Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments

Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments

$231 - $1000** crowd sourced

609 Oak Street
Oakland, CA - 94607

Property Type: Family Home


Last-Modified: 2018-11-01 08:58:56

Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments includes 70 apartments affordable to seniors with incomes between 30 and 50 percent of median. The development features 5 studios, 55 one-bedroom units, 10 two-bedroom units and an enclosed garage with 18 parking spaces. The project has received a fifteen-year commitment for fifty (50) Oakland Housing Authority project-based Section 8 vouchers that will ensure that the apartments are affordable to seniors with even lower incomes, including those living on SSI.  

The building includes a large main community/multipurpose area as well as a number of other areas where residents can interact with each other throughout their daily activities. The community room is on the first floor and opens onto the large, 3,000 square foot open space. The open space provides space for a community garden for residents, and also encourages physical exercise and social interactions among residents. The community room includes computer workstations; drop-in computer classes will be provided at no cost to residents. A large services office off the lobby provides space for visiting service providers to conduct health outreach and case management. The main laundry facilities are nearby, further encouraging resident contact. Each unit in the development includes access to high-speed internet at no cost to the resident.

Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments is ideally located to offer seniors the opportunity to age in place in their community with easy access to amenities and services. Lake Merritt BART is two blocks away. A variety of grocery stores, senior centers, parks, shopping, and medical services are all within ½ mile. The ability for seniors to walk to shopping and other amenities allows for greater independence and a higher quality of life. Located just outside Oakland's Chinatown there are a number of other service providers active in the neighborhood including Family Bridges, Asian Health Services, LifeLong Medical Care and Bay Area Community Services (BACS).

  • Property ID: 109579
  • Street Address: 609 Oak Street
  • Location: Oakland, CA - 94607
Rental and informational statistics for zip code
Median apartment rental rate in this zip code $1,994
Population in zip code 24,978
Median age of those living in this zip code 35.2
Average household income of those living in this zip code $41,870
Average home value in this zip code $450,600

Rental Rates Amenities

Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments Rental Rates As Posted By Users And Research

One Bedroom

Monthly Rate

Date Added Cost Source
Mar 12, 2016 $231.00 Cost added by someone who called


Monthly Rate

Date Added Cost Source
Nov 13, 2015 $1,000.00

Crowd Sourced Rental Rates Application Information

Contribute! Do you know how much Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments charges for rent?

Obtaining rental rates for low income housing is difficult as most rates are based on the income of the renter. We created this section so users of our website can see what others are paying for rent at Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments.

Attention We cannot guarantee the rental costs to be completely accurate. They are displayed for informational purposes for our users. We have compiled prices provided by users and online research. In order to obtain actual costs please contact Merritt Crossing Senior Apartments directly.

Amenities Amenities

  • none

Application Information Application Information

Interested in this property? Fill out the form below to obtain more details.

Rate this property

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Stars

Ask a Question

User questions & answers

Are these apartments safe? Family Friendly?
Are pets allowed here? What types?
Do you know if there is a waiting list?
Would you recommend someone move here?
Are utilities included in the price?


© 2007 - 2020 | Low Income Housing | All Rights Reserved