Oakland is the 22nd-largest California city by land area at 55.8 sq mi (145 km²).
The top 10 largest California cities by land area are: Los Angeles, San Diego, California City, San Jose, Fresno, Palmdale, Sacramento, Lancaster, Palm Springs.
How large is Las Vegas?
Las Vegas is the 68th-largest United States city by land area (135.8 sq. mi). The top 10 United States cities by area are: Sitka, Juneau, Wrangell, Anchorage, Jacksonville, Anaconda, Butte, Oklahoma City, Houston, Phoenix.
Is Oakland far from San Francisco?
The calculated flying distance from San Francisco to Oakland is equal to 8 miles which is equal to 13 km. If you want to go by car, the driving distance between San Francisco and Oakland is 19.88 km.
How populous is Las Vegas?
Las Vegas is the 28th-largest United States city by population (641,676). The top 10 United States cities by population are: New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Houston, Phoenix, Philadelphia, San Antonio, San Diego, Dallas, San Jose.
Is Oakland California dangerous?
Challenges of crime. Crime remains one of Oakland’s challenges, and Oakland continues to have a reputation among its own citizens, its understaffed police force, and residents of other Bay Area cities as a less safe place, with one of the top 20 highest rates of violent crime in the U.S.
Is Oakland a good place to live?
Oakland is a nice city in many ways – it enjoys a good location, proximity to San Francisco and all the rest of the Bay Area, and it’s continuously ranked as one of the top cities in the United States for sustainability practices – so if you want to live green this is a good place to do it!
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