If you're looking for reasons to choose Pittsburg as your next home, you will be glad to find one of the most beautiful communities in eastern Contra Costa County, California. Its location at the confluence of Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers will allow you to enjoy the amazing recreational opportunities that this area offers. Moreover, it is located close to some of the bigger cities in the area through a vast network of roads, rail lines and airports. Housing prices are relatively low, in comparison to areas around it, while the standard of living is exceptionally high. Being primarily an industrial city, employment opportunities are also abundant.
The nature lover in you will find Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve to be an absolute gem. Enjoy hiking, picnicking or nature study in 5,375 acres of open area. Play golf among the rolling hills and eucalyptus trees at the 18-hole stunning Delta View Golf Club. Enjoy time with family and friends at the beautiful Small World Park or visit Pittsburg Marina to take part in exciting water-related activities. The local Recreation Department provides a variety of amenities and sports facilities at 20 lovely parks and open spaces around the city.
Dining in Pittsburg is a blend of the old and the new. Visit Old Town Pittsburg to enjoy eating at unique restaurants in a stunning historical setting. Century Plaza offers casual franchise dining that kids will love while Railroad Ave is the place for a variety of dining options for you to explore. Shop at the quaint little streets on Railroad Ave or revert back to Old Town Pittsburg for a truly unique shopping experience. Retail stores like Walmart, Target and Burlington Coat Factory are located close by, providing the best bargain shopping.
Three excellent school districts serve Pittsburg, including Pittsburg Unified School District, Mt Diablo School District and Antioch School District, with two high schools, two junior high schools, one middle school and ten elementary schools that serve the region. There are also some excellent private schools providing quality education to local students. Pittsburg is home to Los Medanos College, a two year community college where residents can pursue associate's degrees, or build a foundation for a four-year institution.
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