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Concord is the #7 of the 10 best places in the world to retire.

Concord is the largest city in Contra Costa County, California. At the 2010 census, the city had a population of 122,067 making it the 8th largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area. Founded in 1869 as the community of Todos Santos by Salvio Pacheco, the name was changed to Concord within months. The city is a major regional suburban East Bay center within the San Francisco Bay Area and is 29 miles east of San Francisco.


Concord jobs have increased by 1.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. The unemployment rate in Concord is 2.8%


Compared to the rest of the country, Concord's cost of living is 58.5% higher than the U.S. average.


June, September, and May are the most pleasant months in Concord, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Concord's population is 128,160 people.
Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.6%.


Concord public schools spend $11,914 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24.1 students per teacher in Concord.


Average Commute time is 33.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes.


The median home cost in Concord is $599,200.
Home appreciation in the last 10 years has been 5.2%.

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