Welcome to Danville
Danville is known as the “Heart of the San Ramon Valley,” Danville offers the perfect blend of upscale amenities and small-town charm. Its quaint character and convenient location just 30 miles east of San Francisco make it the perfect place to work, live, and play. Incorporated in 1982 and located in Contra Costa County, the Town comprises 18 square miles with a population of approximately 43,146. Danville is known for its small-town atmosphere and its outstanding quality of life.
Danville’s historic downtown features shops, restaurants, and art galleries that draw people from throughout the area. You’ll find epicurean adventures around every corner, like upscale eateries with one-of-a-kind menus and pizzerias with family-friendly fare. The community enjoys natural creeks, hiking and biking trails, and dedicated open space.
One of Danville's most desirable attributes is its sense of community. The town hosts a wonderful array of events throughout the year from Farmer's Markets to street fairs to holiday celebrations. The Town's highly rated schools, executive homes, and unending recreational activities (including hiking, biking, swimming and more) add to the town's unparalleled appeal.
The Town of Danville offers classes and activities throughout the year for everyone. Cooking classes, swim lessons, aerobic classes, theatre, sports and so much more!
Danville parks are always full of sports from Little League baseball (Danville Little League), softball (SRVGAL), swim meets (Del Amigo Swim Team, Crow Canyon Sea Lions, Danville Sea Devils, Sycamore Stingrays are just a few), Rugby (Danville Oak Rugby), Water Polo (680 Water Polo), Soccer (Mustang Soccer) and so much more.
Many Danville schools have received California Distinguished awards.
Danville’s schools are in the San Ramon Valley Unified School district.
The Town of Danville owns, operates and maintains over 167 acres of parkland, most of which is used for active recreation. Six community parks which include amenities such as children’s play equipment, sports fields, picnic areas, bocce ball courts, a dog park, and walking trails. In addition, 20 acres have been improved with trails or special use facilities.
For more information on the Town of Danville parks, click here