Belmont: A Ravishing City In California

A beautiful, peaceful housing community...

Notable for its forested hills, San Francisco Bay outlook, and spans of open space. A city with a demographic of around 28,000 people located in San Mateo County, the boundary between San Jose and San Francisco.

Belmont is a peaceful housing community in the core of the wealthy culture and technology Bay Area. It is a small town with an atmosphere that is quiet and serene, secure, and desirable environment to reside. Individuals in the neighborhood have a powerful sense of belonging and fulfillment of the City’s resources; thus, people are better educated and connected.

Living in Belmont City provides an urban atmosphere for residents, and most of the inhabitants own their homes. Going back to the year 1940s, Belmont became a shipping point of flowers, at the same time was regarded as the country’s chrysanthemum center, a distinction it lost following the removal of Japanese American flower producers from the region during the World War II.

Thus, there are many restaurants, parks, and shops in Belmont, although public schools’ highly rated in the City. Numerous sanitariums were also constructed there, including a neuropsychiatric center, and the society grew as a southeastern housing area of San Francisco in the second half of the 20th century.

What the City is known best

Belmont is regarded as a healthy, secure, and community location to reside, a family-friendly society that crossed the obstacle by implementing no-smoking laws, one of the nation’s most substantial issues.

In the urbanized Bay Area, the community promotes a small town vibe while preserving a low crime rate levels. Thus, the quality of life in the City exceeds other nations. Belmont ranked the number 11 in the Top 25 towns in America to live as well as to the “Forbes” magazine 2009 issue.

Moreover, Belmont citizens also participate in a sustainable quality of life through shopping at the Farmer’s Market, and in the South Caltrain Parking Lot, the residents can select new and locally produced bread and pastries, as well as vegetables and fruits.

The climate drives the culture in Belmont, ranging from 40 degrees Fahrenheit during winter and up to 80 degrees during the summers. Thus, the City is an ideal place to live while appreciating excellent outdoors throughout the year. They can spend their time in Alexander Park, The Meadow, Redwood, and The Buckeye wherein they can have their leisure and can spend it with their families.

Numerous companies are present in the City, which gives opportunities to individuals living.  Among the top employers in the City are:

  • Oracle Corporation- An American multinational company for computer technology. The firm sells software and technology database, and more, particularly their database management systems products.
  • Cengage- Is a company of more exceptional educational content, technology, and services. Their facility includes K-12 and library markets all over the world.
  • Nikon Corporation- This is a multinational Japanese company operating in imaging and optics products.

Belmont City has long recognized for offering sporting clubs with outstanding contemporary grounds and equipment. They are offering free use of sports grounds for the community’s children.

Moreover, the City also celebrates its Community Race Day this year at the Ascot Racecourse. Individuals can experience the amusement of watching live thoroughbred horse racing. Thus, the racing industry is a significant component of the City, and they are presenting it for the benefit of society.

Business owners and residents of Belmont City can take advantage of the free tickets while needing only a proof of residency.

Some people may think that the Belmont Stakes, the final leg of the Triple Crown races, is held here at the Belmont City. But, it was in Belmont Park located at Elmont, New York that the famous horse racing event takes place yearly.

There are betting sites online available for all. Somehow, people can still bet the Belmont Stakes despite wherever they are situated. Same as with the other horse races.

Not only that Belmont City provides individuals with this event, but at the same time it has its parks and reserves that caters to all activities in the neighborhood such as; jogging, walking, sports activities, and even families can have their picnics.

  • Centenary Park - Located near the Swan River, along the corner of Hardy Road and Daly Street,  this park is excellent for both a brief walk and a long walk starting point. It also provides facilities like a cricket pitch which mostly performed during summer days.
  • Gerry Archer Athletic Center - This venue features a 400-meter grassed athletic track, discus, long jump pits, and javelin fields for all athletic field activities. The center’s location is at the corner of Abernethy Road and Leach Highway in Cloverdale. Thus, the place is also accessible for hire to colleges. Spectators can sit back and enjoy sporting activities and carnivals in the pavilion and grassed embankments. Over the winter, most individuals like to play soccer in the field.
  • Swan River Foreshore - This scenic view stretches from Goodwood Parade boat ramp passing Adachi and Harvey Parks, and Ascot Waters to Ivy Street. The river is 10 kilometers long, and officials are doing extensive restorations and collect funding to preserve the beauty of nature further.

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