San Ramon Real Estate
San Ramon real estate is located in Contra Costa County, California. San Ramon is a suburban city in the San Francisco Bay Area and has a population of 72,148. The city has a diverse topography and features flat land in the valley as well as rolling hills. The area around the city includes a lot of land that is undeveloped and contains oak trees. San Ramon homes for sale include many that were built from 1970 to 1994. This area has many newly constructed homes as well as some that were built from 1940 to 1969 and a small percentage of historic homes.
There are a number of businesses located within San Ramon, providing opportunities for residents. They include Chevron Corporation, the West Coast headquarters of AT&T and 24-Hour Fitness. Top employers within San Ramon in addition to Chevron and AT&T are Robert Half International, Accenture, Marriott, IBM, United Parcel Service and Safeway.
A new 40-acre downtown area, Bishop Ranch Business Park is a large office complex in the San Ramon Valley. The complex opened in 1979 and contains approximately 10 million square feet of office, health care, hospitality and retail space. There are over 500 tenants and they include AT&T, IBM, Wells Fargo and Toyota. In the works are plans for a downtown center that includes a library, city hall and commercial and residential space.
Residents of San Ramon real estate are served by the San Ramon Valley Unified School District, a highly acclaimed district. There are approximately 20,300 students attending schools in this district. The Diablo Valley College also has a branch campus located here that was opened in 2007. The city received the Tree City USA title in 2001.
There are many points of interest that may be enjoyed by residents of San Ramon real estate. The Forest Home Farms Historical Site is managed by the San Ramon Historic Foundation and includes the park and the Glass House Museum. Nearby parks provide trails and a variety of activities such as fishing, camping and hiking as well as horseback riding. The city provides numerous events such as the Art and Wind Festival and the Primo’s Run for Education as well as seasonal events.