El Sobrante is a community of about 12,670 people located in the northeast section of District 1. The greater El Sobrante Valley includes portions that are within the City of Richmond.
Primary government service providers:
El Sobrante Municipal Advisory Council (ESMAC) A volunteer board of residents, appointed by Supervisor Gioia, that advises the Board of Supervisors on local issues.
Contra Costa County Sheriff's Department
Contra Costa County Fire Protection District
West Contra Costa Unified School District
West County Wastewater District (sewage)
Republic Sanitary Service (garbage; contracted by the County)