Located in west London, the Oakridge neighbourhood is mainly residential, with many families and young children. The area south of Oxford Street is characterized by many 1950s and 1960s era single family homes built on wide lots. The area north of Oxford Street was developed more recently, with homes built in the 1970s and 1980s. There are also townhomes and apartment buildings throughout the neighbourhood. The major commercial area is located at the corner of Oxford Street and Hyde Park Road.