Pleasanton, California

Pleasanton: A city in Alameda County, California. It is located in the East Bay in eastern California. Pleasanton is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Pleasanton Museum and the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce.


Pleasanton is a city located in the county of Alameda in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 70,285. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 80,247 inhabitants.

The city was created 129 years ago in 1894.

Pleasanton locator map
Location of Pleasanton on California map.

Quick Facts about Pleasanton

Population : 80,247 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Alameda County
Different from : Pleasant Hill
Postal code : 94566, 94568, 94588
Phone Area Codes : 925
Water as percent of area : 0.63%
Land as percent of area : 99.37%
Altitude : 1,152 feet / 351 meters
Establishment : June 06, 1894 (129 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 14:10:57 (24th February 2024)
Population growth : 12.41% (2010-2020)
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Pleasanton is located at 37°39'45"N 121°52'29"W (37.6624300, -121.8746800).

Pleasanton map


The population of Pleasanton increased by 12.41% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 70,285 - census
2011 71,133 1.19% estimation process
2012 72,098 1.34% estimation process
2013 74,026 2.6% estimation process
2014 77,454 4.43% estimation process
2015 79,265 2.28% estimation process
2016 82,330 3.72% estimation process
2017 82,831 0.6% estimation process
2018 82,357 -0.58% estimation process
2019 81,777 -0.71% estimation process
2020 80,247 -1.91% estimation process

Pleasanton zip code is 94566. County name: Alameda, County fips: 06001

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People born in Pleasanton (19)

People born in Pleasanton, including Nobel prize winning chemical physicist William E. Moerner, musician Greg Christian, writer Ellen Brown, .


  • Jim Amaral (American painter) he was born in 03/03/1933
  • Randal J. Kirk (American businessman) he was born in 01/03/1954
  • Allison Whitbeck (American actress) she was born in 01/01/1984
  • Donna Theodore (American actor-singer) she was born in 25/07/1941
  • Jason Annicchero (American soccer player) he was born in 27/09/1975
  • Tony Furtado (American musician) he was born in 18/10/1967
  • Valerie Arioto (American softball player) she was born in 10/04/1989
  • Scott Perry (American football player) he was born in 11/03/1954
  • Stephen Piscotty (American baseball player) he was born in 14/01/1991
  • Samuel Kwong (American fencer) he was born in 01/01/1998
  • Joel Kribel (American golfer (1977-)) he was born in 27/01/1977
  • T. J. Friedl (baseball player (1995-)) he was born in 14/08/1995
  • Thomas Janjigian (US association football player) he was born in 10/11/1994
  • Tate Lovett (Artist) he was born in 23/08/2000
  • Jacob Akanyirige (US association football player) he was born in 30/12/2001
  • Isaiah Langley (American football cornerback) he was born in 13/10/1996

Schools in Pleasanton

College & universities near Pleasanton, CA

Code Name City ZIP
366401 Las Positas College Livermore (CA) 94551-7650
120290 Ohlone College Fremont (CA) 94539-0390
110574 California State University-East Bay Hayward (CA) 94542
459204 Unitek College Fremont (CA) 94538
111920 Chabot College Hayward (CA) 94545

Stations (55)

Amtrak & bus stations near Pleasanton, CA

Code Name Address Type
PLS Pleasanton, CA 4950 Pleasanton Avenue RAIL
DBP Dublin-Pleasanton, California 5801 Owens Drive BUS
LIV Livermore, California 2500 Railroad Avenue BUS
VAS Livermore, CA 575 South Vasco Road RAIL
FRT Fremont (San Joaquin Buses), California 999 Upper Mission Blvd BUS

Post offices near Pleasanton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pleasanton Post Office Pleasanton (CA) 94566
Hacienda Post Office Pleasanton (CA) 94588
Dublin Post Office Dublin (CA) 94568
Sunol Post Office Sunol (CA) 94586
Livermore Annex Post Office Livermore (CA) 94550

Other places with the same name (6)

  • Pleasanton , Texas human settlement in Atascosa County, Texas, United States of America with a population of 11,007 people.
  • Pleasanton , Kansas human settlement in Linn County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 1,158 people.
  • Pleasanton , Michigan township in Manistee County, Michigan with a population of 820 people.
  • Pleasanton , Nebraska village in Nebraska, United States with a population of 361 people.
  • Pleasanton , Iowa city in Iowa, United States with a population of 44 people.

Other cities in Alameda County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Alameda County , CA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Oakland 424,891 The third most populous city in California, Oakland is a major center for business, manufacturing, and culture.
Fremont 234,569 The fifth most populous city in California.
Hayward 157,966 The seventh most populous city in Alameda County, California.
Berkeley 122,726 The fourth most populous city in Alameda County, California.
Livermore 91,617 A city in Alameda County, California.
San Leandro 89,161 A city in Alameda County, California.
Alameda 78,841 A city in Alameda County, California.
Union City 74,107 A city in Placer County, California.
Dublin 66,936 The most populous city in Alameda County, California.
Castro Valley 61,388 A city in Alameda County, California.
Newark 49,699 A city in Alameda County, California.
Ashland 21,925 City in Boyd County, Kentucky, United States
Albany 20,031 City in Alameda County, California, United States
Cherryland 14,728 Census designated place
Emeryville 11,875 City in the United States state of California
Piedmont 11,335 City in California

Distance to Other Cities

Pleasanton distances to largest California cities