Why live in Concord? Concord California is a safe place to live, play, and work. Known as a true northern California original, Concord has a vibe that’s all its own. In the immediate area surrounding downtown, are high-density apartment and condominium projects, where residents have quick proximity to public transportation and park access.
The focal point of Concord is Todos Santos Plaza, covering an entire city block of downtown, with it’s landmark clock, farmers markets, summer concerts and surrounding restaurants and shopping.
Evening strollers and visitors get caught up in moments and experiences that you can’t find anywhere else but the unique downtown of Concord.
Concord is the largest city in Contra Costa County, lying in the center of the San Francisco East Bay at the base of Mt Diablo. With a population over 130,000, Concord has become the place to go for it's community events.
Bordered on the west by Pleasant Hill and the unincorporated community of Pacheco, Concord also has Walnut Creek to the south, Clayton to the southeast, and Pittsburg and the community of Bay Point is northeast. The county seat, Martinez is located almost immediately adjacent to Concord on the northwest.