Welcome to Pleasanton

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Pleasanton  was ranked #4 on the 2014 “America’s 50 Best Cities to Live In” list by USA Today, and Money Magazine included on its list of the “Fifty Best Cities to Live In.” In 2013, NerdWallet named Pleasanton the third wealthiest city in terms of earnings in the country. The city’s highly educated population supports a preeminent school system that ranks among the best in California. The downtown is a charming historic destination with a plentiful mix of shops, services and restaurants, while nearby Stoneridge Mall features more than 165 specialty stores. The city is home to the headquarters of Safeway, Inc. (3,000 employees), and a large (4,000 employees) Kaiser Permanente office. More than 1,200 acres of surrounding parks, open space and trails offer spectacular vistas and abundant recreational opportunities. Pleasanton is located 25 miles west of Oakland.

Quick Facts

Population

82,267

Female

42,752

Male

39,515

  • White
    42,066
    53.2%
  • Hispanic
    7,690
    9.7%
  • Asian alone
    24,222
    30.6%
  • Black
    1,500
    1.9%
Median Home Price

$ 828,900

Average Income

$130,170

Median resident age

42 years

Pleasanton Schools

SchoolGradesSchool LevelState Ranking/# of SchoolsStudent/Teacher Ratio
Alisal ElementaryK-5Elementary2017: 675/569224.1
Amador Valley High9-12High2017: 43/202124.7
Donlon ElementaryK-5Elementary2017: 375/569225.7
Fairlands ElementaryK-5Elementary2017: 133/569227
Foothill High9-12High2017: 52/202123.6
Hacienda Child Development CenterPK-KPrivate–: –/–12
Hacienda School1-6Private–: –/–6.2
Harvest Park Middle6-8Middle2017: 39/250823.8
Harvest Park Preschool Center–: –/–
Henry P. Mohr ElementaryK-5Elementary2017: 135/569227
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