San Rafael Information

San Rafael Information

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

General San Rafael Information

State: California

County: Marin County

Close cities: Kentfield, CA, Santa Venetia, CA, San Quentin, CA, Greenbrae, CA, Stinson Beach, CA, Ross, CA, Woodacre, CA, Lucas Valley-Marinwood, CA, Mill Valley, CA, San Anselmo, CA, Larkspur, CA, Fairfax, CA, Sausalito, CA, Corte Madera, CA, Tiburon, CA

San Rafael Population (census data)
Total 55,649 (-1.1% since 2000)
Male 27,571 (49.5%)
Female 28,078 (50.5%)

Population Density: 3,354 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 183.8 (US Avg is 100)

San Rafael Elevation: 12 feet above sea level

Land Area: 16.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $71,741

Zip Codes: 94915, 94901, 94913, 94912, 94903, 94904, and 94914.

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San Rafael Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (65.9%)
  • Hispanic (23.3%)
  • Other race (11.2%)
  • Two or more races (4.5%)
  • Black (2.2%)
  • Chinese (1.5%)
  • Vietnamese (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Asian Indian (0.7%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (13.5%)
  • German (12.3%)
  • English (11.1%)
  • Italian (7.9%)
  • French (3.8%)
  • Russian (3.0%)
Foriegn Born: 15,746 people (28.3%)
  • Latin America (64.3%)
  • Asia (19.7%)
  • Europe (16.0%)

Local San Rafael Sports Teams

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

San Rafael School Information

High Schools
Madrone High (Continuation) (185 Mission Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City High District)
San Rafael High (185 Mission Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City High District)
Terra Linda High (320 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - San Rafael City High District)
Middle Schools
James B. Davidson Middle (280 Woodland Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Miller Creek Middle (2255 Las Gallinas Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - Dixie Elementary District)
Elementary Schools
Bahia Vista Elementary (125 Bahia Way, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Coleman Elementary (800 Belle Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Dixie Elementary (1175 Idylberry Drive, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - Dixie Elementary District)
Glenwood Elementary (25 Castlewood Drive, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Laurel Dell Elementary (225 Woodland Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Mary E. Silveira Elementary (375 Blackstone Drive, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - Dixie Elementary District)
San Pedro Elementary (498 Point San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Sun Valley Elementary (75 Happy Lane, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Vallecito Elementary (50 Nova Albion Way, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - Dixie Elementary District)
Venetia Valley Elementary (177 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - San Rafael City Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
Marin County Juvenile Hall/Community (1111 Las Gallinas Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - Marin County Office Of Education District)
Marin County Special Education (1111 Las Gallinas Avenue, San Rafael, CA, 94913 - Marin County Office Of Education District)
Phoenix Academy (160-B North San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA, 94903 - Marin County Office Of Education District)
San Rafael Community Day (150 Lovell, San Rafael, CA, 94901 - San Rafael City High District)

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