Moraga is a suburban town located in Contra Costa County, Moraga is a valley, surrounded by rolling hills (green in the winter, brown in the summer) and grazing cows. Residents enjoy walking or biking many trails in the Lamorinda area (Lafayette, Moraga, Orinda areas).
Moraga is well known for its school district, which attracts many people from surrounding cities, such as Berkeley,
California, Walnut Creek, and even as far away as Martinez, California.
Moraga has a Mediterranean climate, with warm, dry summers and cool, wet winters. In the summer, morning fog is a common occurrence, but it usually burns off by the late morning or early afternoon, giving way to clear skies the rest of the day. Most of the annual rainfall comes during the winter.