Welcome to Orinda CA
Population Approx 18,681
Located in Southwest Contra Costa within 28 minutes (17.8 miles )of down town San Francisco you will find Orinda. Originally a rural area know for its summer cabins and ranching ,Orinda is now home to many affluent suburban professionals and their families. Orinda is a family orientated community which offers its residents a more serene setting in contract to the more urban setting of the surrounding cities, with a high percentage of collage graduates with advanced or graduate degrees. Orinda offers a small town atmosphere along with a strong feeling of communal pride. Exclusive neighborhoods country clubs ,abound this scenic town nestled into the wilderness of the east side of the Oakland Hills. Private golf and tennis clubs low crime rate and its premier public school system along with great freeway access and its own Bart station add to this upscale community. Forbes magazine ranked Orinda as the second most friendly town in America. Home appreciation in the past year has been 20.10 %.
Orinda is a family orientated community which offers its residents a more serene setting in contract to the more urban setting of the surrounding cities, with a high percentage of collage graduates with advanced or graduate degrees.
1996 The city of Orinda won a Trail Town USA designation for it ‘s planning of its trail system which begins down town and connects with regional trails. The trail connects Orinda to the Lafayette Resevoir. Orinda plays host to the Internationally known California Shakespeare Theatre from June to October every year. September you will find collections of classic automotives as Orinda plays host to The Orinda Classic Car Show.