Palo Alto

palo-altoNamed after the landmark redwood which to this day continues to grow on the bank of the San Francisquito Creek, Palo Alto lies nestled in the heart of the Sillicon Valley in Northern California. It is home to a slew of hi-tech companies and owes its intellectual roots to a rich history with Stanford University. Its tree-lined streets give a homely charm to the city and its culture of innovation lends a flair of excitement and curiosity to its atmosphere. The city is a buzzing metropolis of good shopping, good food, and great conversation.

 

 

Incorporated 1894
County Santa Clara
Population 65,412
Median Home Sale Price Aug 2013 $1,550,000
Total Area 25.787 sq mi
Website http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/