Welcome to Oakland
Oakland is a major West Coast port city. It’s the third-largest in the SF Bay Area and the eighth-most populated city in California. It’s also the county seat of Alameda County. It was settled in 1820 and named after the huge oak trees. Diverse housing options and commercial buildings provide an interesting mix. Several Fortune 500 companies help keep the economy thriving. Small cities within the city include Piedmont and Montclair. The area boasts many cultural attractions and sports teams.