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Welcome to Rohnert Park ...

The city of Rohnert Park is located in Sonoma County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Rohnert Park has a population of 42,890 people<2> (see below for details).

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Rohnert Park, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated August 28, 1962.

Rohnert Park is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Rohnert Park lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Rohnert Park is within the (707) area code.

The ZIP codes for Rohnert Park: 94927-94928<4>

Websites for Rohnert Park ...

Official Website: www.rpcity.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Rohnert Park had an population of 42,890 people. This is an increase of 4.68% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.55% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Rohnert Park had a population of 40,971 people (or 8.47% of the total population of Sonoma County). This makes Rohnert Park the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Rohnert Park represents 0.11% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 194th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 40,971 people, the population of Rohnert Park decreased 3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 42,236 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rohnert Park.

Communities near Rohnert Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rohnert Park.

  • Santa Rosa [Sonoma County]
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    • Santa Rosa [Sonoma County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Rohnert Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 174,613 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Rosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Rosa<6>
  • Petaluma [Sonoma County]
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    • Petaluma [Sonoma County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Rohnert Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,632 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petaluma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petaluma<6>
  • Novato [Marin County]
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    • Novato [Marin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Rohnert Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,351 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Novato<6>
  • Windsor [Sonoma County]
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    • Windsor [Sonoma County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Rohnert Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,322 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windsor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sonoma [Sonoma County]
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      • Sonoma [Sonoma County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Rohnert Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,973 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sonoma<6>
    • Sebastopol [Sonoma County]
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      • Sebastopol [Sonoma County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Rohnert Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,593 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebastopol<6>
    • Saint Helena [Napa County]
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      • Saint Helena [Napa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Rohnert Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,960 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Helena<6>
    • Calistoga [Napa County]
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      • Calistoga [Napa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Rohnert Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,286 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calistoga<6>
    • Yountville [Napa County]
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      • Yountville [Napa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Rohnert Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,970 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yountville<6>
    • Bellevue [Sonoma County]
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      • Bellevue [Sonoma County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Rohnert Park
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rohnert Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rohnert Park.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rohnert Park. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rohnert Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rohnert Park. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Rohnert Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rohnert Park ...

Looking for more information about Rohnert Park? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Rohnert Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rohnert Park.

Mentions & References for Rohnert Park

Communities in California

About Sonoma County

About California

The official website for Rohnert Park: www.rpcity.org/

The official website for Sonoma County: www.sonoma-county.org/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Sonoma, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rohnert Park.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rohnert Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Rohnert Park). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rohnert Park or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Rohnert Park includes: 94927 & 94928.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Rohnert Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rohnert Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rohnert ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rohnert Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3410, Longitude: -122.6980    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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