Redwood City Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Redwood City, CA

General Redwood City Information

State: California

County: San Mateo County

Close cities: Burlingame, CA, San Mateo, CA, Hillsborough, CA, Los Altos Hills, CA, Loyola, CA, West Menlo Park, CA, Stanford, CA, Menlo Park, CA, Atherton, CA, San Carlos, CA, Foster City, CA, Belmont, CA, East Palo Alto, CA, Woodside, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Emerald Lake Hills, CA, North Fair Oaks, CA

Redwood City Population (census data)
Total 73,603 (-2.9% since 2000)
Male 37,025 (50.3%)
Female 36,578 (49.7%)

Population Density: 3,779 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 187.4 (US Avg is 100)

Redwood City Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 19.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $66,182

Zip Codes: 94064, 94062, 94063, 94061, 94065, and 94059.

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Redwood City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.9%)
  • Hispanic (31.2%)
  • Other race (14.0%)
  • Two or more races (4.2%)
  • Chinese (3.5%)
  • Black (2.5%)
  • Filipino (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.5%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Japanese (0.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.9%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (11.7%)
  • Irish (10.4%)
  • Italian (8.6%)
  • English (8.0%)
  • French (3.2%)
  • United States (2.5%)
Foriegn Born: 22,671 people (30.8%)
  • Latin America (63.1%)
  • Asia (23.3%)
  • Europe (13.6%)

Local Redwood City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics
NFL Football: San Francisco 49ers, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Redwood City School Information

High Schools
High Tech High Bayshore (890 Broadway, Redwood City, CA, 94602 - San Mateo County Office Of Education District)
Redwood High (1968 Old Country Road, Redwood City, CA, 94063 - Sequoia Union High District)
Sequoia High (1201 Brewster Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Sequoia Union High District)
Summit Preparatory Charter High (260 James Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Sequoia Union High District)
Summit Preparatory High (201 Marshall Street, Redwood City, CA, 94063 - Summerville Union High District)
Middle Schools
John F. Kennedy Middle (2521 Goodwin Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 93239 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Elementary Schools
Clifford Elementary (225 Clifford Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Fair Oaks Elementary (2950 Fair Oaks Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94063 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Hawes Elementary (909 Roosevelt Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94061 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Henry Ford Elementary (2498 Massachusetts Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94061 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Hoover Elementary (701 Charter Street, Redwood City, CA, 94063 - Redwood City Elementary District)
John Gill Elementary (555 Avenue Del Ora, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Roosevelt Elementary (2223 Vera Avenue, Redwood City, CA, 94061 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Roy Cloud Elementary (3790 Red Oak Way, Redwood City, CA, 94061 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Sandpiper Elementary (801 Redwood Shores Parkway, Redwood City, CA, 94065 - Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary District)
Taft Elementary (10th Avenue And Bay Road, Redwood City, CA, 94063 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
Adelante Spanish Immersion (3150 Granger Way, Redwood City, CA, 94061 - Redwood City Elementary District)
McKinley Institute Of Technology (400 Duane Street, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Newcomer Academy (400 Duane Street, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Redwood City Elementary District)
North Star Academy (400 Duane Street, Redwood City, CA, 94062 - Redwood City Elementary District)
Orion Alternative (815 Allerton Street, Redwood City, CA, 94063 - Redwood City Elementary District)
San Mateo County Special Education (101 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA, 94065 - San Mateo County Office Of Education District)

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