About Walnut Creek
Located just across the bay from San Francisco, about 16 miles east of the city of Oakland, Walnut Creek offers quick and easy access to the excitement of a vibrant city and the charm of hometown California, all in one central location. In a sunny, upscale and comfortable environment, at the base of Mt. Diablo, the city brings together an eclectic collection of culture, cuisine, award-winning shopping, sports facilities and more!
Ideal for people at any age & stage of their life, Walnut Creek boasts peaceful, family friendly neighborhoods, an excellent school district, as well as a bustling downtown. If you're interested in theater, ballet, comedy, or literary events, you can check out a show at the Lesher Center for the Arts. For animal lovers, the Lindsay Wildlife Experience is the country's very first wildlife hospital, as well as an educational museum specializing in native California Wildlife.
Self-described as "Cali-politan", Walnut Creek boasts a laid back California charm with the vibrant hustle & bustle of urban life.
MEDIAN HOME VALUE: $1,123,800
MEDIAN GROSS INCOME: $105,948
MEDIAN GROSS RENT: $2,093