Clayton, California

Clayton is a quiet town located in the foothills of Mount Diablo, about 30 miles from San Francisco.

Buying a home in Clayton is the perfect option for outdoor enthusiasts. Walking Magazine has honored Clayton calling it one of the most walkable small cities in America. The city has over 400 acres of open space, along with 50 acres of parks.

Apart from its picturesque location, the city is also rich in history with its old buildings in the city centre, such as award winning City Hall, housed in the renovated DeMartini Winery. The historic downtown also offers a variety of shopping destinations and excellent restaurants.


Schools in Clayton

The schools are outstanding, and the Mt. Diablo Unified School District is recognized as one of the best districts in the state. Also, the close proximity of excellent higher educational facilities such as Hayward State University in Concord offers a wide variety of educational options for all residents.

Find out more about schools in Clayton here.


Real Estate in Clayton

View of Clayton, California- courtesy of Buyer's Broker Inc, specializing in Clayton California Real Estate.As presented by FBI Crime Statistics, the city of Clayton is the second safest city in the whole state of California. Homebuyers looking for a safe, gorgeous location to live and work with easy access to some of the state's best schools should definitely consider relocating to Clayton.

In April 2008, the average home sales price for a single family home or condo in Clayton was $730,300. While this data is collected from the MLS and deemed reliable, it is not guaranteed.


Points of interest in Clayton, California:

- City of Clayton Dog Park - a wonderful opportunity for dogs and their owners to spend a day of fun in this off-leash dog park.
Clayton Facts:
  • Area - 3.9 sq mi 
  • Population - 11,170
  • Median income - $107,448
  • Median age of residents - 40 years old