Stanford Tourism

(Not to be confused with Stamford, Connecticut.)(For the former settlement in Placer County, see Stanford, Placer County, California.) Stanford is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Clara County, California, United States and is the home of Stanford University. The population was 13,809 at the 2010 census, with a daily population of 35,000. Stanford is an unincorporated area of Santa Clara County and is adjacent to the city of Palo Alto. Stanford, California is a valid postal address, and has its own post office and ZIP codes: 94305 (campus buildings) and 94309 (post-office boxes). A popular landmark is the Dish. Most of the Stanford University campus and other core University owned land is situated within the census-designated place of Stanford though the Stanford University Medical Center, the Stanford Shopping Center, and the Stanford Research Park are officially part of the city of Palo Alto. Its resident population consists of the inhabitants of on-campus housing, including graduate student residences and single-family homes and condominium owned by their faculty inhabitants but located on leased Stanford land. A residential neighborhood adjacent to the Stanford campus, College Terrace, featuring streets named after universities and colleges, including Cambridge, Oxford, Harvard and Princeton, is neither part of the Stanford CDP nor owned by the University but is part of Palo Alto.

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Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Stanford, United States. The nearest major city to Stanford is Sacramento. Add Sacramento to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods National Monument, Golden Gate Bridge. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Sacramento International Airport. Tour packages of Stanford are of 1 to 2 days duration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Stanford before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Water Pollution 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 8.33 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Stanford for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Stanford.

    • Burglary and Theft 29.17 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 20.83 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.17 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95.83 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 79.17 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.17 (Low)
    • Safety Index 81.08 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 96.15 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 57.61 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.6 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 83.33 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.63 (Moderate)
    • 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.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Stanford

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.33 USD

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