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Piedmont is a small, mostly-residential, semi-suburban city located in Alameda County, California, United States. The City of Piedmont is surrounded by the city of Oakland. Piedmont's residential population was 10,667 at the 2010 census. The name comes after the region of Piedmont in Italy, and literally means foothill. Piedmont was incorporated in 1907, and was developed significantly in the 1920s and 1930s. The Piedmont Unified School District (PUSD) includes three elementary schools, one middle school, and two high schools.

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Piedmont in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Piedmont, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Sacramento. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Sacramento for its bountiful attractions like Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods National Monument, Golden Gate Bridge on your trip to Piedmont. Also, to reach Piedmont, you'll have to take a flight to Sacramento; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Piedmont are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Piedmont*

  • Pollution Statistics in Piedmont

    Know the pollution level of Piedmont before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 21.15 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.58 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 46.15 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 51.92 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 23.08 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 34.62 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 32.69 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 32.69 (Low)
  • Piedmont: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Piedmont for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Piedmont.

    • Burglary and Theft 67.36 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 69.44 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 73.61 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 63.89 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 70.83 (High)
    • Attacks 62.88 (High)
    • Drug offense 79.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 61.81 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
  • Living in Piedmont - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Piedmont is 165.15 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 33.18 (Low)
    • Climate Index 96.5 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 34.77 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.53 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 84.7 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.07 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 103.03 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Piedmont

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Piedmont

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.69 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 52.97 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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