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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 44.29 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.85 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.7 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 37.36 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 42.58 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 66.01 (High)
    • Attacks 43.28 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 66.4 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.81 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 41.4 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 59.41 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 24.46 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.94 (High)
  • Living in Larkspur - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Larkspur is 151.17 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 50.04 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 97.16 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 37.42 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40.46 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 96.15 (High)
    • Health Care Index 72.03 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.52 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 97.21 (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 43.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.74 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53.96 USD

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

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