Welcome to Hercules
The city of Hercules is located within minutes of both San Francisco and Napa. Coupled with a unique history and thriving community, Hercules evolved from a small company town to a bustling and thriving community.The California Powder Works company was a part of this revolution and played a key role in the formation of the city now known as Hercules.
Boasting a diverse mix of many ethnic groups amongst it’s 25,000 residents, the family-oriented community has bold plans for a new town center, a lively new waterfront, and an exciting new train and ferry terminal. There is an abundance of open space areas and trails throughout the community, providing the opportunity for spotting various types of wildlife and offering dazzling views of the bay. Hercules also has two community and five neighborhood parks.
Hercules, California is a beautiful, waterfront community with manicured homes, safe neighborhoods, dedicated open space, access to roads, rails, and trails. The city prides itself on it’s walkability and sense of community. What was once a drive-through city as a means to get to other East Bay homes, Hercules has evolved into a local and scenic destination. From farmers markets, to golf courses, Hercules provides a little peace for everyone.