Piedmont is a small community located in Alameda County, California. It has a population of nearly 11,000 residents and covers two square miles of land. It is known for its stately mansions and turn of the century architecture. Nearby larger communities include Oakland, Berkeley, San Francisco and Emeryville. It is completely surrounded by the city of Oakland. Piedmont’s close proximity to these larger communities affords its residents a great deal of benefits such as world class entertainment, dining, sports, employment opportunities and more. However, Piedmont residents do not need to leave their own city in order to enjoy excellent acitivities such as hiking, swimming, tennis and sports as well as many other activities suited for all ages.