About the Community of San Ramon
San Ramon (Spanish: San Ramón; meaning Saint Raymond”) is a city in Contra Costa County, California, United States. It is a suburban city of the San Francisco Bay Area, and lies in the San Ramon Valley. San Ramon’s population was 72,148 as of the 2010 U.S. Census, with an estimated population of 74,378 in 2012.
Major annual events include the Art and Wind Festival on Memorial Day weekend, the Fourth of July Picnic and Fireworks Show, and the Primo’s Run for Education in October. San Ramon’s public schools are part of the acclaimed San Ramon Valley Unified School District, serving approximately 30,300 students. In 2007, Diablo Valley College opened a branch campus in San Ramon. The city is also home to California High School, founded in 1973 and ranked 250th best high school in the United States by Newsweek.
The topography of San Ramon is varied, featuring a mix of the rolling hills of the Diablo Range and the flatter basin of the San Ramon Valley. The city is predominantly urban and residential; however much of the land around the city’s perimeter regions remains undeveloped, and is covered by grasslands and oak tree orchards. During the drier months the grasses are golden; with the precipitation of winter and spring, the grasses turn green.
All information about San Ramon courtesy of Wikipedia.
Learn more about the neighborhoods of San Ramon Real Estate:
- Bent Creek Real Estate
- Bollinger Hills Real Estate
- Norris Canyon Estates Real Estate
- Twin Creeks Real Estate