Tomales

Tomales is a quaint, tiny town that offers quick access to the breathtaking Pacific Ocean.

Welcome to Tomales

Located in northern Marin County 16 miles west of Petaluma, Tomales is a quaint, tiny town that offers quick access to the breathtaking Pacific Ocean.

With a population of about 200, Tomales is home to Tomales High School, operated by the Shoreline Unified School District. The community's historic downtown section at the intersection of Highway 1 and Dillon Beach road has a general store, a coffee shop, an art gallery, a deli, a hotel, and a restaurant. Dillon Beach Road leads to the small coastal community of the same name, where the splendor of the Pacific Ocean awaits.

 

Overview for Tomales, CA

1,042 people live in Tomales, where the median age is 42.6 and the average individual income is $75,482. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,042

Total Population

42.6 years

Median Age

Medium

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

$75,482

Average individual Income

Around Tomales, CA

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

43
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
25
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including True Grass Farms.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 2.1 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Tomales, CA

Tomales has 408 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Tomales do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,042 people call Tomales home. The population density is 27.16 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,042

Total Population

Medium

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

42.6

Median Age

44.43 / 55.57%

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
408

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$75,482

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 Tomales, CA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Tomales. 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
Tomales Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5

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