Pleasanton, California - Facts & Figures
Pleasanton, California is a largely residential suburb in the San Francisco Bay area. It is an affluent city, ranked the wealthiest middle-sized city in 2005 and 2007 by the Census Bureau. Pleasanton has made Money Magazine's list of "The Best Places to Live," as well as Forbes selection as one of "Americans' Top Hometown Spots." In recent years, Pleasanton has been very successful in drawing companies to their town; including Safeway, The Cooper Companies, Shaklee, CooperVision, Clorox, BMC Software, and Applied Biosystems. The presence of all these businesses adds income, people and housing to the very healthy economy of Pleasanton.
- Population: 71,215
- Industries: Professional, scientific, and technical services; Computer and electronic products; Construction; Finance and insurance; Broadcasting and telecommunications; Public administration; Accommodation and food services
- Area Codes: 925
- ZIP Codes: 94566, 94588
- Surrounding Cities: Fremont, CA; Dublin, CA; Sunol, CA; Livermore, CA; San Ramon, CA; Fairview, CA; Blackhawk-Camino Tassajara, CA; Fremont, CA; Union City, CA