Life-work Balance

With our scenic beauty and laid-back lifestyle, it’s no wonder that Sonoma County consistently ranks high as one of the top places to live and work. If you’ve never visited before, you will soon discover why people love living here. But don’t just take our word for it. Find out what others are saying about Sonoma County:

Ideal Location

Located less than an hour’s drive north of San Francisco, Sonoma County enjoys the world-class culture of the San Francisco Bay Area, while still maintaining its agricultural heritage and rustic charm.  Not surprisingly, Sonoma County was recently ranked as one of the top 100 metropolitan places to live by U.S. News and World Report.

In fact Sonoma County and its Cities are consistently ranked very high in lifestyle surveys:

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    COST OF LIVING
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    HEALTHCARE
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    HOUSING
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    SCHOOLS
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    TRANSPORTATION
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    DEMOGRAPHICS