Rich History of Diversity

Oakland’s City Council District 5 is the heart of Oakland. Our diversity, neighborhoods, and local businesses are our strengths. The district includes some of the city’s largest neighborhoods, several shopping and eclectic art districts, a number of Oakland best schools, and a variety of parks and open spaces. District 5 also includes a portion of the Oakland Estuary, major employers, a large concentration of small businesses and artists, and many terrific eating, cultural and religious institutions.

If you want to know if an address is included in District 5, please use the City of Oakland’s Council District Locator tool.

Neighborhoods in District 5 include:

Foothill Boulevard

Fruitvale Business Improvement District


High Street

Jingletown Arts & Business District

Kennedy Tract


Park Boulevard

Part of Dimond District

Peralta Hacienda

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