate for singles or friends living near Piedmont, CaliforniaMetrodate
Search Lavalife for singles or friends living near Piedmont, CaliforniaLavalife
Search ePersonals for singles or friends living near Piedmont, CaliforniaePersonals



Real Estate

Find the value of houses in the neighborhoods of Piedmont, CaliforniaZillow
View MLS listings for properties on the market in Piedmont, CaliforniaHomeGain
Get more MLS listings from Realtor.com in Piedmont, CaliforniaRealtor.com
List Foreclosures in or near Piedmont, CaliforniaRealtyTrac

Show More Foreclosures around Piedmont, CaliforniaForeclosure.com
Show FSBO (For Sale By Owner Properties) around Piedmont, California (or List Your Own Home)ForSaleByOwner.com
List Realtors in Piedmont, CaliforniaRealEstate.com
See Recent Home Sale Information for Piedmont, CaliforniaRealEstate.com
Search for a Mover local to Piedmont, California area123 Movers



Apartment Rentals

See Available Piedmont, California Apartment Rentals using Rent.comRent.com
Show Apartment Rentals around Piedmont, California using Apartments.comApartments.com
Do an Apartment Rental Search for Piedmont, California using RentNet.comRentNet.com
Search Piedmont, California Apartment Rentals using Rentals.comRentals.com
Find Roommates in Piedmont, CaliforniaRoommates.com



Shopping and Consumer Resources


See excerpts from books that mention Piedmont, California
 

See Classifieds for Items in Piedmont, CaliforniaLive Deal
Get a New Car Quote from Dealers near Piedmont, CaliforniaCars Direct
Find a Used Car in the area around Piedmont, CaliforniaCars Direct
Get Coupons for Businesses in Piedmont, CaliforniaValpak
Find more Coupons for Businesses in Piedmont, CaliforniaHotCoupons
Find a Florist in or near to Piedmont, CaliforniaFTD
Get More Classifieds for items being sold in and around Piedmont, CaliforniaZiply
Find Small Farms, Farmers Markets and Food Co-ops around Piedmont, CaliforniaLocalHarvest
Find or Report the best deal on Gasoline in Piedmont, CaliforniaGasBuddy
Find Upcoming Live Auctions around Piedmont, CaliforniaAuctionZip

click to search for anything relating to Piedmont, California
Search the Yellow Pages for businesses in Piedmont, California

(Enter category before clicking link)YellowPages.com



Community: People and Organizations

click to locate someone who lives in Piedmont, California
• Locate someone who lives in Piedmont, California

(Enter name before clicking link)Whitepages

click to locate a hard to find person who lives in Piedmont, California
• Locate a hard to find person who lives in Piedmont, California

(Enter name before clicking link)US Search

click to find out who lives at a particular address or street in Piedmont, California
• Find out who lives at a particular address or street in Piedmont, California

(Enter address info before clicking link)Whitepages

Find Meetup Groups near Piedmont, CaliforniaMeetup

Find classmates or reunions for high schools in Piedmont, CaliforniaReunion.com
Scan the Volunteer Opportunities in Piedmont, CaliforniaServeNet
Show more Volunteer Opportunities in and around Piedmont, CaliforniaVolunteerMatch
Get Test Scores, Ratings and Reviews for Schools in Piedmont, CaliforniaGreatSchools.net
Show Public Libraries in or near Piedmont, CaliforniaNCES
Show Public Schools in Piedmont, CaliforniaNCES
Show Private Schools in Piedmont, CaliforniaNCES
List Places of Worship in Piedmont, CaliforniaWorship Here
Display the Elected Government Officials for Piedmont, CaliforniaProject Vote Smart
Find Somebody to Rideshare or Carpool with in Piedmont, CaliforniaeRideShare



Recreation and Hobbies

Find Trails (Hiking, Biking, Running, Scenic Drives) around Piedmont, CaliforniaTrails.com

Find pets in shelters in Piedmont, California that need to be adopted into a loving homePetFinder
Locate Golf Courses in or near Piedmont, Californiagolfable.com



Services

Find Wi-Fi Hotspots around Piedmont, CaliforniaJwire
Find an attorney near Piedmont, CaliforniaLawyers.com
Get an Auto Insurance Quote for residents of Piedmont, CaliforniaInsurance.com

Get another Auto Insurance Quote for residents of Piedmont, CaliforniaEsurance
Find a CPA (Accountant) Located in Piedmont, CaliforniaCPAdirectory
Find a Pre-Screened Contractor in or near to Piedmont, California1-800-Contractor
Find a DJ in or near to Piedmont, California1-800-DiscJockey



Facts and Information

Recent News Concerning Piedmont, CaliforniaTopix
Search other current news items that mention Piedmont, CaliforniaGoogle News
Mentions of Piedmont, California in Internet discussion groups (newsgroups)Google Groups
Community Close-up for Piedmont, CaliforniaRealtor.com



Maps and Images

Find images and pictures that refer to Piedmont, CaliforniaGoogle Images
Get a detailed street map of Piedmont, CaliforniaMapquest
View a Topographic Map of the Area around Piedmont, CaliforniaTopoZone
See a Satellite Photo of Piedmont, California and VicinityTerraServer

Get a more detailed map of Piedmont, California and vicinityUS Census
Map of Piedmont, California



Health and Medicine

Locate a Hospital in Piedmont, CaliforniaAHD
Locate a Doctor in Piedmont, CaliforniaLocate a Doc
Locate a Dentist in Piedmont, CaliforniaSmileSite



Weather

Click for Piedmont, California Forecast
 

Find out what's the weather like and going to be in Piedmont, CaliforniaWeather Underground
Display the Average Weather for Piedmont, CaliforniaMelissa Data



Local Search Results

click to search for anything relating to Piedmont, California
Search Google Local for anything relating to Piedmont, California



Web Sites and Links

Tropic HorizonTravel agency specializes in eco-tourism in Belize.





Contact us | Bookmark us | About this Site | Privacy Policy


Help build the largest human-edited directory on the web.
- Open Directory Project -

The content of this @USA page uses modified information from the Open Directory.
Copyright 1999-2012 Technique Development, LLC. All rights Reserved