San Mateo, CA
Located in the San Francisco Bay Area, San Mateo holds a collection of historic buildings, parks and entertainment areas that draw many young professionals and families. Top employers include Franklin Templeton Investments and San Mateo Medical Center, but San Mateo’s economy revolves around technology and retail as well. The city is home to the College of San Mateo, which has about 10,000 students.
San Mateo Rankings
- Our 5th annual ranking of the best places to live in America includes familiar names and deserving newcomers.
- Our fourth annual ranking of the best small to mid-sized cities in the U.S.
- Our third annual ranking of the best small to mid-sized cities in the U.S.