San Pablo is located in West Contra Costa off of Interstate 80, minutes away from the Bay Area cultural centers of Berkeley, Oakland, and San Francisco. Interstate 80 is the principal route between the Bay Area and Sacramento. The City of San Pablo is between the cities of Pinole and Richmond, and the neighboring cities of El Cerrito And Hercules. Historically one of the oldest Spanish settlements in the region, San Pabloc has become a thriving residential and business community with a population of about 30,000 in an area of approximately three square miles. Located less than one hour away from international airports in Oakland and San Francisco, and will access to the local light rail transit system (BART), San Pablo is ideally situated for access to all points of the Bay Area.