Petaluma Information

Petaluma Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Petaluma, CA

General Petaluma Information

State: California

County: Sonoma County

Close cities: Sonoma, CA, Petaluma, CA, Corona, CA, Glen Ellen, CA, Eldridge, CA, Cotati, CA, Penngrove, CA, Boyes Hot Springs, CA, El Verano, CA, Rohnert Park, CA, Temelec, CA

Petaluma Population (census data)
Total 54,496 (-0.7% since 2000)
Male 26,635 (48.9%)
Female 27,861 (51.1%)

Population Density: 3,949 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 165.8 (US Avg is 100)

Petaluma Elevation: 12 feet above sea level

Land Area: 13.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $72,513

Zip Codes: 94952, 94999, 94955, 94954, 94975, and 94953.

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Petaluma Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (77.0%)
  • Hispanic (14.6%)
  • Other race (6.1%)
  • Two or more races (4.0%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Filipino (0.8%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (18.5%)
  • German (16.2%)
  • English (13.4%)
  • Italian (11.1%)
  • French (4.3%)
  • Scottish (3.5%)
Foriegn Born: 7,859 people (14.4%)
  • Latin America (55.6%)
  • Asia (22.2%)
  • Europe (22.2%)

Local Petaluma Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NFL Football: Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Petaluma School Information

High Schools
Carpe Diem High (Continuation) (199 Fair Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Casa Grande High (333 Casa Grande Road, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Kenilworth Junior High (800 Riesling Road, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Petaluma High (201 Fair Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Petaluma Junior High (700 Bantam Way, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
San Antonio High (500 Vallejo Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Sonoma Mountain High (Continuation) (299 Casa Grande Road, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Valley Oaks High (Alternative) (540 Vallejo Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Elementary Schools
Bernard Eldredge Elementary (207 Maria Drive, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Old Adobe Union Elementary District)
Cinnabar Elementary (286 Skillman Lane, Petaluma, CA, 94975 - Cinnabar Elementary District)
Corona Creek Elementary (1851 Hartman Lane, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Waugh Elementary District)
Dunham Elementary (4111 Roblar Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Dunham Elementary District)
Grant Elementary (200 Grant Avenue, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
La Tercera Elementary (1600 Albin Way, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Old Adobe Union Elementary District)
Laguna Elementary (2657 Chileno Valley Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Laguna Joint Elementary District)
Liberty Elementary (170 Liberty School Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Liberty Elementary District)
Lincoln Elementary (1300 Hicks Valley Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Lincoln Elementary District)
McDowell Elementary (421 South McDowell Boulevard, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
McKinley Elementary (110 Ellis Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
McNear Elementary (605 Sunnyslope Avenue, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
Meadow Elementary (880 Maria Drive, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Waugh Elementary District)
Miwok Valley Elementary (1010 St. Francis Drive, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Old Adobe Union Elementary District)
Old Adobe Elementary (2856 Adobe Road, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Old Adobe Union Elementary District)
Sonoma Mountain Elementary (1900 Ranier Circle, Petaluma, CA, 94954 - Old Adobe Union Elementary District)
Two Rock Elementary (5001 Spring Hill Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Two Rock Union Elementary District)
Union Elementary (5300 Red Hill Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Union Joint Elementary District)
Valley Oaks Elementary (Alternative) (540 Vallejo Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
Valley Vista Elementary (730 North Webster Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
Wilson Elementary (3775 Bodega Avenue, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Wilmar Union Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
California Virtual Academy At Sonoma (170 Liberty School Road, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Liberty Elementary District)
Crossroads (175 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)
Live Oak Charter (100 Gnoss Concourse, Building 1, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma City Elementary District)
Mary Collins School At Cherry Valley (1001 Cherry Street, Petaluma, CA, 94952 - Petaluma Joint Union High District)

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