Concord is the 8th largest city in all of the San Francisco Bay Area and the largest city in Contra Costa County. Located 29 miles northeast of San Francisco, 22 miles northeast from Oakland, 65 miles southwest of Sacramento, and 51 miles north of San Jose, Concord is considered a major regional suburban East Bay center within the San Francisco Bay Area.
Founded in 1869 by Salvio Pacheco, it is named as the community of Todos Santos (All the Saints), which was then changed to Concord. The city’s focal point is the Todos Santos Plaza, which is home to the farmer’s market, summer night concerts, and restaurants.
Home to numerous historical and beautiful regional parks like the Mount Diablo State Park, the infamous six-flags Waterworld Water Park, year-round concerts at the Concord Pavilion and Todos Santos Plaza, shopping and dining at the Sun Valley Mall, and children’s amusement park Pixieland Amusement Park, Concord offers an array of indoor and outdoor activities to all ages.
The city holds numerous community events to celebrate holidays throughout the year. From its weekly Farmer’s Market, Arts & Wine Festivals, annual holiday celebrations, to street parades and festivities, there are unending activities for all the young, young-at-heart, and families to enjoy all year-round. For more information on the city’s on-going community events visit the following sites:
Concord is part of the Mount Diablo Unified School District.
· Carondelet High School (private)
· De La Salle High School (private)
To get a snapshot of Concord’s “real-time” real estate activities, click on CONCORD’S REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT. It provides you all the Active, Pending, and Sold properties within the last 3 months. You can customize your report and receive the most current, on-going market update delivered in your inbox by signing up.
Below is a list of Concord’s Featured Properties, which is directly linked to the Multiple Listing Service (MLS), the database used by all Realtors to search available properties. The list is fed “live” so it will constantly change as similar new properties go for sale. Please use the Advance Search tool in the navigation bar below for a more customized property search.