San Lorenzo, California

San Lorenzo is located south of San Francisco and Oakland in Alameda County.

San Lorenzo's average temperature is a pleasant 63 degrees, and there is an average rainfall of approximately 19 inches per year. The good school system, diverse community, easy access to the surrounding beauty of the Bay Area, and its proximity to Silicon Valley and San Francisco contribute to San Lorenzo's growing popularity and booming real estate market.

San Lorenzo Schools

The schools in San Lorenzo are impressive and are only continuing to improve with 17,696 students attend the two high schools in San Lorenzo--Arroyo High and San Lorenzo High Schools--and the student-teacher ratio as low as 1:19. San Lorenzo has an impressive number of high school graduates at 97%, and approximately 70% of those graduates go on to pursue higher education options.

Find out more about schools in San Lorenzo here.

San Lorenzo Real EstateSan Lorenzo in Alameda County, CA.

Buying a home in San Lorenzo is considerably cheaper than within the rest of the Bay Area. However, the real estate market changes quickly so right now is probably the best time to invest in San Lorenzo before home prices catch-up with the rest of the area.

In April 2008, the average home sales price for a single family home or condo in San Lorenzo was $380,944. While this data is collected from the MLS and deemed reliable, it is not guaranteed.

San Lorenzo Facts:

  • Area - 2.8 sq mi 
  • Population - 21,898
  • Median income - $56,170
  • Median age of residents - 38 years old