About Walnut Creek, California

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Walnut Creek is located in Contra Costa County, California, in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay Area, about 16 miles east of Oakland. It has a total area of 19.77 square miles, with 19.76 square miles of land and 0.01 square miles of water. The city’s elevation is 131 feet (40 meters). The city was incorporated in 1914. Walnut Creek has experienced steady growth since the mid-20th century, resulting in its transformation from a quiet suburb to a bustling city. The city has an estimated population of 68,864, as of the 2024 census. Walnut Creek is a microclimate city, with warm to hot dry summers and average daytime temperatures in the high 80s. The city is known for its network of creeks and abundance of walnut groves. Walnut Creek is home to Broadway Plaza, a major retail center in Contra Costa County. Walnut Creek has a rich cultural history and a thriving downtown. The city is home to the Lindsay Wildlife Museum, a facility featuring stage presentations and opportunities for visitors to interact with live animals. Walnut Creek also hosts the Walnut Festival, a September event featuring a big parade, carnival, tennis tournament, and foot race.

Services we offer in Walnut Creek :

E Waste Recycling
Hard Disk Destruction
Batteries Recycling
Fire Extinguisher Recycling

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