Community spotlight: Orinda

  • Orinda's median home value sits at roughly $1.4 million.

  • The city has a Trail Town USA designation.
  • The city has been cited by Forbes and Business Insider as a top suburb nationally.

A family-oriented, semi-rural community, Orinda is considered one of the top suburbs in America for a number of reasons.

Located to the east of Berkeley in Contra Costa County, Orinda boasts top schools, affluent residents, luxury homes, a touted trail system and minimal crime.