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Pinole City

Contra Costa County, California

Pinole City Hall is located at 2131 Pear Street, Pinole, CA 94564.
Phone: 510‑724‑9000.


Located 20 miles northeast from San Francisco, the City of Pinole is situated on the shores of San Pablo Bay in West Contra Costa County Pinole is well connected to Contra Costa County and the rest of the Bay Area (San Francisco/Oakland) by State Route 4 and Interstates 80 and 680.

The City of Pinole was incorporated in 1903 and occupies a land area of approximately 5.45 square miles and a total area of 13.3 square miles in the western portion of Contra Costa County, including portions of San Pablo Bay. With a current population of 19,629 [2010], Pinole is a bedroom community within the San Francisco/Oakland employment centers. Pinole straddles Interstate 80 and includes areas overlooking San Pablo Bay in the northern part of the city. The city is characterized by regionally serving retail services along Interstate 80, a historic downtown area, gently rolling hills and steep hillsides on the north and south, and established residential neighborhoods. [1]

  1. City of Pinole, CA, General Plan Update, 2010, www.ci.pinole.ca.us, accessed August, 2015.

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