With over 1,200 acres of open parks and land, the city of Pleasanton has something for everyone. From premium shopping to gourmet dining, Pleasanton has a rich history with a small town feel. Take a walk back in time through Downtown Pleasanton, named one of the best places to live by Money Magazine for the cities offering of art, culture, access to public transportation and community of homes and estates with views of rolling hills and vineyards. Situated in the fast-growing Tri-Valley Region, Pleasanton is a family-oriented community of more than 70,000 residents and home to a thriving business community. Its location at the junction of I-580 and I-680 places Pleasanton proximate to the major business markets of Silicon Valley, San Francisco and the Central Valley and two Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) stations, along with the Altamont Corridor Express commuter train and regional bus service provide transportation and commuting options. Pleasanton’s more than 1,200 acres of surrounding parks, trails and open spaces offer residents spectacular vistas and a wealth of recreational opportunities.