Dublin Real Estate
Dublin real estate is located in Alameda County and the city is a suburb of the East (San Francisco) Bay area. Located on the north side of Interstate 580 where it connects with Interstate 680, Dublin is approximately 10 miles from Hayward and 25 miles from San Jose. The city was named after Dublin, Ireland. Approximately 25 miles west-northwest on Interstate 580 the city of Oakland is the nearest metropolitan area to Dublin. The population of Dublin is 46,063 and is growing. Dublin homes for sale include a variety of options. The first housing tracts in the city were built in 1960 and contributed to turning this rural area into a suburb.
Dublin was incorporated in 1982. The city is the location of several historic sites. The Murray Schoolhouse is one. It was established in 1856 and had 50 students. Historic sites are located in the area where Donlan Way crosses Dublin Boulevard. The current Dublin Church of Christ is where Green’s Store was opened in 1860. Old St. Raymond’s Church, which was built in 1859, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Residents of Dublin real estate are served by the Dublin Unified School District. The city was named “All-American City” in 2011 by the National Civic League. The headquarters of Arlen Ness and Sybase, Inc. are located here. The top employers in Dublin include the U.S. Government, Carl Zeiss Meditec, Sybase, Dental Technologies, Inc., Safeway, Franklin Templeton Investments and Target.
One of the well-known events in Dublin is the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade. This event is sponsored by the Dublin Host Lions Club and attracts many people from all around the county and the Tri-Valley. The parade is the highlight of the weekend fair that is held in Dublin. The fair was moved to Dublin Boulevard in 2007, resulting in an increase in the size.
Residents of Dublin real estate also enjoy the Fallon Sports Park, which opened in 2010. The park includes two softball fields, two soccer fields, two little league baseball fields, four basketball courts, four tennis courts and a BMX bike facility.