San Ramon is perfectly situated near bustling San Francisco, but peacefully removed from the stresses of urban living, and one of the most sought-after communities in the Bay Area.
The San Ramon Valley Unified School District—one of California’s best—ranks in the top 5% in statewide performance. And the San Ramon Valley is #1 in the Bay Area for the ratio of home price to school quality.
Then there are the 65 regional parks in the surrounding area offering scenic hiking, biking, and equestrian trails, including the popular Iron Horse Regional Trail. With so many prime recreation possibilities, residents can find plenty of ways to experience an active, healthy, and fulfilling lifestyle.
|City||Population||Median Home Value|
|01. Los Altos Hills||8,376||$5,135,900|
|05. West Menlo Park||3,830||$2,287,700|
|07. San Ramon||74,366||$1,008,400|
|09. Monte Sereno||3,514||$3,332,600|
|10. Los Altos||30,238||$3,338,600|
|12. Palo Alto||66,649||$3,084,500|
Niche Criteria: Public schools, crime rates, cost of living, and family-friendly amenities. Ranking based on data from the U.S. Census, FBI, BLS, CDC, and other data sources