Welcome to Orinda California. Located 15 miles east of San Francisco, Orinda is known for its beautiful weather, fantastic community, outdoor recreation and top rated schools.
Downtown Orinda is filled with restaurants and boutique shops with the historic Orinda Theater taking center stage. Local activities for all ages include Farmers Market, Concerts in the Park, Classic Car show, Film Festival, 4th of July Parade and California Shakespeare Theater.
Consisting of 12sq miles and a population of 19,0000 Orinda is made up of neighborhoods, which each have their own distinct character. A few notables are Orinda Country Club, Sleepy Hollow, Del Rey, El Toyonal, Charles Hill, The Downs, Glorietta, Ivy and Wilder.
Orinda has four elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. They are noted for their academic and athletic excellence and are consistently ranked among the best in California.
With Orinda’s natural setting you are surrounded by many parks, trails, open spaces and reservoirs making this the perfect place for the outdoor enthusiast.
People love Orinda and Forbes Magazine ranked it the second most friendly town in America.