City of Redwood City, CA

Redwood City is possibly most well known for being the home of Oracle and Electronic Arts. Located about 27 miles south of San Francisco and 24 miles north of San Jose, it is the midpoint for commuting to San Franciso peninsula cities. Although Redwood City only encompasses about 15.2 square miles of land it is quite diverse. The northern neighborhood of Redwood Shores is affluent and it is not possible to travel by car from Redwood Shores to the rest of Redwood City without leaving the city limits. A large dense urban area is present in the east, north, north-east and central neighborhoods. A dense suburban area includes the west, south and central-south neighborhoods. The deep south and south-west is less dense. Finally the rural hillside neighborhoods are quite upscale. Note that Emerald Lake Hills and North Fair Oaks are mostly outside the city limits but are often associated with Redwood City.

The top 10 employers in Redwood City are: 1) Oracle, 2) Electronic Arts, 3) Kaiser Permanente, 4) Silver Spring Networks, 5) Stanford Hospital, 6) Pacific Data Images (Dreamworks), 7)Genomic Health, 8) Abbott Vascular, 9) Shutterfly.com, 10) Western Athletics Club

U.S. Census Facts for Redwood City

  • Total Population: 76,815
  • 29,005 housing units - 52.3% owner occupied
  • Median household income: $79,419
  • Bachelors degree or higher: 40.2%
  • Median age: 36.6

City of Redwood City, CA - Home Values

Extensive graphs of Redwood City home values for both single family homes and condos can be viewed at my Redwood City Home Values web page. Recent Redwood City home sales can be viewed at my Redwood City Just Sold web page. Four key values: price, price per sq ft, size, and lot size, for Redwood City single family houses are shown in the tabbed windows below.

Graph of average price of a Redwood City House

Average Price for Houses Sold in Redwood City, CA

Redwood City Home Values - Extensive Plots

Graph of the average price per sq. ft. for a Redwood City house

Average Price per Sq Ft For Houses Sold in Redwood City, CA

Redwood City Home Values - Extensive Plots

Graph of the average size of a house sold in Redwood City

Average House Size For Houses Sold in Redwood City, CA

Redwood City Home Values - Extensive Plots

Graph of the average lot size of a house sold in Redwood City

Average Lot Size For Houses Sold in Redwood City, CA

Redwood City Home Values - Extensive Plots

City Of Redwood City, CA - Neighborhood Map

 

City Of Redwood City, CA - Information

Redwood City Utilities

  • website
  • 650-329--2161
  • 250 Hamilton Ave, Redwood City

Redwood City Public Works Department

  • Website
  • 650-496-6974
  • 3201 East Bayshore Road, Redwood City

Redwood City Building Department

  • Website
  • 650-329-2496
  • 285 Hamilton Avenue, Redwood City

Redwood City Library Department

  • Website
  • 650-329-2436
  • 270 Forest Avenue, Redwood City

Police Department

  • Website
  • 650-329-2406
  • 275 Forest Avenue, Redwood City

Fire Department

  • Website
  • 650-329-2184
  • 250 Hamilton Avenue, Redwood City

Trash Collection & Recycling

Cable

  • Comcast: 855-709-1196
  • AT&T: 800-288-2020

Post Office

  • 380 Hamilton Ave | 650-323-2650
  • 3801 Miranda Ave | 650-493-5000
  • 265 Cambridge Ave | 650-327-1581
  • 2085 E Bayshore Rd (94303) | 650-321-1423

 

 

City Of Redwood City, CA - Pictures

A series of pictures are shown to give you a feeling for the city. Visiting the Redwood City neighborhood web pages listed at the top of this page will give you information about Redwood City's neighborhoods.

Park - Redwood Shores, CA
Park - Redwood Shores, CA

 

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