About Danville

The beautiful Town of Danville, tucked in the picturesque San Ramon Valley, is a friendly place with a heavy emphasis on community. The Iron Horse Regional Trail runs through Danville, which is nestled near the foothills of Mount Diablo.

Danville is often called “The Heart of the San Ramon Valley” because of its close proximity to San Ramon, Diablo, Alamo and Walnut Creek. Asia Pacific Airlines has its headquarters here, and the largest employers in the area include Costco, Safeway and Marshall’s.


Homes for Sale in Danville, CA

The sprawling estate homes, cozy single-family houses and beautiful condominiums make up the majority of homes for sale in Danville, CA. Whether you’re looking for something in the downtown area, within close proximity to dining, shopping and other amenities, or you prefer to be on the outskirts of town, we can help you find homes for sale in Danville that meet your needs.

About the Danville Real Estate Market

The Danville real estate market, like many others in the area, is exceptional in that many of the homes for sale here feature spacious lots, luxury appointments and close proximity to local conveniences.

Schools in Danville

Children who live in Danville are part of the award-winning San Ramon Valley Unified School District. In addition to the public schools, there are a number of private schools in and around the city.

Elementary Schools

  • Creekside
  • Green Valley
  • Greenbrook
  • John Baldwin
  • Montair
  • Sycamore Valley
  • Tassajara Hills
  • Vista Grande

Middle Schools

  • Charlotte Wood
  • Del Amigo Continuation
  • Diablo Vista
  • Los Cerros

High Schools

  • Del Amigo Continuation
  • Monte Vista
  • San Ramon Valley

Colleges and Universities Near Danville

  • Saint Mary’s College of California
  • California State University East Bay
  • Diablo Valley College
  • Holy Names University
  • Las Positas College
  • Merritt College
  • Mills College
  • SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary
  • Chabot College
  • Los Medanos College
  • Patten University

Dining, Shopping and Entertainment

Danville is home to the Blackhawk Shopping Plaza, where you’ll find all the major retailers and a handful of chain restaurants. Most of the freestanding restaurants and shops in Danville are located along San Ramon Valley Boulevard, which runs somewhat parallel to I-680.

Things to Do in Danville

There are several points of interest in this charming town, including:

  • Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site
  • Museum of the San Ramon Valley
  • Blackhawk Museum

We’re also close to the Crow Canyon Country Club, Diablo Country Club and Blackhawk Country Club.

There are a number of state and community parks in Danville, as well, including a dog park and:

  • Mount Diablo State Park
  • Las Trampas Regional Wilderness
  • Danville South
  • Diablo Vista
  • Hap Magee Ranch
  • Oak Hill
  • Osage Station
  • Sycamore Valley

The Town of Danville maintains more than 167 acres of parkland containing playgrounds, sports fields, picnic areas and walking trails.

Commute Times From Danville

Danville is located on the east side of I-680 between the Las Trampas Regional Wilderness and Mount Diablo. With convenient access to the freeway and the availability of the County Connection Transit Agency, which runs through the town, it’s a great place for commuters and those who want to live close enough to major cities without sacrificing space and an exceptional quality of life.

Search for Homes for Sale in Danville, CA With a Local Expert

When you’re ready to find homes for sale in Danville, CA, we’d love to help you. Call us at 925-330-0886   or contact us online to let us know what you want from your next house—we’ll help you find it.