Adjacent to the startup hubs of San Francisco and San Jose, Oakland and the East Bay contribute greatly to the Bay Area’s greater entrepreneurial ecosystem. Leading experts in various technologies teach (and learn at) the area’s prestigious research institutions. Numerous coworking spaces and incubators occupy the East Bay, often at discounted prices compared to San Francisco.
San Francisco (22 min, 12 mi)
San Jose (45 min, 45 mi)
Sacramento (1 hr 45 min, 85 mi)