Communities / Santa Rosa, California

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Santa Rosa, California

urban • pacific, USA

Downtown Santa Rosa is home to restaurants, shops, historical sites, wineries, and more.
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About Santa Rosa

Located in the North Bay region of northwestern California, Santa Rosa is a vibrant community full of adventure and amenities. Learn the area’s history at the Sonoma County Museum, then stroll around the historic Railroad Square district for unique shopping and dining options. Enjoy cycling in Annadel State Park, go for a swim in Spring Lake Regional Park, or hike through the wetlands along the Laguna de Santa Rosa Trail. Shop for trendy fashions at Dandelion, find the perfect gift at Classic Duck, or search for treasures at Bird’s Nest Antiques. During summer months, discover local artisans and live entertainment at the Local Roots Makers Market. Santa Rosa’s restaurant scene is a foodie’s dream, with artisan foods like Volo Chocolate and Comet Corn, contemporary cuisine at Zoftig’s Eatery, and farm-to-table dishes at the historic Railroad Stop Bar & Kitchen. Explore downtown Santa Rosa’s Public Art Walk, then take in a show at the 6th Street Playhouse or Green Music Center. Sample some of Sonoma County’s finest wines at one of Santa Rosa’s more than 40 wineries, including stunning views at Paradise Ridge Winery and a personalized tour at Krutz Family Cellars. Santa Rosa celebrates food and culture with unique annual events like the California Artisan Cheese Festival, Pinot on the Square, and Winter Wine Land. Located 10 miles northwest of Santa Rosa, Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport offers direct flights to Las Vegas, Seattle, Denver, and more.

Population

178,127

Internet Speed Rating

5000 Mbps

Closest Airport

Charles M. Schulz Sonoma County Airport • 10 mi

Weather (High/Low)

84 / 37

Median Home Value (3BR, 2BA)

$714,443

FUN FACT


As a tribute to one of its most famous residents, Santa Rosa celebrates the life and works of the legendary “Peanuts” creator Charles Schulz with the Charles M. Schulz Museum, a nearby Snoopy-themed ice rink, and The Warm Puppy restaurant.
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