Sonoma County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 491,829

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 13%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32.8%

Registered Offenders

29.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 527 offenders in Sonoma County
  • 10.72 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $541,500
  • Median Sales Price: $530,000
  • Foreclosures: 311
  • Homes For Sale: 219
  • Homes For Rent: 9

Environmental Hazards

1,942 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 18
  • Registered Polluters: 23
  • Superfunds: 59
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,842

Unemployment

Moderate 3.9%
  • California unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

Schools view all

190 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 190 K-12 public schools in Sonoma County, CA and 50 private schools. Homefacts rates Sonoma County's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

527 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Sonoma County, CA

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$541,500 compared to July 2016
Median Sales Price
$530,000 compared to July 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.3%
  • Rented
    37.1%
  • Owned
    54.6%

219 Homes For Sale View All

$589,000
2777 Royal Oak Place
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$3,895,000
5810 Blank Rd
Sebastopol, CA 95472
5 Beds | 4 Baths
$1,200,000
18970 Olive
Sonoma, CA 95476
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$524,000
1420 Jasmine Circle
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
3 Beds | 2 Baths

311 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$460,000
Orinda
Petaluma, CA 94954
5 Beds | 4 Baths
$617,218
El Portola
Sonoma, CA 95476
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$599,119
Guerneville
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$743,179
College
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

663 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Sonoma County, CA issued 663 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 663 permits, 419 were issued for single family homes and 244 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Sonoma County, CA issued 729 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 729 permits, 382 were issued for single family homes and 347 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

9 Rental Properties View All

$2
326 Petaluma Boulevard
Petaluma, CA 94952
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1
788 Gravenstein Highway
Sebastopol, CA 95472
-- Beds | -- Baths
$2
9940 Starr Road
Windsor, CA 95492
-- Beds | -- Baths
$2
817 Russell Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Sonoma County, CA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,047
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,213
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,572
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,288
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,770

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Environmental Hazards

1942 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Sonoma County, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Sonoma County, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in Sonoma County, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Sonoma County, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Sonoma County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Sonoma County, CA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.81 Average
    Sonoma County, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47°
  • February 49.42°
  • March 51.93°
  • April 55.82°
  • May 60.51°
  • June 65.33°
  • July 66.52°
  • August 67.24°
  • September 66.07°
  • October 60.67°
  • November 52.78°
  • December 49.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Sonoma County, CA

Earthquakes
Sonoma County, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Sonoma County, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Sonoma County, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Sonoma County, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Sonoma County, CA: $66,674

Unemployment

Unemployment in Sonoma County is 3.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.65%
White Collar - 57.35%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Neighborhood Info

58 FCC Towers view all

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