Concord was the nation's top growth city last year, says U-Haul

  • Buyers that look for homes in nearby Walnut Creek usually end up purchasing in Concord.
  • The city's median home price is still below $500,000.
  • Just outside of Concord, the city of Clayton has been a hot housing market.

A roughly 40-mile drive from San Francisco, the city of Concord is attracting a number of new residents. A primary reason for Concord’s attractiveness, housing affordability.