Sebastopol, CA: What you need to know

About an hour north of San Francisco is Sebastopol, a largely agricultural community where apple orchards and wine vineyards flourish. The community hosts an annual Apple Blossom Festival and a Gravenstein Apple Fair, and the Sebastopol Union Schools District ranks among the highest for student achievement in California. Housing options range from 100-year-old bungalows to modern subdivisions, and former famous residents of Sebastopol include horticulturalist Luther Burbank, Grateful Dead musician Jerry Garcia, and Peanuts cartoon creator Charles M. Schulz.

Sebastopol, CA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 7,583
Median Age 51
Median Household Income $57,560
Median Home Price $504,900

Sebastopol, CA Rankings

Sebastopol , CA Real Estate

One of the best small towns in America just keeps getting better.

Thoughtful, pro-active planning preserves small-town charm, agricultural heritage

Sebastopol, CA Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 45.9%
  Female 54.1%

in Sebastopol , CA

Median Population

Median Age 51.3%
Age 18 Over 85.6%
Age 21 Over 83.3%
Age 62 Over 29.6%
Age 65 Over 24.7%


  Ethnicity White 86.3%
  Ethnicity Black 1.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.2%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.8%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 11.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 6.9%


  Median Household Income $57,560
  Median Home Price $504,900
  Homes Owned 50.5%
  Homes Rent 49.5%
  Median Property Rent $1,179


  English Only 86%
  English Other 14%

in Sebastopol , CA

Commute Types

  Walked 8.4%
  Worked at Home 7.1%
  Public Transportation 2.4%
  Other Means 2.2%
  Drove Alone 70%
  Carpooled 9.8%