Menlo Park is full of beautiful, tree-lined neighborhoods and active commercial districts. It is home to a diverse range of well-educated residents who are actively involved in community life.
Excellent public and private schools serve its many young families, while residents of all ages enjoy the City’s numerous parks and recreational facilities. The city’s close proximity to Stanford University and Menlo College provide a multitude of academic, cultural and athletic event opportunities. These and many other amenities contribute to Menlo Park’s outstanding quality of life.
Located in the heart of Menlo Park is a downtown featuring unique and upscale shops and restaurants. Set in a pleasant, pedestrian-oriented atmosphere, Menlo Park’s downtown area attracts locals and visitors alike. Known worldwide as the “Capital of Venture Capital,” Menlo Park is well situated to benefit from and help shape new technologies and markets originating from the Silicon Valley. The city hosts such major employers as SRI International, the U.S. Geological Survey, Facebook, Pacific Biosciences, E*TRADE Financial Corporation and CS Bio Co.
Menlo Park Statistics
Median Income: $126,045
# of Single Family Homes: 9879
# of Condominiums: 1129
Average Sales Price of Single Family Homes in 2017: $2,573,585
Average Sales Price of Condominiums in 2017: $1,130,237
Average Price per Square Foot of Single Family Homes in 2017: $1,264
Average Price per Square Foot of Condominiums in 2017: $886
“population estimates, July 1, 2016” and “median household income (in 2016 dollars), 2012-2016. All home price and price per square foot stats were pulled directly from the MLS.