San Mateo County

San Mateo County, California

555 County Ctr
Redwood City, CA 94063
Phone: (650) 363-4712
Fax: (650) 363-4843

On N central coast of CA, S of San Francisco; organized Apr 19, 1856 from San Francisco County. Name Origin: For the creek, named for Saint Matthew the Apostle

Area (sq mi):: 741.01 (land 449.07; water 291.95) Population per square mile: 1557.90
Population 2005: 699,610 State rank: 14 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.10%; 1990-2000 8.90% Population 2000: 707,161 (White 49.80%; Black or African American 3.50%; Hispanic or Latino 21.90%; Asian 20.00%; Other 16.90%). Foreign born: 32.30%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $36,045; median household $70,819; Population below poverty level: 5.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $58,905-$52,841
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.20% Median travel time to work: 27.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 41.80%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Daly City (100,620)
  • San Mateo (91,275)
  • Redwood City County seat (73,346)
  • South San Francisco (59,897)
  • San Bruno (39,661)
  • Pacifica (37,182)
  • Menlo Park (29,759)
  • Foster City (28,847)
  • Burlingame (27,420)
  • San Carlos (26,915)
  • Belmont (24,449)
  • Millbrae (20,419)
  • Half Moon Bay (12,208)
  • Hillsborough (10,600)

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    References in classic literature ?
    Still farming, my family had moved to a ranch on the bleak sad coast of San Mateo County, south of San Francisco.
    The two centers have served thousands of San Mateo County residents since joining together in 2015.
    The San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD) desires to contract with a vendor to print and deliver college class schedules, postcards and catalogs to the College of San Mateo (San Mateo), Canada College (Redwood City) and Skyline College (San Bruno).
    DALY CITY -- City council member and candidate for the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors Michael Guingona received a big boost from endorsements by Asian American leaders that came pouring in during Daly City's very first celebration of Asian American Heritage Month.
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    San Mateo Credit Union recently marked its 60th anniversary with a reception for members and local dignitaries at the San Mateo County History Museum.
    is seeking approval for a lO0-year plan to extract as many as a million tons of aggregate from canyon walls surrounding its current quarry operation, pending approval by the San Mateo County Planning Commission.
    With the help of a new contract, record volumes of material were collected by Recology during the company's initial days of service in San Mateo County, Calif.
    Google San Mateo County Airports, then click on "AWOS.
    Fox, district attorney, San Mateo County, California, is no stranger to our organization's mission, and as a career prosecutor in a large California jurisdiction, he is certainly familiar with the needs of the prosecutorial community.
    San Francisco-based Marlen Christina Rosales received an Honor Roll certificate for 2005 from the San Mateo County Better Business Bureau .

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