San Benito County was established in 1874 and its 1,400 square miles have been left unchanged since 1887. The county’s southern and western borders are established by the Gabilan Mountains with the Diablo Mountain range lying in the east. The northern border of the county neighbors Santa Clara County
. With a population of more than 55,000 people, San Benito County is home to nearly 4,000 businesses. The county houses a $25 billion dollar per year agriculture industry powered by Earthbound Farm followed by True Leaf Farms, and Pacific Scientific. While the county still has a rural feel, it has the amenities of any major metropolis. World class skydiving and hang gliding is offered in Hollister
, downtown San Juan Bautista
is a popular destination for shopping and dining, and San Juan Oaks Golf Club is a world class 18-hole golf course designed by golf legend Fred Couples. Learn more about San Benito County homes by searching listings in Hollister and San Juan Bautista. And, don’t forget to Meet an Agent
to help you navigate real estate in the county.