The HEART of the Neighborhood

West Oakland has been at the heart of many social and entertainment movements in our nation. At the forefront of the flow of information and ideas, Mandela Station, in West Oakland, is continuing its legacy. By standing for the authenticity of diversity and inclusion and building on a rich heritage of the surrounding communities, Mandela Station is attracting and retaining career-ready professionals with access to state-of-the-art technologies, modern retail, and culturally diverse arts, food and entertainment, all tied together at the center of a sustainable development on a transit-oriented platform.


Live / Work / Collaborate at Mandela Station

Being at the center of a diverse population and university resources, Mandela Station, at West Oakland BART, is an apex of opportunity in the form of new jobs and cultural experiences for the surrounding communities.

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    The Crucible: .3 mi
    Orbit Coffee: .3 mi
    7th West: .3 mi
    Mandela Grocery:
    .2 mi

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    Planet fitness: .8 mi
    Dog Social Club Cooperative:
    .8 mi
    Horn BBQ: 1.2 mi
    Ghost Town Brewing: 1.1 mi

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    Jack London Square: 8 min
    Downtown Oakland:
    12 min
    Emeryville Corridor: 15 min

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    Embarcadero SF: 6 min
    UC Berkeley: 17 min
    UCSF Mission Bay: 21 min

Mandela Station:

The Big Picture

Excitement will fill the air, as Mandela Station will foster an active and educational environment through art, music and food. The caring and communal atmosphere will lift residents and guests up, cultivating an open atmosphere of open dialogue and free inquiry. Fresh food and eclectic music will fill their spirit. Guests will have arrived at a place where there is no time but the present to celebrate in the diverse and inclusive nature of the destination. And, they will be moved to branch out from one point to many, as Mandela Station, at West Oakland BART, is the hub of public transportation for the Bay Area.

by the numbers


Walk Score - Very Walkable


Bike Score - biker's paradise


Bike to Downtown or Jack London Square

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