San Mateo County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 739,311

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 12%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 40.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 47.1%

Registered Offenders

58.40% Lower than national avg.
  • 484 offenders in San Mateo County
  • 6.55 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $899,000
  • Median Sales Price: $935,000
  • Foreclosures: 265
  • Homes For Sale: 136
  • Homes For Rent: 34

Environmental Hazards

1,694 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 14
  • Registered Polluters: 55
  • Superfunds: 62
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,563

Unemployment

Low 2.7%
  • California unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

179 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 179 K-12 public schools in San Mateo County, CA and 85 private schools. Homefacts rates San Mateo County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

484 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$899,000 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
$935,000 compared to September 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    4.2%
  • Rented
    38.7%
  • Owned
    57.1%

136 Homes For Sale View All

$998,888
1172 Fay Street
Redwood City, CA 94061
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,625,000
1501 Kalmia St
San Mateo, CA 94402
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$599,000
1 San Bruno Avenue
Brisbane, CA 94005
1 Beds | 1 Baths
$749,000
58 Monterey Drive
Daly City, CA 94015
3 Beds | 1 Baths

265 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$650,642
Ramona
South San Francisco, CA 94080
4 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,234,021
Chesterton
Redwood City, CA 94061
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$841,693
26th
San Mateo, CA 94403
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$842,352
Chilton
San Carlos, CA 94070
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

1,461 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of San Mateo County, CA issued 1,461 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,461 permits, 371 were issued for single family homes and 1,090 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of San Mateo County, CA issued 946 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 946 permits, 359 were issued for single family homes and 587 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

34 Rental Properties View All

$2,500
850 Sierra Pt. Rd. Road
Brisbane, CA 94005
-- Beds | -- Baths
$3,175
948 Peninsula Ave
San Mateo, CA 94401
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$3,400
64 Theresa St
Daly City, CA 94015
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$3,800
851 Gellert Blvd
Daly City, CA 94015
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from San Mateo County, CA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,915
  • 1 Bedroom: $2,411
  • 2 Bedrooms: $3,018
  • 3 Bedrooms: $3,927
  • 4 Bedrooms: $4,829

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Environmental Hazards

1694 Environmental Hazards

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

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    San Mateo County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    San Mateo County, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.26 Average
    San Mateo County, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 49.97°
  • February 51.9°
  • March 54.27°
  • April 56.38°
  • May 58.6°
  • June 61.81°
  • July 62.68°
  • August 63.65°
  • September 64.9°
  • October 62.9°
  • November 56.17°
  • December 50.84°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for San Mateo County, CA

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in San Mateo County, CA: $101,272

Unemployment

Unemployment in San Mateo County is 2.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 31.16%
White Collar - 68.84%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

144 FCC Towers view all

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