Walnut Creek Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Walnut Creek, CA

General Walnut Creek Information

State: California

County: Contra Costa County

Close cities: Clayton, CA, Moraga, CA, Pacheco, CA, Pleasant Hill, CA, Alamo, CA, Port Costa, CA, San Ramon, CA, Mountain View, CA, Orinda, CA, Concord, CA, Bay Point, CA, Diablo, CA, Danville, CA, Waldon, CA, Clyde, CA, Valle Vista, CA, Lafayette, CA, Martinez, CA, Crockett, CA, Benicia, CA, Vine Hill, CA

Walnut Creek Population (census data)
Total 63,286 (-2.4% since 2000)
Male 29,216 (46.2%)
Female 34,070 (53.8%)

Population Density: 3,179 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 178.0 (US Avg is 100)

Walnut Creek Elevation: 200 feet above sea level

Land Area: 19.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $75,911

Zip Codes: 94597, 94596, 94598, and 94595.

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Walnut Creek Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.6%)
  • Hispanic (6.0%)
  • Chinese (4.0%)
  • Two or more races (3.2%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Filipino (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.2%)
  • Japanese (1.1%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Korean (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (16.6%)
  • English (15.5%)
  • Irish (14.4%)
  • Italian (8.1%)
  • French (3.8%)
  • Scottish (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 11,747 people (18.6%)
  • Asia (50.3%)
  • Europe (33.3%)
  • Latin America (16.4%)

Local Walnut Creek Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NFL Football: San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Walnut Creek School Information

High Schools
Del Oro High (Continuation) (1963 Tice Valley Boulevard, Walnut Creek, CA, 94595 - Acalanes Union High District)
Las Lomas High (1460 South Main Street, Walnut Creek, CA, 94596 - Acalanes Union High District)
Northgate High (425 Castle Rock Road, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Mt. Diablo Unified District)
Middle Schools
Foothill Middle (2775 Cedro Lane, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Mt. Diablo Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Bancroft Elementary (2200 Parish Drive, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Mt. Diablo Unified District)
Buena Vista Elementary (2355 San Juan Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA, 94597 - Walnut Creek Elementary District)
Indian Valley Elementary (551 Marshall Drive, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Walnut Creek Elementary District)
Murwood Elementary (2050 Vanderslice Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA, 94596 - Walnut Creek Elementary District)
Parkmead Elementary (1920 Magnolia Way, Walnut Creek, CA, 94595 - Walnut Creek Elementary District)
Valle Verde Elementary (3275 Peachwillow Lane, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Mt. Diablo Unified District)
Walnut Acres Elementary (180 Cerezo Drive, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Mt. Diablo Unified District)
Walnut Heights Elementary (4064 Walnut Boulevard, Walnut Creek, CA, 94596 - Walnut Creek Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
Acalanes Center For Independent Study (1963 Tice Valley Boulevard, Walnut Creek, CA, 94595 - Acalanes Union High District)
Eagle Peak Montessori (800 Hutchinson Road, Walnut Creek, CA, 94598 - Mt. Diablo Unified District)
Walnut Creek Intermediate (2425 Walnut Boulevard, Walnut Creek, CA, 94597 - Walnut Creek Elementary District)

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