San Anselmo

Great weather, access to hiking and biking trails, good schools, and a strong, vibrant downtown.

Welcome to San Anselmo

Great weather, access to hiking and biking trails, good schools, and a strong, vibrant downtown make San Anselmo a desirable destination for Marin County homebuyers looking to live a little off the beaten track.

The neighborhood surrounding the San Francisco Theological Seminary is a quiet, leafy enclave of large, older houses with well-tended yards. Heading up Butterfield Road will take you to the rolling hills above San Anselmo, which offer sweeping views of the open spaces, grasslands, and oak trees of northern Marin County. Downtown, locals get their fill of gourmet comfort food at Comforts and their caffeine fix at the Marin Coffee Roasters. Shopping for antiques is a notable pastime here, with numerous stores devoted to discovering the perfect find.

San Anselmo is a town made for strolling. Small shops and many restaurants line the main street, which backs onto the active San Anselmo Creek. Insalata’s and Cucina Restaurant & Wine Bar are popular dinner destinations with locals.

Overview for San Anselmo, CA

15,853 people live in San Anselmo, where the median age is 47 and the average individual income is $84,408.24. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

15,853

Total Population

47 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$84,408.24

Average individual Income

Around San Anselmo, CA

There's plenty to do around San Anselmo, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

81
Very Walkable
Walking Score
62
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Bella - San Anselmo, Ellis Fitness Studio, and Fit Club for Women.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 0.32 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.19 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.49 miles 29 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.9 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.9 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.81 miles 30 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for San Anselmo, CA

San Anselmo has 6,741 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in San Anselmo do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 15,853 people call San Anselmo home. The population density is 4,274.08 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

15,853

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

47

Median Age

48.08 / 51.92%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
6,741

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$84,408.24

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in San Anselmo, CA

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby San Anselmo. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Wade Thomas Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
3rd - 12th
No rating available
Irine M Hunt School Of Marin
PRIVATE
K - 11th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
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