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2022 Best Places to Live in Contra Costa County

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  1. #2 Best Places to Live in Contra Costa County.

    San Ramon

    Town in California,

    220 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I've lived here in San Ramon since 1995. My wife and I raised our children here after moving from Vallejo. The school system was great at the time and children have all graduated from Cal High and...Crime was nearly non-existent when we moved here, but the new Next Door app indicates that there is more crime than meets the eye. Petty theft, car break ins and package theft are now commonplace. ...Jobs? There is Bishop Ranch where many businesses flourish. Chevron, Bank of the West, 24 Hour Fitness, Toyota and more. Not everyone will find a job here and so that makes San Ramon a sort of...Housing: Once upon a time, you could buy a house on the cheap if you bought long ago, think 1990's and then the recession. That no longer exists and housing is EXPENSIVE! My home increased...Love it!.

    Read 220 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 81,344,

  2. #8 Best Places to Live in Contra Costa County.

    Walnut Creek

    Town in California,

    193 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says The downtown is amazing! There are countless stores to choose from, and each and every single one of the stores are all super-duper trendy and glamorous. I really appreciate having the privilege of....

    Read 193 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 69,836,

  3. #12 Best Places to Live in Contra Costa County.

    Danville

    Suburb of Oakland, CA,

    94 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Our primary drivers for moving here were the schools, safety, and charm. We like it here overall. However, previous posts are accurate. There seems to be a wine mom dynamic (weird fake lips and all)....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 44,933,

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