Castro Valley is a census-designated place located in Alameda County, California. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 57,292.
Castro Valley is one of the most populous unincorporated areas in California, if not the United States. This means it is governed by the county and does not have any city services. All efforts to date to incorporate Castro Valley have been voted down by its residents.
Castro Valley was the birthplace of Metallica bassist Cliff Burton and Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Jack Del Rio. It is also the hometown of Val Diamond, of Beach Blanket Babylon fame.
Web Sites and Links
Castro Valley OnlineContains a map of the town and links to member sites.
Lake ChabotSite dedicated to preserving the natural beauty of Anthony Chabot Regional Park includes information about the lake, rare plants, and preservation activities.
LouSan Bed and BreakfastLuxury lodgings serve breakfasts from "Treasures from Our Mothers' Kitchens." Rooms, rates, and directions.
MyCastroValley.comCommunity portal featuring a history of the town, message boards, news, and a directory of businesses, schools, and local government offices.