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Contra Costa County is located in Northern California. It is bordered by the San Pablo Bay, Suisun Bay and partially by the San Francisco Bay. It is also adjacent to San Joaquin and Alameda Counties. Incorporated in 1850, Contra Costa County has a long and storied history of Native American inhabitants, Spanish and Mexican settlers, wartime support and so much more. The county is comprised of 19 cities, 34 census-designated areas and 2 unincorporated communities, spanning 804 square miles, and over a million residents.
Often referred to as part of the East Bay, Contra Costa County is home to one of the most stunning natural wonders in California, Mount Diablo. The Mount Diablo State Park is 20,000 acres of land, much of it open to the public, with a vehicle day pass. Incredible hiking trails and spectacular views will make any outdoorsman a regular visitor. There are also dozens of other parks and trails in the Contra Costa County, including the largest dog park in the nation, Point Isabel Regional Shoreline, located in the city of Richmond. The Miller/Knox Regional Shoreline is Contra Costa County’s only public beach. Remarkable views of the North Bay can be enjoyed, as well as swimming, fishing and picnicking. The number of historic sites and museums is upwards of seventy. Essentials are never far away with numerous shopping centers, outlet malls and thriving local businesses. Diners will find food from around the globe with a variety of atmosphere and cost.
The median price listing for single family homes in Contra Costa County is $538,345 and $390,000 for condo/townhomes. The cities of Danville and San Ramon are considered the more exclusive areas in the county, with median price listings closer to a $1 million. The more affordable cities include Pittsburg, Antioch and San Pablo. No doubt, there is a wide range properties to choose from for any homebuyer, searching in the East Bay Area. Whether in search of peace and quiet or a trendy and energic neighborhood, it can all be found in Contra Costa County.
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