About Redwood City
A community of just over 75,000 people, a center of high-tech industry, and the mid-point of the beautiful San Francisco Peninsula, Redwood City is known for its great climate and profound sense of community. Redwood City is devoted to preserving its rich history, maintaining today’s quality of life, and carefully planning its future.
Like the outdoors? Locally, there's parks, trails, camping, and golfing to name a few of the most popular activities.
Enjoy culture? The city hosts outdoor festivals and farmer's markets throughout the year. You can visit museums or take in the theatre, too.
Interested in professional sports? The Bay Area has several major sports teams: San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland A's, Golden State Warriors and the San Jose Sharks.
Redwood City is within close proximity to world-famous scenic attractions including California Coast, San Francisco, Lake Tahoe and Yosemite National Park. More specifically, the city is 30 miles south of San Francisco and 200 miles from Lake Tahoe.