Stanford Tourism, California

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(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.

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Facts and Stats for Stanford*

  • Pollution Statistics in Stanford

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

    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Stanford: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 30 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 20 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 10 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 60 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 20 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40 (Moderate)
  • Living in Stanford - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 68.13 (High)
    • Pollution Index 6.9 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.5 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 87.76 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 77.5 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.76 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 145.68 (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 Stanford

    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 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 61.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.67 USD

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

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