North Oak Park Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
North Oak Park is an historic and residential neighborhood that is bounded by Broadway to the south and west, Stockton Boulevard to the east, and Highway 50 to the north. North Oak park has some fine examples of well-maintained homes that were built during the early 1900s. Sacramento takes pride in being one of the most heavily treed cities in America, and North Oak Park is a haven for mature trees of all types. North Oak Park is in the 95817 zip code.
North Oak Park is close to a massive medical complex that includes the University of California, Davis Medical Center, the UC Transplant Center, Northern California Shriner’s Hospital for Children, and supporting businesses and restaurants on Stockton Boulevard. Broadway and Stockton Boulevard are also two commercial and retail corridors for Sacramento.
The Oak Park Preschool, Sacramento High School, and Sacramento Charter High are a few blocks to the north. Grocers Bonfare, Serv-Rite, Food Source, and Stanford Market are either a short bike ride or walk away.
A short walk to Broadway leads to the Sacramento Bicycle Kitchen, which serves as a community center and a site host during Sacramento’s famous 2nd Saturday Art Walks. Nearby Broadway Soul Food is a regional favorite.
The California State University at Sacramento is about 20 minutes away to the East, and The University of California, Davis is about 30 minutes away to the west via Interstate 80.
The San Francisco Bay area is a two-hour drive to the west, or a leisurely Amtrak ride can be arranged at Sacramento’s downtown train station. Highway 50 east is the major route to Sierra Ski country and Lake Tahoe, and Interstate 80 east leads to more of the Sierra Ski and recreation country.