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Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill, “At the Center of Everything,” is a vibrant, progressive city of over 33,000 residents, rich in educational resources, recreational open space, and a flourishing business community. The city is located in the heart of central Contra Costa County with Interstate-680 running north / south, connecting the City with Highway 24 to Oakland, the Bay Bridge, and San Francisco.

Pleasant Hill maintains a thriving, award-winning downtown and retail business district and is home to John F. Kennedy University and Diablo Valley College, a jewel among our region’s community colleges. Pleasant Hill boasts high-performing K-12 schools—one high school, three middle schools, and six elementary schools—all in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District.

Pleasant Hill is a wonderful place for families and offers a great location for commuters.


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