Rodeo is part of the eight-county San Francisco Bay Area, located along the Interstate highway connecting San Francisco and the state capital. It is a residential community with small-town charm, great views of the bay, and gently sloping hills. Housing is less expensive than in many Bay Area locales, and a great many styles are available to choose from. Rodeo's close proximity to Walnut Creek and Concord provides residents with access to cultural and recreational outlets, as well as restaurants and shopping.
Rodeo is located in the San Francisco Bay Area. The town is situated on the shore of San Pablo Bay, just across the water from Vallejo and Benicia. The commerce and culture of San Francisco is 28 miles southwest, and California's state capital, Sacramento, is 56 miles northeast.