About an hour north of San Francisco is Sebastopol, a largely agricultural community where apple orchards and wine vineyards flourish. The community hosts an annual Apple Blossom Festival and a Gravenstein Apple Fair, and the Sebastopol Union Schools District ranks among the highest for student achievement in California. Housing options range from 100-year-old bungalows to modern subdivisions, and former famous residents of Sebastopol include horticulturalist Luther Burbank, Grateful Dead musician Jerry Garcia, and Peanuts cartoon creator Charles M. Schulz.
In 2015, Sebastopol was ranked ninth on our list of the Top 100 Best Small Towns in America. This year it's #3 on our list of the 10 Best Small Towns.
Rich in agricultural history, visitors flock to Sebastopol to visit its vineyards and wineries, as well as its eclectic array of independent shops and restaurants.
Find out why Sebastopol CA ranks high on livability.com’s list of the Best Small Towns
Sebastopol, CA City Profile
|Latest Population Increase||84.98|
|Median Household Income||$7583|
|Median Home Price||$504900|
Sebastopol, CA Demographics
Population By Gender
|Age 18 Over||85.6|
|Age 21 Over||83.3|
|Age 62 Over||29.6|
|Age 65 Over||24.7|
|Median Household Income||57560|
|Median Home Price||504900|
|Median Property Rent||1179|
|Worked at Home||7.1|