What you need to know about Santa Rosa, CA

Wine country, farms, redwood forests, rivers and lakes are all in the landscape of Santa Rosa, which is part of the San Francisco Bay Area. Students have several academic choices that include Empire College, Santa Rosa Junior College and the University of San Francisco-Santa Rosa, and a thriving downtown district features many shops and restaurants. Other amenities include hiking trails, nightclubs and easy access to the Pacific Ocean. The city is divided into quadrants, and quality of life luxuries include three healthcare systems and three large shopping malls. Santa Rosa is often a locale for motion picture filming.

 

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Population

170,782
Up by 9.82%
Made Local Marketplace in Santa Rosa, CA
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Santa Rosa's Made Local Marketplace offers products sourced from the surrounding area.

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Housing

Homes Owned 53.49%
53.49% Complete
Homes Rented 46.51%
46.51% Complete

Real Estate

In Santa Rosa, California


Ready to move to Santa Rosa? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Santa Rosa.

Median Home Price

$370,100
Lower than the state average

Schools

In Santa Rosa, California


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Santa Rosa rates.

Median Household Income

$60,758
Higher than the national average

Business

In Santa Rosa, California


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Santa Rosa.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Santa Rosa, California


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Santa Rosa.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 30%
30% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete

Santa Rosa, CA's Livability Rankings

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More About Santa Rosa, CA

Making the "Made Local" Trend a Movement in California
Santa Rosa's Made Local Marketplace offers products sourced from the surrounding area.