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San Anselmo is a suburb of San Francisco with a population of 12,525. San Anselmo is in Marin County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in San Anselmo offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In San Anselmo there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in San Anselmo and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in San Anselmo are highly rated.

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About San Anselmo...
Population
12,525

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,066,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,930
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    32%
  • Own
    68%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    44%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    6%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  12%

Working in San Anselmo

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$128,212
National
$62,843

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