Woodside, California 

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-0.7% since 2000

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

515.8 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

9.6 / 6.9

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Woodside, California

Living in Woodside, CA is an incredible experience! Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the area boasts stunning natural beauty with redwood groves and numerous hiking trails. Woodside has a vibrant culture and is home to some of the world’s most innovative companies. The atmosphere is relaxed and friendly, and residents enjoy all the amenities of living in a big city without any of the hustle and bustle. There are plenty of excellent restaurants and shops, local events and festivals throughout the year, and plenty of outdoor activities to take advantage of during your stay. With its diverse population, exceptional schools and family-friendly atmosphere, it's no wonder why so many people choose to call Woodside their home. Regional center - Northern California coast at the head of San Francisco Bay.
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: 415.8% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 155 ft above sea level

Year round climate
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Soft economy
Extreme living costs

What Bert Has To Say About San Francisco-Oakland-Berkeley Metro Area

A world-class city in every respect, the stunningly beautiful and culturally rich San Francisco is not only a unique place to visit but also to live. The area has a lot going for it: exceptional arts and cultural activities, plenty of history and sense of place, a strong commercial and financial core; and all the education and services anyone could want. The climate is one of the most unusual in the world, and the area is among the most ethnically and socially diverse in the country. The many world-famous tourist attractions- Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, the cable car system, hilltop residential enclaves, and the wine country to the north- mix with considerable local entertainment and culture to make the city one of the most interesting and fun places to live in the country.


The unemployment rate in Woodside is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Woodside jobs have increased by 1.3%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Woodside's cost of living is 415.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Woodside's Cost of Living

August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Woodside, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, San Mateo county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 77.9% to 20.2%. More Voting Stats

Woodside's population is 5,316 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.0%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 26.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Woodside is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.6%.

Woodside public schools spend $22,684 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Woodside. More Education

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Housing Market in Woodside

It's a good time to buy in Woodside. Home Appreciation is up 8.6% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Woodside is .

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A beautiful but expensive place to live - 2/7/2007
My grandparents lived in Woodside, and I've visited there a few times in recent years. It is a beautiful, quiet area of country estates located northwest of the... Read More

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