Most Expensive San Anselmo Neighborhoods
San Anselmo is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 12,676 people and three constituent neighborhoods, San Anselmo is the 385th largest community in California.
San Anselmo home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but San Anselmo real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
San Anselmo is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 89.96% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, San Anselmo is a town of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in San Anselmo who work in management occupations (15.83%), sales jobs (14.17%) and teaching (10.23%).
Of important note, San Anselmo is also a town of artists. San Anselmo has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape San Anselmo’s character.
Also of interest is that San Anselmo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.31% 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.
In addition, San Anselmo is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, San Anselmo is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making San Anselmo a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, San Anselmo has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, San Anselmo’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in San Anselmo is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In San Anselmo, the average commute to work is 32.45 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
In San Anselmo, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though San Anselmo is a relatively small town. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to San Anselmo, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. San Anselmo is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 65.98% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in San Anselmo in 2010 was $56,821, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $227,284 for a family of four. However, San Anselmo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call San Anselmo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of San Anselmo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in San Anselmo include Irish, English, German, Italian, Russian and French.
The most common language spoken in San Anselmo is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|SAN ANSELMO INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||5,243|
|SAN ANSELMO HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||71.49%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||28.51%|
|TYPE OF SAN ANSELMO HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||77.89%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||3.72%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||5.45%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||12.93%|
|SIZE OF SAN ANSELMO HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||2.62%|
|AGE OF SAN ANSELMO HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.34%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||18.06%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||44.72%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||32.88%|
|SAN ANSELMO REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$1,158,028|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,077|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $70,000||0.61%|
|$70,001 - $140,000||0.98%|
|$140,001 - $280,000||1.70%|
|$280,001 - $420,000||1.75%|
|$420,001 - $560,000||2.49%|
|$560,001 - $700,000||2.89%|
|$700,001 - $1,050,000||27.83%|
|$1,050,001 - $1,400,000||33.45%|
|PEOPLE OF SAN ANSELMO||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||2.87%|
|5 TO 17||20.28%|
|18 TO 24||5.67%|
|25 TO 34||5.96%|
|35 TO 54||32.11%|
|55 TO 64||16.93%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||16.18%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.76%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$100,681|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$56,821|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||7.08%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (15.18%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (14.60%)
Information Technology (4.57%)
Public Service (2.39%)
Real estate (2.15%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.62%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.76%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.00%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.85%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||3.96%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||5.39%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (18.67%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (88.27%)
Indic languages (1.15%)
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