Walnut Creek, CA

Walnut Creek encompasses 500 acres of the Contra Costa County. Walnut Creek was the eighth city in Contra Costa County. Centrally located in the county, Walnut Creek acts as the central hub of activity and traffic. Highways 680 and 24, and the Bay Area Rapid Transit stations service the city and make it one of Contra Costa Counties most urbanized cities.

Walnut Creek manages to preserve the old town feel even after its urbanization. Walnut Creek’s downtown area is filled with shops, markets, and restaurants of excellent quality. The town features many of the amenities of San Francisco, but without the feel of the large city.

The residential surroundings reflect the old town rural atmosphere. The area features many parks, public facilities and public transportation. Mount Diablo is located to the Southeast and provides the area with spectacular views.