Danville is a town located in the San Ramon Valley in Contra Costa County, California. It is situated east of San Francisco, and has a population of around 45,000 people. Danville was first settled in the 1850s, and was named after Daniel Inman, a local landowner who donated land to the town.
Danville is known for its picturesque setting and small-town charm. The town has a historic downtown area, with a number of shops, restaurants, and galleries. The downtown area is also home to the Village Theatre and Art Gallery, which hosts a variety of cultural events throughout the year.
Danville is also home to a number of parks and recreational facilities, including the Danville Community Center, the Danville Farmers’ Market, and the Iron Horse Regional Trail. The town is surrounded by open space, with access to hiking and biking trails in the surrounding hills.
Danville is served by the San Ramon Valley Unified School District, which is known for its high-performing schools. The town is also home to a number of private schools, including San Domenico School and Monte Vista High School.
Despite its small size, Danville has a vibrant and active community. The town hosts a number of annual events and festivals, including the Danville Fine Arts Faire and the Danville Half Marathon. Danville is also home to a number of community organizations, including the Danville Area Chamber of Commerce and the Danville Rotary Club.