Mill Valley, California

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Population in 2014: 14,403 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.9%
 
Males: 6,839  (47.5%)
Females: 7,564  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  47.7 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 94941.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $129,626 (it was $90,794 in 2000)
Mill Valley:

$129,626
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $87,649 (it was $64,179 in 2000)

Mill Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: over $1,000,000 (it was $719,500 in 2000)
Mill Valley:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $974,193; Detached houses: over $1,000,000; Townhouses or other attached units: $484,378; In 2-unit structures: $586,699; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $605,124; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $426,815; Mobile homes: $81,193; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $467,040

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,798.

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  • Races in Mill Valley, CA (2010)

    Mill Valley races chart
    • 11,93485.8%White alone
    • 7405.3%Asian alone
    • 6224.5%Hispanic
    • 4283.1%Two or more races
    • 1090.8%Black alone
    • 410.3%Other race alone
    • 150.1%American Indian alone
    • 140.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Mill Valley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mill Valley: 162.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.9%), English (10.5%), Irish (8.4%), Italian (5.2%), United States (3.8%), Russian (3.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 80 feet

Land area: 4.72 square miles.

Population density: 3,053 people per square mile   (average).

Mill Valley,CA real estate house value index trend

Mill Valley, California map

For population 25 years and over in Mill Valley:

  • High school or higher: 97.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 74.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 38.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mill Valley city:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

2,089 residents are foreign born (6.8% Europe, 2.0% Latin America, 1.6% Asia).

This city:

14.7%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Mill Valley, California as of December 05, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Mill Valley to the number of sex offenders is 4,720 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $9,440 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,680 (0.5%)

Mill Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Marin, CA (2.0 miles , pop. 52,094).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Francisco, CA (11.6 miles , pop. 776,733).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (352.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Alto, CA (1.0 miles ), Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA (1.1 miles ), Corte Madera, CA (1.4 miles ), Strawberry, CA (1.4 miles ), Southeast Marin, CA (1.4 miles ), Larkspur, CA (1.6 miles ), Marin City, CA (1.8 miles ), Kentfield, CA (1.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $306,700
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $492,400
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $563,300
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $349,200
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $691,700
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $700,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,042,500
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $699,500
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $727,200
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $896,600
  • 2007: 17 buildings, average cost: $715,200
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $410,600
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $710,000
  • 2010: 17 buildings, average cost: $520,200
  • 2011: 21 buildings, average cost: $704,200
  • 2012: 17 buildings, average cost: $820,100
  • 2013: 22 buildings, average cost: $718,300
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $886,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 37.91 N, Longitude: 122.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,038 (+7.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,848 (27.7%)

Area code: 415

Mill Valley household income distribution Mill Valley home values distribution

Crime rates in Mill Valley by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1000000000000
per 100,000 7.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 52201200021N/AN/A
per 100,000 35.514.614.70.07.515.10.00.00.014.27.1N/AN/A
Robberies 4438652314622
per 100,000 28.429.222.159.544.837.715.122.77.528.442.314.013.9
Assaults 15797698457599
per 100,000 106.451.166.352.144.867.860.630.237.449.835.363.262.5
Burglaries 76835970715663736455477849
per 100,000 539.0605.9434.7520.5529.6421.7477.1551.8478.6391.0331.4547.8340.0
Thefts 194210170167177114128149151118107143129
per 100,000 1,375.91,533.01,252.51,241.81,320.3858.4969.31,126.21,129.2838.9754.51,004.3895.1
Auto thefts 25222631171412610921810
per 100,000 177.3160.6191.6230.5126.8105.490.945.474.864.0148.156.269.4
Arson 5131111100000
per 100,000 35.57.322.17.47.57.57.67.60.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 185.3152.2131.8137.3132.7112.999.3103.597.699.193.7109.090.3

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Mill Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
California average:

2.32

Mill Valley tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +683 (+5.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (27%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Mill Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Mill Valley, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mill Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 729% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 25.8 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 69.5 miles away from Mill Valley center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 223.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 251.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 281.5 miles away from Mill Valley center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 4/25/1992 at 18:06:04, a magnitude 7.2 (6.3 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.1 MW, Depth: 9.4 mi) earthquake occurred 187.8 miles away from the city center, causing $75,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marin County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 9, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mill Valley topographic map

Birthplace of: Eve Arden - Actress, Tiffany Shlain - Film-maker, Kourtney Kardashian - Celebutante, Mariel Hemingway - Actress, Maury Sterling - Actor, Tony Freitas - Baseball player, Aaron Lanes - Soccer player, Art Schallock - Baseball player, Christian Cavanaugh - College basketball player (Maine Black Bears).

Main business address for: SEQUOIA MORTGAGE FUNDING CORP (ASSET-BACKED SECURITIES), SEQUOIA RESIDENTIAL FUNDING INC (ASSET-BACKED SECURITIES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Mill Valley:

  • MILL VALLEY HEALTHCARE CENTER (505 MILLER AVE)
  • THE REDWOODS (40 CAMINO ALTO)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mill Valley:

  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB-LARKSPUR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GREENBRAE, CA)
  • MARIN GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; GREENBRAE, CA)
  • THE TAMALPAIS (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GREENBRAE, CA)
  • SATELLITE DIALYSIS GREENBRAE (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; GREENBRAE, CA)
  • HOSPICE BY THE BAY (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LARKSPUR, CA)
  • NORTH BAY NURSING SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; SAN RAFAEL, CA)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-FIFTH AVENUE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SAN RAFAEL, CA)

Amtrak stations near Mill Valley:

  • 10 miles: SAN FRANCISCO FISHERMANS (SAN FRANCISCO, PIER 39) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: RICHMOND (16TH ST. & MACDONALD AVE.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: SAN FRANCISCO-FINANCIAL (SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA & DRUMM STS.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mill Valley:

  • College of Marin (about 4 miles; Kentfield, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,489)
  • University of San Francisco (about 11 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 9,190)
  • Academy of Art University (about 12 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 12,352)
  • Contra Costa College (about 12 miles; San Pablo, CA; FT enrollment: 4,249)
  • San Francisco State University (about 14 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 24,644)
  • City College of San Francisco (about 14 miles; San Francisco, CA; FT enrollment: 17,569)
  • Berkeley City College (about 16 miles; Berkeley, CA; FT enrollment: 3,146)

Public high school in Mill Valley:

  • TAMALPAIS HIGH (Students: 751, Location: 700 MILLER AVE., Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Mill Valley:

Private elementary/middle schools in Mill Valley:

  • MARIN HORIZON SCHOOL (Students: 268, Location: 305 MONTFORD AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • MOUNT TAMALPAIS SCHOOL (Students: 244, Location: 100 HARVARD AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • GREENWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 127, Location: 17 BUENA VISTA AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • RING MOUNTAIN DAY SCHOOL (Students: 100, Location: 70 LOMITA DR STE D, Grades: KG-8)
  • REAL SCHOOL (Students: 12, Location: 205 TENNESSEE VALLEY RD, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Mill Valley

Library in Mill Valley:

  • MILL VALLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,824,308; Location: 375 THROCKMORTON AVE.; 120,942 books; 9,182 e-books; 5,075 audio materials; 4,464 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 24 other licensed databases; 813 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Mill Valley: Scott Valley Swim and Tennis Club (A), Mill Valley Golf Course (B), Mill Valley Public Library (C), Mill Valley Youth Center (D), Mill Valley City Hall (E), Mill Valley Fire Department Station 6 (F), Mill Valley Fire Department Station 7 Headquarters (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Tamalpais Junction Shopping Center (1), Mill Valley Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Mill Valley include: SEQUOIA MORTGAGE FUNDING CORP (A), SEQUOIA RESIDENTIAL FUNDING INC (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mill Valley include: Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (A), Church of Our Savior (B), Federated Community Church of Mill Valley (C), First Church of Christ Scientist (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Mill Valley Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cascade Creek (A), Galena Creek (B), Arroyo Corte Madera Del Presidio (C), Old Mill Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Mill Valley include: Alto Bowl Preserve (1), Bayfront Park (2), Blithdale Park (3), Bothin Marsh Preserve (4), Camino Alto Preserve (5), Cascade Park (6), Earnscliffe Park (7), Enchanted Knolls Park (8), Freeman Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Verdi Flowers (Botanical Gardens; 27 Miller Ave), Air 3 (Tours & Charters; 422 Cascade Drive).

Hotels: Auberge Resorts LLC (591 Redwood Highway Suite 5295), Acqua Hotel (555 Redwood Highway).

Marin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 99.1. This is worse than average.

City:

99.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.357. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.357
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 12.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.517. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.517
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 21.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00320. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00320
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.6%
(2.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.7% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.6%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
71 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
5 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
64 people in nursing homes in 2000
27 people in other group homes in 2000

Mill Valley, California environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Mill Valley (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Strawberry Village Branch, Miller Avenue Branch, Mill Valley Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Westamerica Bank: Strawberry Branch at 1222 Strawberry Village, branch established on 1975/08/25; Mill Valley Branch at 64 East Blithedale Avenue, branch established on 1980/12/31. Info updated 2011/06/21: Bank assets: $4,998.1 mil, Deposits: $4,253.2 mil, headquarters in San Rafael, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: Westamerica Bancorporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Mill Valley - Throckmorton Avenue Br at 71 Throckmorton Avenue, branch established on 1896/01/01; Mill Valley Branch at 767 East Blithedale Avenue, branch established on 1990/07/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of Marin: Mill Valley Branch at 19 Sunnyside Avenue, branch established on 2008/06/16; Strawberry Branch at 23 Reed Boulevard, branch established on 1997/10/27. Info updated 2011/02/22: Bank assets: $1,393.3 mil, Deposits: $1,206.0 mil, headquarters in Novato, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of Marin Bancorp
  • Citibank, National Association: Mill Valley Branch at 101 Tiburon Boulevard, branch established on 1998/09/11; Mill Valley Branch at 130 Throckmorton Avenue, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Union Bank, National Association: Strawberry Village Branch at 800 Redwood Hwy Frontage Rd Ste 329, branch established on 2010/11/15; Mill Valley Branch at 453 Miller Avenue, branch established on 2002/10/21. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: East Blithedale Branch at 715 East Blithedale Avenue, branch established on 1978/10/16; Mill Valley Branch at 60 Throckmorton Avenue, branch established on 1927/02/19. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • The Northern Trust Company: Marin County Branch at 575 Redwood Highway, branch established on 1999/05/15. Info updated 2011/10/07: Bank assets: $99,831.2 mil, Deposits: $84,041.7 mil, headquarters in Chicago, IL, positive income, International Specialization, 91 total offices, Holding Company: Northern Trust Corporation
  • First Republic Bank: Mill Valley Branch at 1218 Strawberry Village, branch established on 2008/10/27. Info updated 2010/08/03: Bank assets: $27,791.8 mil, Deposits: $22,459.3 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 60 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
California average:

15.4

Mill Valley travel time to work - commute Mill Valley mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Mill Valley:

(Mill Valley, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Mill Valley city (based on Marin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic77,11430
Other12,11950
Mainline Protestant9,45848
Evangelical Protestant8,81771
Orthodox1,5253
Black Protestant7752
None142,601-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 64
Marin County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 15
Marin County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Marin County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 295
Here:

11.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Marin County:

17.1%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.1%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Mill Valley:

53.0%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.9%
State:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Mill Valley:

28.5
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.1%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mill Valley:

9.2%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mill Valley:

6.9
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.0%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Mill Valley:

78.6%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mill Valley, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$34,328$82,3871$672
Other Government Administration 13$68,761$63,4720$0
Police Protection - Officers 21$194,442$111,1100$0
Police - Other 7$29,750$51,0000$0
Firefighters 23$200,346$104,5280$0
Fire - Other 1$6,455$77,4600$0
Streets and Highways 12$81,262$81,2620$0
Sewerage 10$67,893$81,4720$0
Parks and Recreation 27$142,525$63,34477$74,700
Local Libraries 12$58,223$58,22331$37,318
Other and Unallocable 9$50,418$67,2242$663
Totals for Government 140$934,403$80,092111$113,353

Mill Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,970,000 ($136.78)
    Sewerage: $608,000 ($42.21)
    Fire Protection: $337,000 ($23.40)
    General: $277,000 ($19.23)
    Police Protection: $209,000 ($14.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $89,000 ($6.18)
  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $3,319,000 ($230.44)
    Police Protection: $3,105,000 ($215.58)
    Fire Protection: $2,512,000 ($174.41)
    Libraries: $1,422,000 ($98.73)
    Sewerage: $1,359,000 ($94.36)
    Regular Highways: $646,000 ($44.85)
    Financial Administration: $618,000 ($42.91)
    Central Staff Services: $595,000 ($41.31)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $449,000 ($31.17)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $80,000 ($5.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $589,000 ($40.89)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $46,000 ($3.19)
    Central Staff: $37,000 ($2.57)
    Libraries: $32,000 ($2.22)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($2.15)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($1.74)
    Housing & Community Development: $20,000 ($1.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,297,000 ($437.20)

Mill Valley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $2,330,000 ($161.77)
    Sewerage: $2,167,000 ($150.45)
    All Other: $2,131,000 ($147.96)
    Parking Facilities: $154,000 ($10.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $44,000 ($3.05)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $611,000 ($42.42)
    Interest Earnings: $435,000 ($30.20)
    Rents: $343,000 ($23.81)
    Property Sale Other: $22,000 ($1.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,077,000 ($74.78)
    General Support: $828,000 ($57.49)
    Highways: $248,000 ($17.22)
    Health & Hospitals: $5,000 ($0.35)
  • Tax - Property: $6,545,000 ($454.42)
    Total General Sales: $2,034,000 ($141.22)
    NEC: $1,020,000 ($70.82)
    Public Utilities: $697,000 ($48.39)
    Other Selective Sales: $369,000 ($25.62)

Mill Valley government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,815,000 ($681.46)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $8,735,000 ($606.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,080,000 ($74.98)

Mill Valley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,970,000 ($136.78)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,987,000 ($693.40)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,075,000 ($74.64)

6.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($88,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
California average:

5.03%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,219 average AGI)
Marin County:

0.08%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from San Francisco County, CA  1.39% ($125,493 average AGI)
from Sonoma County, CA  0.72% ($51,874)
from Alameda County, CA  0.42% ($69,715)


6.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($74,194 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
California average:

5.12%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,107 average AGI)
Marin County:

0.15%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sonoma County, CA  0.98% ($65,660 average AGI)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.95% ($76,018)
to Contra Costa County, CA  0.40% ($64,580)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mill Valley:

  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KSFO (560 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KFRC (610 AM; 5 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF LOS ANGELES)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KABL (960 AM; 5 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMZT (1510 AM; 8 kW; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: MOUNT WILSON FM BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mill Valley:

  • KSFB-FM (100.7 FM; SAN RAFAEL, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDFC-FM (102.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KISQ (98.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEAR (106.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM2 (98.9 FM; SAUSALITO, ETC., CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KOIT-FM (96.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KKSF (103.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFOG (104.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC)
  • KSOL (98.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KALW (91.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: SAN FRANCISCO UNIFIED SCHOOL DIST.)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMEL (106.1 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KZBR (95.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM (102.9 FM; BERKELEY, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS - CA, INC.)
  • KFRC-FM (99.7 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KQED-FM (88.5 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KSAN (107.7 FM; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KITS (105.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KIOI (101.3 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Mill Valley:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KSPX (Channel 29; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: PAXSON SACRAMENTO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KOVR (Channel 13; STOCKTON, CA; Owner: SCI - SACRAMENTO LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTV (Channel 10; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: KXTV, INC.)
  • KTXL (Channel 40; SACRAMENTO, CA; Owner: CHANNEL 40, INC.)
  • KUVS (Channel 19; MODESTO, CA; Owner: KUVS LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KTSF (Channel 26; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: LINCOLN BROADCASTING COMPANY, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KTNC-TV (Channel 42; CONCORD, CA; Owner: KTNC LICENSE, LLC)
See more detailed statistics of Mill Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • $199,000Total costs
  • 209,507Total average daily traffic
  • 6,412Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Sean M Brandel, 2001 Ridgecrest Blvd Mount Tamalpias (Lat: 37.928889 Lon: -122.587500), Type: 15.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 4252518480, , 6802 SOUTH 220TH STREET
  • S. L Bossard, 2001 Ridgecrest Blvd Mount Tamalpias (Lat: 37.928889 Lon: -122.587500), Type: 15.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 5102363700
  • Shelley L Aitoro, 2001 Ridgecrest Blvd Mount Tamalpias (Lat: 37.928889 Lon: -122.587500), Type: 15.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 5102363700, , 501 CANAL BOULEVARD, SUITE E, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • Shelley L Aitoro, 2001 Ridgecrest Blvd Mount Tamalpias (Lat: 37.928889 Lon: -122.587500), Type: 15.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 5102363700, , 501 CANAL BOULEVARD, SUITE E, Phone: (Dep) art-ment
  • 2001 Ridgecrest Blvd Mount Tamalpias (Lat: 37.928889 Lon: -122.587500), Type: 15.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 5102363700, , 1220 BRICKYARD COVE RD STE 200

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Mill Valley, CA)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

237 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mill Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Mill Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

44 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$605,23095$657,827659$517,01518$419,6801$799,44041$513,7660$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$593,58015$722,05163$569,6653$267,4100$06$533,6120$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$741,48016$582,744165$634,9057$251,9440$021$490,1471$324,420
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$403,64313$751,67386$527,2267$465,3800$08$421,0180$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$456,79735$485,5132$292,1000$04$483,7100$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1261.00 , 1262.00, 1270.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$665,4301$349,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$634,5601$999,300
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1261.00 , 1262.00, 1270.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mill Valley and their reported violations in the past:

RANCHO NICASIO (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mill Valley that have no violations reported:

  • LE TRIANON RESORT (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SHAY CREEK SUMMER HOME TRACT (Address: 512 EDGEWOOD AVENUE , Population served: 32, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 90
  • Hazardous Condition: 116
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Mill Valley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mill Valley, CA
Most common first names in Mill Valley, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John16376.5 years
William15674.5 years
Robert13874.7 years
Mary13481.8 years
Helen9983.8 years
Margaret9581.0 years
Dorothy9282.2 years
Charles8578.7 years
Ruth8484.0 years
James8373.0 years
Most common last names in Mill Valley, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4479.2 years
Johnson3073.4 years
Brown2780.4 years
Wilson2578.8 years
Martin2374.3 years
Taylor2077.2 years
Jones1976.4 years
Nelson1878.4 years
Anderson1873.4 years
Williams1874.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (27%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Mill Valley, CA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1New Balance2
7-Eleven3Nike3
AT&T1Rite Aid1
Ace Hardware2Safeway2
CVS1Starbucks4
Curves1Subway1
DHL2Taco Bell1
Domino's Pizza1Travelodge1
Ethan Allen1True Value1
FedEx8U-Haul1
GNC1UPS10
Goodwill1Vans1
Jamba Juice1Vons2
JoS. A. Bank1Walgreens1
KFC1Whole Foods Market2
McDonald's1

Mill Valley compared to California state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Mill Valley on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of libraries per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a ferryboat to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on current operations of parks and recreation per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Professional, scientific, and technical services (population 5,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median house value"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Sweden (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 (94941) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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