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Larkspur is a city in Marin County, California, United States. Larkspur is located 3 miles (4.8 km) south of San Rafael, at an elevation of 43 feet (13 m). As of the 2010 Census, the city's population was 11,926. Larkspur is located north of San Francisco near Mount Tamalpais. Larkspur's Police Department is shared with that of the neighboring Corte Madera and town of San Anselmo as the Central Marin Police Authority. Intersecting Larkspur's downtown is Madrone Canyon, a residential area amidst a redwood grove.


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Facts and Stats for Larkspur*

  • Pollution Statistics in Larkspur

    Know the pollution level of Larkspur before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 29.17 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.86 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 59.46 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.38 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25.68 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.69 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 21.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 26.35 (Low)
  • Larkspur: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Larkspur for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Larkspur.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.93 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 45.79 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.05 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 34.54 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 41.41 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 65.98 (High)
    • Attacks 41.09 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.84 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.98 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 42.82 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 57.18 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.02 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.34 (High)
  • Living in Larkspur - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Larkspur is 161.81 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 97.34 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 37.42 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.26 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 97.62 (High)
    • Health Care Index 71.07 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.98 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 106.48 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Larkspur

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Larkspur

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 54.3 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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