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: Boyes Hot Springs, CA, Temelec, CA, Rohnert Park, CA, Glen Ellen, CA, Corona, CA, Eldridge, CA, Penngrove, CA, Petaluma, CA, Cotati, CA, Sonoma, CA, El Verano, 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: 94954, 94952, 94955, 94953, 94975, and 94999.

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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%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Black (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: Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants
NFL Football: San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
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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