Chinatown Real Estate Market Overview

Could Chinatown, Oakland, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Chinatown. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neighborhoods near Chin...atown such as Glen Highlands and San Pablo Gateway. When you’re ready, Trulia has 5 resale and new homes in Chinatown lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Chinatown show a 53% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 0% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Chinatown for Feb 18 to May 17 was $522,500 based on 6 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Chinatown was $576, an increase of 19% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Chinatown has high crime relative to the rest of Alameda County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Chinatown can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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Schools in Chinatown

School data is currently unavailable. Use the map above to find the best schools in Chinatown.


Get to know your neighbors in Chinatown by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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Most people in Chinatown commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
45% commute by car
0% commute by bike
20% commute by public transportation
42% commute by foot

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