El Sobrante

El Sobrante is a small community located in Contra Costa County, California.

Situated less than half an hour from major cities like San Francisco, El Sobrante maintains the beauty of its natural surroundings and the charm of a small town. Due to the close proximity of Tilden Park and the San Pablo Reservoir, residents and visitors enjoy an abundance of outdoor activities including hiking and fishing.

 

El Sobrante Real Estate

There are many various neighborhoods in El Sobrante and each represents different styles of houses ranging from modern style homes to old-style ranch houses.

 

Points of interest in El Sobrante, California:

- Bay Area Storytelling Festival - an annual festival held in the Spring featuring outstanding storytellers from around the world telling various stories, such as folk tales, family stories, fables, recollections, ghost stories, tall tales, fairy tales, and classic stories from many cultures.

 

El Sobrante Facts:

  • Area - 3.1 sq mi 
  • Population - 12,260
  • Median income - $59,342
  • Median age of residents - 38 years old