Livability Score

79
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities B-

There are some amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Canteen Coffee House
Coffee Shop
Coffeebar
Coffee Shop
Bagel Street Cafe
Coffee Shop
Peet's Coffee
Coffee Shop
Menlo Cafe
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Philz Coffee
Coffee Shop
Cafe Borrone
Coffee Shop
Saint Frank Coffee
Coffee Shop
Tea it Up
Coffee Shop
Pink Pantherz Espresso
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Connoisseur Coffee Company
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Breaker's Cafe
Coffee Shop
Cafe Wisteria
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Neman Marcus Cafe
Coffee Shop
Cardinal Café
Coffee Shop
Joe & The Juice
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (2) C-
Performing Arts Center
Theatre Arts
Art Ventures Gallery
Art Gallery
The Main Gallery
Art Gallery
Sense Fine Art
Art Gallery
Simon Breitbard
Art Gallery
Peabody Fine Art Gallery and Framing
Art Gallery
West Bay Model Railroad Association
Museum
Guild
Theatre Arts
Atherton Fine Art
Art Gallery
Menlo Atherton Performing Arts Center
Theatre Arts
Portola Art Gallery
Art Gallery
Mardi Gras Lounge
Nightclub
Aquarius Theatre
Cinema
Stanford Theater
Cinema
The Main Gallery
Museum
Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Museum
Cantor Arts Center
Museum
Club Caliente
Nightclub
NVIDIA Auditorium
Theatre Arts
Redwood Downtown 20 and XD
Cinema
Museum of American Heritage
Museum
Dragon Theater
Theatre Arts
Club Fox
Nightclub
Fox Theatre
Theatre Arts
Palo Alto History Museum
Museum
Food and Drink (0) F
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
U-Save Liquors
Alcohol
Domino's
Fast Food
Gerry's Cakes
Sweets
K&L Wine Merchants
Alcohol
Mademoiselle Colette
Sweets
Baskin-Robbins
Sweets
Subway
Fast Food
Green Bubble
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Cold Stone Creamery
Sweets
One Stop Liquors
Alcohol
BevMo!
Alcohol
Taco Bell
Fast Food
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
Chuck's Donuts
Fast Food
Sweet Orchid
Sweets
Woodside Delicatessen
Deli
KFC
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Popeye's Chicken & Biscuits
Fast Food
Villa Roma Cocktail Lounge
Bar
Saddle Room Bar
Bar
Redwood City BBQ
Fast Food
Woodside Manor Liquors
Alcohol
Fitness (1) F
Athletic Center
Gym
SBM Group Fit
Gym
AXIS
Gym
NorCal CrossFit
Gym
Arrillaga Family Gymnastics Center
Gym
One on One Fiteness
Gym
Burgess Sports Center
Community Centre
Fair Oaks Community Center
Community Centre
Recreation and Wellness Center
Gym
SoulCycle
Gym
Yoga Source
Gym
Heartcore
Gym
uforia Studios
Gym
Unknown Name
Gym
The Bar Method
Gym
Obstacourse Fitness
Gym
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Community Resources Center
Community Centre
QSpot
Community Centre
Women’s Community Center
Community Centre
Monarch Crossfit
Gym
El Centro Chicano y Latino
Community Centre
Asian American Activities Center
Community Centre
Tresidder Memorial Union
Community Centre
Lucie Stern Community Center
Community Centre
Snap Fitness
Gym
Groceries (0) F
Chavez Supermarket
Grocery Store
Chavez Supermarket
Grocery Store
LeBoulanger
Bakery
Susie Cakes
Bakery
Draeger's Market
Grocery Store
Little Sky Bakery
Bakery
Trader Joe's
Grocery Store
Pena Meat and Food Market
Grocery Store
La Biscotteria
Bakery
Safeway
Grocery Store
El Paisano
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Lucky
Grocery Store
Delucchi's Market
Grocery Store
Mi Rancho Supermarket
Grocery Store
Sigonas Farmers Market
Grocery Store
Sprinkles Cupcakes
Bakery
Unknown Name
Grocery Store
La Baguette
Bakery
Mi Rancho Supermarket
Grocery Store
Mercadito Latino
Grocery Store
The Willows Market
Grocery Store
Smart & Final
Grocery Store
Dehoff's Key Market
Grocery Store
Safeway
Grocery Store
Parks (12) A+
Cartan Athletic Fields
Park
Redding Park
Park
Reading Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Holbook Palmer Park
Park
Holbrook-Palmer Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Camp Fremont Park
Park
Merrill Street Plaza
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Tinker Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Menlo Park Civic Center Complex
Park
Nealon Park
Park
Nursery School Playground
Playground
Jack W. Lyle Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Shops (0) A-
TriEZ Food and Liquor
Convenience Store
Woodside Bike Shop
Bicycle
Cindy's Nails
Beauty
Unknown Name
Gift Shop
Pool Patio & More
Furniture
Menlo Optical
Optician
Bijoux Bijoux
Fashion
A Touch of Elegance
Beauty
HumanIQ Salon
Hairdresser
Charisma Salon
Beauty
Ela
Clothing
Scarlett de Cittores
Beauty
Kenneth Michael Salon
Hairdresser
Quik Stop
Convenience Store
Christian Science Reading Room
Books
Relax The Back
Furniture
CTG Salon
Beauty
Luminaire
Furniture
Simpson's Barber Shop
Hairdresser
Derby Interiors & Design
Furniture
Menlo Hard Woods
Furniture
Teresa’s Antiques
Furniture
D.J.’s Hair Design
Hairdresser
Salon Cozzolino
Hairdresser
Shoe Repair
Shoes
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 2.5% take public transportation in Atherton.
Public Transit Stops (12)
Stops & Stations
A+
El Camino Real & Winchester Drive
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Isabella Avenue
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Watkins Avenue
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Almendral Avenue
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Almendral Avenue
Bus Stop
Menlo College
Bus Stop
Menlo College
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Amherst Avenue
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Valparaiso Avenue
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & 5th Avenue (Fair Oaks)
Bus Stop
3500 Middlefield Road
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Oak Grove Avenue (Menlo Park)
Bus Stop
Middlefield Road & San Benito Avenue
Bus Stop
Middlefield Road & 8th Avenue
Bus Stop
Middlefield Road & Fair Oaks Lane
Bus Stop
El Camino Real & Oak Grove Avenue (Menlo Park)
Bus Stop
Middlefield Road & 7th Avenue
Bus Stop
Santa Cruz Avenue & Johnson Street
Bus Stop
Santa Cruz Avenue & Crane Street
Bus Stop
Santa Cruz Avenue & Evelyn Street
Bus Stop
Middlefield Road & James Avenue
Bus Stop
Middlefield Road & Lane Place
Bus Stop
Santa Cruz Avenue & Arbor Road
Bus Stop
Santa Cruz Avenue & Fremont Street
Bus Stop
Santa Cruz Avenue & Chestnut Street
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
2.5%
F
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cost of living F

The cost of living in Atherton is 342/100 - which is 145% higher than California.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
F
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crime A+

Atherton crime rates are 1,238 per 100k, which is 56% lower than California
Property Crime
1,149 crimes per 100k
B+
Violent Crime
89 crimes per 100k
A+
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employment A+

The median income in Atherton is $250,001 - which is 292% higher than California.
Med. Household Income
$250,001
A+
Unemployment Rate
2.3%
A+
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health A+

There are some hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (2)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Tsung & Virmani Medical Group
Doctor
Menlo Park Fire District Station 3
Fire Station
Atherton Police Station
Police
Menlo Medical Clinic
Doctor
Parravi, DDS
Dentist
Passport Health Menlo Park Travel Clinic
Clinic
Joy Orthodontics
Dentist
Menlo Park Fire District Station 6
Fire Station
R. Glenn Kitasoe DDS Inc.
Dentist
Scott Hoffman DDS
Dentist
Advanced Chiropractic Center
Doctor
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Planned Parenthood
Clinic
Rocio Alvizar
Dentist
Tavarez Orthodontics Inc
Dentist
Elane Labrada MD, George F Freed Jr MD
Doctor
South Fair Oaks Substation
Police
San Mateo County Sheriff
Police
Dentista Unam
Dentist
Menlo Park Police
Police
Menlo Park Fire District Station 5
Fire Station
Fair Oaks Health Center
Doctor
Rubinchik Cohen Dental Care
Dentist
Dr. T. Kiggins Optometrist
Doctor
Milagros de Mexico
Pharmacy
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
B-
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housing D

Atherton home prices are $2,000,001 - which is 389% higher than California
Home Price
$2,000,001
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
N/A
C
Home Affordability
8x (home price to income ratio)
F
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schools A+

The Atherton graduation rate is 97% - which is 21% higher than California
School Test Scores
70%
B-
High School Grad. Rates
97%
A+
Elementary Schools (6) F
Menlo School
Sacred Heart Schools Atherton
Garfield Elementary
Encinal Elementary
Nativity Elementary School
Selby Lane Elementary
Wherry Academy
Hillview Middle
Holy Family School
Montessori House Of Children
St Pius Elementary School
Las Lomitas Elementary
Connect Community Charter
Connect Community Charter
Kipp Excelencia Community Preparatory
Kipp Excelencia Community Preparatory
Fair Oaks Elementary
Taft Elementary
Laurel Elementary
Redwoods International Montessori House Of Chldrn
Henry Ford Elementary
Hoover Elementary
Oak Knoll Elementary
Rocketship Redwood City
Phillips Brooks School
High Schools (3) B-
Menlo School
Sacred Heart Schools Atherton
Wherry Academy
Everest Public High
Everest Public High
Menlo-Atherton High
Woodside High
Packard Children'S Hospital/Stanford
Summit Preparatory Charter High
Summit Preparatory Charter High
Tide Academy
Stanford Online High School
Sequoia High
Palo Alto High
Alto International School
Mid-Peninsula High School
The Discovery Center School
Redwood High
Oxford Day Academy
Oxford Day Academy
Eastside College Preparatory School
East Palo Alto Academy
East Palo Alto Academy
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ratings C-

Atherton has an overall rating of 60% from 5 reviews.
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C-
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Atherton Area Facts

  • Atherton has a Livability Score of 79/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Atherton crime rates are 56% lower than the California average
  • Cost of living in Atherton is 145% higher than the California average
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B- Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Atherton? Yes, there are some amenities close to this location.

Parks

Cartan Athletic Fields
Redding Park
Reading Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Holbook Palmer Park
Holbrook-Palmer Park
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Performing Arts Center
Art Ventures Gallery
The Main Gallery
Sense Fine Art
Simon Breitbard
Peabody Fine Art Gallery and Framing
West Bay Model Railroad Association
Guild

Food & Drink

Jack in the Box
U-Save Liquors
Domino's
Gerry's Cakes
K&L Wine Merchants
Mademoiselle Colette
Baskin-Robbins
Subway

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in Atherton? Of all people who commute, 2.5% take public transportation in Atherton.
Drive to Work
58%

18% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
3%

3% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
3%

equal to the US average

B- Health & Safety

Is Atherton a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

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Pharmacies

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