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San Anselmo, California
Welcome to San Anselmo ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, San Anselmo has a population of 12,606 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of San Anselmo, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated April 9, 1907.
San Anselmo is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: San Anselmo lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
San Anselmo is located in the (415) area code.
The ZIP codes for San Anselmo: 94960, 94979<4>
Websites for San Anselmo ...
Official Website: www.townofsananselmo.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, San Anselmo had an population of 12,606 people. This is an increase of 2.19% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.84% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, San Anselmo had a population of 12,336 people. This makes San Anselmo the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of San Anselmo represents 0.03% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 346th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 12,336 people, the population of San Anselmo has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 12,378 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for San Anselmo.
Communities near San Anselmo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near San Anselmo.
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 San Anselmo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for San Anselmo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of San Anselmo. 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 San Anselmo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around San Anselmo. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for San Anselmo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for San Anselmo ...
Looking for more information about San Anselmo? 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 San Anselmo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for San Anselmo.
Adding San Anselmo to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of San Anselmo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for San Anselmo was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found San Anselmo on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for California (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for San Anselmo on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for San Anselmo: www.townofsananselmo.org/
The official website for Marin County: www.co.marin.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022