City At A Glance

#1 LivScore 646
Stanford's campus, open to all
Stanford's campus, open to all

Quick Facts:

Population: 66,436
Median Household Income: $124,256
Average Work Commute: 19 Minutes
Median Home Price: $1,495,000

About Palo Alto, CA

Located 35 miles south of San Francisco and 14 miles north of San Jose in the heart of Silicon Valley, Palo Alto is a charming mix of old and new. The city is home to many prominent, cutting-edge technology companies and benefits from its proximity to Stanford University, one of the world’s leading research and teaching institutions. With historic neighborhoods, a vibrant shopping district and diverse cultural attractions, Palo Alto is an exciting destination – for business or pleasure.