The city of Berkeley is on the eastern shore of San Francisco Bay and is found in the northern portion of Alameda County. It is to the south of the city of Oakland. The population for Berkeley is over 112,000 and the area is most known for the University of California at Berkeley, the oldest institution in the California university system. The city is name for Bishop Berkeley, who was in the area in the late 1800s, though the land was occupied long before then as farm land, ranches and before that was occupied by Native American tribes. The city is known for having a number of prominent businesses and industries, though the university is still the largest employer in the area.


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With its moderate climate, ideal location and popular college, Berkeley is a prime location that many look to within California. For those reasons there are several quality moving companies that help to service the Berkeley area. These companies can assist with all kinds of relocation of homes and businesses.

Berkeley, California
Berkeley, California


Berkeley Moving Companies Directory

Ben’s Moving and Trucking – A family owned and operated business, Ben’s Moving and Trucking has been in the moving business for over ten years and has successfully moved many homes and businesses in the Berkeley area. They will work with you to create a customized move suited to you and your needs and can even help out with any short notice or last minute assignments that need to be filled. They offer full service moves and can help with any specialty items such as a pool table, piano, fine art, an antique or any other important piece of furniture.

2120 McGee Ave

Berkeley, CA 94703

(510) 540-1991

Ben’s Moving and Trucking


Lulu’s Hauling – With nearly ten years of experience in the moving services field, Lulu’s Hauling works all over the San Francisco Bay area and can help with the relocation of homes and businesses. Moving to or from an apartment, home, condo or local business is no problem for them and they are always willing to help with packing and unpacking services. Free estimates are available for rates, prices and the cost of your move.

Berkeley, CA 94703

(510) 841-1821

Lulu’s Hauling


Starving Students Movers, Inc. – Started by two teenagers looking for work over forty years ago, Starving Students Movers has evolved into one of the most efficient and affordable movers in the area today. They can work with moves of all kinds, both residential and commercial and can move your office furniture just as easily as they can move a piano, pool table or couch. Whether you to a new office building or a college dorm they can adapt and customize a plan to fit your budget and specific needs.

2850 Poplar St.

Oakland, CA 94608

(877) 304-7338

Starving Students Movers, Inc.


Flat Rate Movers – Flat Rate Movers offer a unique, one price guarantee for your move, giving you the best option to stay in your budget and get a cheap price for your move. They are a full range of services to help with packing and unpacking and are glad to help out with corporate moves as well as residential relocation. When you hire Flat Rate Movers, you know you will be getting one of the best companies around at affordable rates.

2401 Poplar St.

Oakland, CA 94607

(510) 444-6683

Flat Rate Movers


Other Resources

Berkeley Wikipedia Page – A description of the history of the city and the important geography, demographics and highlights of the area.


Berkeley Craigslist Page – A listing of local services, classified ads and products available on Craigslist in the San Francisco Bay area including the city of Berkeley.

City of Berkeley Website – The official website for the city of Berkeley including the local history, government services and departments, community news and a calendar of events of the city.