Antioch is located on the banks of the San Joaquin River in Northern California. With a population of over 100,000 people, Antioch offers a variety of employment, shopping and numerous recreational activities.Land remains plentiful and affordable, compared with other parts of the Bay Area. Antioch is one of the few Bay Area communities that offers affordable housing. There are a variety of house styles throughout Antioch, from condominiums to single family residences, priced for a variety of income levels.The pace of development in Antioch has spurred activity for financial and insurance institutions, contractors, and other types of service-oriented businesses. Increased development has created increased employment in schools, hospitals and other local service sectors.Antioch offers ongoing activities and entertainment for all ages including the County Fair, Golf, or waterslides at the Prewett Family Water Park. There is something for everyone who lives, works and plays in Antioch!