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Santa Rosa is a city in and the county seat of Sonoma County, California, United States. Its estimated 2014 population was 174,170. Santa Rosa is the largest city in California's North Coast, Wine Country and the North Bay; the fifth most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area after San Jose, San Francisco, Oakland, and Fremont; and the 28th most populous city in California.


A visit to the city of Santa Rosa is a one-stop destination to grab the best of the Sonoma County experience. Surrounded by lush wineries, the sunny environs of the city are the best place to grab some of the best vintages produced in the country. Downtown Santa Rosa is home to the museums like Charles. M. Schulz Museum for the Peanuts comic strip and the Sonoma County Museum. Adventure junkies should check out the parks like Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, Spring Lake Park and Howarth Parks for hiking. Grab your pair of ice skates and flaunt yourself on the Redwood Empire Ice Arena. You are likely to see some of the buildings constructed in the 18th century still in use in the city. Tourism is a flourishing business in Santa Rosa so grab your bunch and head towards the Californian town.


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Facts and Stats for Santa Rosa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Santa Rosa

    Know the pollution level of Santa Rosa before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Santa Rosa: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 21.88 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 28.57 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 31.25 (Low)
    • Attacks 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 46.88 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.38 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.88 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 15.63 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Santa Rosa - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Santa Rosa is 208.34 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.63 (High)
    • Climate Index 91.68 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.97 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 23 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 88.53 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 86.24 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.23 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 115.48 (Very 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 Santa Rosa

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Santa Rosa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.43 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 41.58 USD

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

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