About El Sobrante, California

El Sobrante is a census-designated place (CDP) in Contra Costa County, California, United States. The population was 12,669 at the 2010 census. The Spanish name 'El Sobrante' translates to 'leftover', 'remainder', 'extra' or 'surplus' in English.

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El Sobrante Facts

  • Population Total: 12669
  • Square Miles: 2.765
  • Area Code: 510
  • Elevation: 187
  • Postal Codes: 94803, 94820
  • Timezone: Pacific