Walnut Creek is home to around 69,000 residents. Walnut Creek has many top rated schools, as well as lots of great places to go for a hike, such as Castle Rock State Park, Old Borges Ranch, and even the entrance to Mount Diablo State Park. The downtown area is very populated with great stores and restaurants and is home to the renovated Broadway Plaza. Walnut Creek has easy access to both 24 and 680 freeways, and offers the Walnut Creek BART station. For more information on the city, please see city website below. To check which schools go to each location, please find the school finders below for the school districts in Walnut Creek. There