Portola Valley strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in California):
Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Portola Valley to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in California (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Nearest Medium City||6 miles SW of Palo Alto, California (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||19 miles W of San Jose, California|
|Standard Zip Codes||94028|
|Phone Area Codes||650|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WOODSIDE FIRE STN 1|
|Jan Temp||36 to 60 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 88 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||28.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||40 to 58 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||15.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||42 to 58 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||58 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||54 to 74 F|
|Annual Precip||14.8 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.93|
|American Indian & Alaskan||11||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||149||3.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||4,417|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||13.7%|
|French (except Basque)||4.1%|
According to the US Postal Service, Portola Valley, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Portola Vally (94028)
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