With its sprawling green hills and lush landscape, Dublin, California is going to impress you. Named after Dublin, Ireland, this Golden State city is the second-fastest growing in the state, and because of its gorgeous scenery and proximity to San Francisco, Dublin is one of the most desirable places to live in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Are you looking for a family-friendly, diverse and welcoming community? Are you hoping for a city with beautiful scenery that takes your breath away? Are you looking for a vibrant, entrepreneurial, innovative and artistic city to call home? If you answered yes to all three questions, then Dublin may be the place for you.

If you’re hoping to live somewhere in close proximity to some great hikes, favorites include Dublin Hills Regional Park and Iron Horse Park which offer hiking trails ranging in distances from 3-6 miles. Or, if you are interested in meeting other families in the area, head to Alamo Creek Park in the summer and take part in a community-wide camping event.

Dublin is family-friendly, and has numerous festivals and events appropriate for all ages, such as: the well-known Saint Patrick’s Day celebration, or ArcFest Dublin’s annual film festival.

Dublin is approximately:

  • 20 miles from the Oakland Airport
  • 34 miles from the San Francisco International Airport
  • 35 miles from San Francisco’s Financial District
  • 2,551 miles from New York City
  • 5,078 miles as the crow flies from Dublin, Ireland