Point Reyes Station, CA

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Point Reyes Station Profile


Overview

Point Reyes Station is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 863 people and just one neighborhood, Point Reyes Station is the 719th largest community in California.

Point Reyes Station home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Point Reyes Station real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Point Reyes Station isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Point Reyes Station are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Point Reyes Station is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Point Reyes Station who work in office and administrative support (27.27%), sales jobs (16.53%), and art, media, and design (15.70%).

Of important note, Point Reyes Station is also a town of artists. Point Reyes Station has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Point Reyes Station’s character.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 18.18% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Point Reyes Station has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Point Reyes Station has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Point Reyes Station than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Point Reyes Station may be for you.

Point Reyes Station is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

One downside of living in Point Reyes Station is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Point Reyes Station, the average commute to work is 38.21 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Point Reyes Station is a very car-oriented town. 100.00% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Point Reyes Station is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Point Reyes Station has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.

Point Reyes Station is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Point Reyes Station Demographics

The citizens of Point Reyes Station are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 37.93% of adults in Point Reyes Station have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Point Reyes Station in 2018 was $45,514, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $182,056 for a family of four. However, Point Reyes Station contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Point Reyes Station is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Point Reyes Station home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Point Reyes Station residents report their race to be White. Point Reyes Station also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.52% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Point Reyes Station include English, German, French, Irish, and Swiss.

In addition, Point Reyes Station has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.52%).

The most common language spoken in Point Reyes Station is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q3 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

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Neighborhood Public School Data

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Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Neighborhood School Quality Rating

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Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Laguna Elementary School
2657 Chileno Valley Rd
Petaluma, CA 94952
KG-06
Lincoln Union Elementary School
1300 Hicks Valley Rd.
Petaluma, CA 94952
KG-06
Nicasio School
5555 Nicasio Valley Rd.
Nicasio, CA 94946
KG-08
Special Education Pre-School School
40 John St.
Tomales, CA 94971
M-M
Tomales Elementary School
40 John St.
Tomales, CA 94971
KG-08
Tomales High School
3850 Irvin Ln.
Tomales, CA 94971
09-12
West Marin Elementary School
11550 Highway 1
Point Reyes Station, CA 94956
02-08
White Hill Middle School
101 Glen Dr.
Fairfax, CA 94930
06-08
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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 7 districts:

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.2% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.0% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 7.1%

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PETALUMA JOINT UNION HIGH


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School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.3% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.4% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.9% 7.1%

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TAMALPAIS UNION HIGH


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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.5% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.8% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.8% 7.1%

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School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.3% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.6% 7.1%

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 10.3% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 7.1%

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LAGUNA JOINT ELEMENTARY


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Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 76.9% 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.9% 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 7.1%

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LINCOLN ELEMENTARY


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Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 52.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1%

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