Sausalito

This colorful city has a charming laidback nautical feel in comparison to neighboring San Francisco.
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Welcome to Sausalito

 
The first Marin community on the northern side of the Golden Gate Bridge, Sausalito, offers an easy commute to San Francisco. Replete with a picturesque downtown and tranquil views of the bay, this community is adjacent to the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, one of the largest urban parks in the world. This colorful city has a charming laidback nautical feel in comparison to neighboring San Francisco. The culture is diversely artistic yet simplistic. The easy, Northern Californian vibe makes Sausalito a wonderful community to call home. 
 
In the summer, the heart of Sausalito, Bridgeway, is bustling with tourists and day-trippers from the surrounding areas. Accustomed to the thriving seasonal activity, locals often use residential streets to bypass visitors and hop on and off the freeway. 
 

Sausalito Architectural Styles

 
 
Architectural styles are very diverse in Sausalito– ranging from classic Victorian to modern designs.
 
Homes in the southern part of town are built on steep hillsides, often requiring lifts known as hill-a-vators for easy access.
 
The northern part of Sausalito has properties with larger, more accessible yards. It is also home to a community of houseboats, evoking thoughts of Otis Redding's "Sitting on the Dock of the Bay'' who wrote the lyrics to the song in one of the rented houseboats.
 
Locals also enjoy access to beautiful landmark buildings, such as the craftsman style Sausalito Women's Club designed by the prominent Bay Area architect Julia Morgan in 1918.

Overview for Sausalito, CA

7,260 people live in Sausalito, where the median age is 55.6 and the average individual income is $111,167. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,260

Total Population

55.6 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$111,167

Average individual Income

Around Sausalito, CA

There's plenty to do around Sausalito, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

75
Very Walkable
Walking Score
45
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including ABunnDance, Fine Day For Sailing, and Blue Ocean Muay Thai SF.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 4.85 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.28 miles 30 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.68 miles 42 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 0.65 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Sausalito, CA

Sausalito has 4,117 households, with an average household size of 1.76. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sausalito do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,260 people call Sausalito home. The population density is 4,115.62 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,260

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

55.6

Median Age

42.31 / 57.69%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
4,117

Total Households

1.76

Average Household Size

$111,167

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Sausalito, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Sausalito. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
Willow Creek Academy Charter
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5

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