Hailed as one of the safest cities in the country, Livermore offers big-city amenities to its approximate 90,000 residents. Livermore's historic downtown area is enjoying a renaissance and hosts several events, such as its annual Wine Country Festival, Certified Farmer's Market, Holiday Parade and Downtown Halloween Carnival.
Livermore is recognized as one of California's oldest wine regions and played a central role in shaping California's world-renowned wine industry. More than 40 wineries
are located in the Livermore Valley.
Livermore hosts two national laboratories, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and the Sandia National Laboratories. These facilities make Livermore a leader in technology and provide employment opportunities for its residents.