Mountain House, located in the heart of Northern California, is a spectacular new community convenient to all of Northern California. It is located in the rolling hills of the Altamont just 20 minutes from the East Bay and about an hour from San Francisco.

Mountain House Community Services District (MHCSD), the government agency of Mountain House, was formed in 1996. Mountain House is considered a dependent district, which means San Joaquin County provides various services for the community. MHCSD is in Supervisorial District 5. Mountain House has their own Board of Directors.

The Mountain House Community Services District (MHCSD) contracts police protection for its residents through the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office is committed to the protection and safety of Mountain House residents.

The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Mountain House Police Services currently is staffed by six full time deputy sheriffs.