Picturesque and charming, this bayside haven provides breathtaking views of Angel Island.

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Welcome to Tiburon

Where scenic meets luxurious on the waterfront.
Tiburon, a picturesque town situated against the stunning backdrop of the San Francisco Bay, offers an idyllic lifestyle that combines natural beauty with a touch of luxury. With its strategic location, Tiburon provides spectacular views and a serene environment that are second to none. The town's charming downtown area, with its historic buildings and quaint streets, invites residents and visitors to step back in time while enjoying modern amenities.
Tiburon's geographical advantage is enhanced by its vibrant community and rich maritime history. The town boasts a well-preserved environment with lush landscapes and public spaces that encourage outdoor activities. Whether it's a leisurely stroll along the Old Rail Trail or enjoying the waterfront, Tiburon provides a perfect blend of tranquility and upscale living. The town is a haven for those who appreciate a high quality of life in a stunning setting.

What to Love

  • Spectacular waterfront views and easy access to the San Francisco Bay
  • Charming downtown area with historical significance and upscale charm
  • Vibrant community events like the Tiburon Wine Festival and Friday nights on Main Street
  • Proximity to natural beauty, including the Old Rail Trail and nearby Ring Mountain Preserve
  • Luxurious lifestyle with high-end dining and exclusive local clubs

Local Lifestyle

Living in Tiburon means embracing an active, outdoor-oriented lifestyle combined with the luxuries of a well-established community. Residents frequently engage in boating and hiking, taking advantage of the town's unique position on the bay and its surrounding natural preserves. Social life often revolves around the community's numerous events and recreational activities, including sailing and tennis at exclusive clubs like the Tiburon Peninsula Club and the Belvedere Tennis Club. The local culture is rich with community spirit, fostering a welcoming atmosphere for new residents and visitors alike.

Dining and Shopping

Tiburon’s dining scene reflects its luxurious and scenic setting. Restaurants such as Luna Blu and Le Petit Left Bank offer exquisite menus with an emphasis on fresh, local ingredients, often accompanied by breathtaking bay views. Sam’s Anchor Cafe is a beloved hotspot, providing a perfect setting for a sunny afternoon meal outdoors. The Bungalow Kitchen by Michael Mina brings a sophisticated dining experience, blending local flavors with gourmet innovations.
Shopping in Tiburon is an equally refined affair. The town’s boutique shops offer everything from high-end fashion to unique local art and jewelry, catering to the discerning tastes of its residents. Weekly farmers' markets add a local flavor, featuring organic produce and artisanal products from the surrounding areas. For everyday needs, Woodlands Market provides a selection of gourmet groceries and fine wines, making it a favorite among locals.

Things to Do and Entertainment

Tiburon is alive with cultural and recreational activities that reflect its luxurious and historic charm. The town's proximity to San Francisco Bay offers unique opportunities like ferry rides to San Francisco or the peaceful Angel Island, providing stunning cityscape and nature views. The Tiburon Railroad & Ferry Museum celebrates the town’s rich maritime history, offering insights into its development and heritage.
The social calendar in Tiburon is highlighted by events such as the Tiburon Wine Festival and the lively Friday nights on Main Street, where locals and visitors alike mingle in a festive atmosphere. These events, along with performances and gatherings at The Ranch, ensure that there’s always something happening in Tiburon, providing entertainment and cultural enrichment throughout the year.


Education in Tiburon is served by two main school districts: Reed Union School District and Tamalpais Union High School District. Both districts are noted for their strong academic programs and commitment to student success. Saint Hilary School offers an alternative in private education, emphasizing a comprehensive curriculum that integrates spiritual growth with academic excellence. These educational institutions ensure that families in Tiburon have access to excellent educational opportunities in a supportive and engaging community environment.

Overview for Tiburon, CA

9,146 people live in Tiburon, where the median age is 49.6 and the average individual income is $119,477. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

49.6 years

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Around Tiburon, CA

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

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sour Kid Cafe, Surf and Sand, and Fine Day For Sailing.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.63 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.02 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.35 miles 30 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.29 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.9 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.38 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Tiburon, CA

Tiburon has 3,515 households, with an average household size of 2.59. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Tiburon do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 9,146 people call Tiburon home. The population density is 2,041.4 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Tiburon, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Tiburon. 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.
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Bel Aire Elementary
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