The name “Ceres”, originating from the Roman goddess of agriculture, is ideal to describe a city so full of natural beauty one would think it was heaven. Ceres, California lies in the heart of Stanislaus County
, a mere 95 miles east of the illustrious San Francisco Bay. Resting just south of the banks of the Tuolumne River, Ceres enjoys a mild, Mediterranean climate and one of the most diverse agricultural landscapes in the Central Valley
. It’s an ideal environment for the small, tight-knit community that characterizes Ceres. A collection of charming restaurants and boutiques as well as offices and recreational facilities fill the streets of downtown Ceres with personality and energy, meanwhile residents and families are treated regularly to an endless supply of events, shows and more. Every first weekend of May brings the annual Ceres Street Fair, filling the streets with the warmth of friendship and the sounds of children laughing. Later in the summer families and young people find their way to the Ceres Park for concerts in the park, and similarly the Fall welcomes the Halloween Fun Festival and the Winter brings the Christmas Tree Lane opening ceremony. The community also maintains a skateboard park, golf course, nature preserve and an impressive 12 city-run parks for its residents. Children attend the highly-esteemed Ceres Unified School District. Commuting to and from this great city is stress-free with Ceres homes’ numerous services and facilities. Search Ceres real estate today alongside the nearby cities of Modesto
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