Hercules, California 

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Population

25,260

+9.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$100,267

Median Home Price

$610,100

Best Places to Live in Hercules, California

Regional center - Northern California coast at the head of San Francisco Bay. September, August and July are the most pleasant months in Hercules, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Year round climate
Attractive setting
Arts & culture
Cons
Soft economy
Crowding
Extreme living costs
 $649,900 
130 Bobolink Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1629 SqFt
 $1,264,000 
1045 Regatta Pt
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 4022 SqFt
 $1,165,000 
172 Watermark Ter
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 3239 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward Metro Area

A world-class city in every respect, the stunningly beautiful and culturally rich San Francisco is not only a unique place to visit but also to live. The area has a lot going for it: exceptional arts and cultural activities, plenty of history and sense of place, a strong commercial and financial core; and all the education and services anyone could want. The climate is one of the most unusual in the world, and the area is among the most ethnically and socially diverse in the country. The many world-famous tourist attractions- Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, the cable car system, hilltop residential enclaves, and the wine country to the north- mix with considerable local entertainment and culture to make the city one of the most interesting and fun places to live in the country.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Hercules
Zip Codes: 94547
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 155 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hercules is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hercules jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hercules's cost of living is 60.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hercules's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, August and July are the most pleasant months in Hercules, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Contra Costa county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hercules's population is 25,260 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 41.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hercules is $610,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Hercules public schools spend $13,085 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.6 students per teacher in Hercules. More Education



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Reviews for Hercules   2 Reviews
Hercules - 7/27/2014
Hercules is in the San Francisco Bay area. It is located on San Pablo Bay which moderates the temperature. Hercules is typically cooler than Concord in Summer. It can... Read More

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Living condition and transportation - 7/23/2009
Would like to find out more about the living condition in Hercules and the surrounding areas as well, as well as the transportation to and from the Bay... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN HERCULES
$649,900
130 Bobolink Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$1,264,000
1045 Regatta Pt
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$1,165,000
172 Watermark Ter
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$3,750
1115 Earnest St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,099,000
1105 Regatta Pt
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$660,000
202 Meadowlark Way
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$754,800
202 Starling Way
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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