About Alamo

As one of San Francisco’s most charming suburbs, Alamo is tucked between Walnut Creek and Danville just off I-680. Convenient for commuters and steeped in natural beauty with views of Mount Diablo, Alamo may be the perfect place for you to call home.


Homes for Sale in Alamo, CA

Whether you’re looking for a spacious estate home on the outskirts of town you’d prefer to live in a cozy condominium off Danville Boulevard, you’ll find a home that meets your needs in our Alamo real estate listings. You’ll discover a wide variety of architectural styles in this friendly community, from quaint cottages to large, contemporary estates; there really is something for everyone here.

About Alamo Real Estate

When you browse our Alamo real estate listings, you’ll find that we have vacant land that’s ideal for building your dream home. Whether you want something surrounded by towering trees or you’d prefer to enjoy clear views of Mount Diablo from your front porch, you’ll find the ideal piece of land for sale in Alamo.

Schools in Alamo

Children who live in Alamo are part of the San Ramon Valley Unified School District. Public schools serving Alamo include:

  • Alamo Elementary
  • Rancho Romero Elementary
  • Stone Valley Middle
  • San Ramon Valley High

Several colleges and universities are located near Alamo, as well, including Saint Mary’s College of California in Moraga and Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill. You’ll also find several in nearby Oakland, including:

  • California College of the Arts
  • Holy Names University
  • Merritt College
  • Mills College
  • Patten University
  • SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary

Dining, Shopping and Entertainment

Alamo has its own collection of bistros, restaurants and cantinas, as well as the Alamo Plaza Shopping Center and a handful of locally owned shops. Many people living here travel to Walnut Creek’s Broadway Plaza shopping mall and to the numerous shops in Oakland, where several big-box stores and a multitude of restaurants are located.

Things to Do in Alamo, CA

Alamo is located near the Round Hill Country Club, Diablo Country Club and the Boundary Oak Golf Course—all exceptional venues—and there are several other attractions within a short drive, as well.

The Alamo Parks and Recreation Department operates and maintains a number of public parks, including:

  • The Alamo School sports field and batting cages
  • Andrew H. Young Park
  • Hap Magee Ranch Park
  • Livorna Park
  • Rancho Romero School sports field and park

Commute Times From Alamo

Alamo is conveniently located on the west side of I-680 just south of its junction with CA-24. From Alamo to:

Find Homes for Sale in Alamo, CA Today

When you’re ready to find homes for sale in Alamo, CA, call the area experts at 925-330-0886 or contact us online. We can show you any listing in the area, and we’re looking forward to helping you find your way home.