Artistic community with an agricultural bent and a wide variety of things to do.

Welcome to Sebastopol

Enjoy a wealth of Bohemian style and flair in this community.
If you are in search of an inviting, artistic community with an agricultural bent and a wide variety of things to do, Sebastopol is just the ticket. This quirky area is full of some of the best attractions that California has to offer, from charming shops and restaurants to outdoor excursions that invite you to take in the wonder and beauty of the great outdoors.
Supremely Bohemian and filled with residents who embrace the artistic lifestyle, Sebastopol has both thriving residential areas and busy commercial hubs. There's something happening at any time of the day or night in Sebastopol, whether you like to enjoy live music at a local brewery or winery, or discovering a brand-new farm-to-table restaurant.

What to Love

  • Golf courses and beautiful wineries
  • A thriving agricultural community
  • A wide variety of architecture and building styles
  • A friendly, welcoming atmosphere

Local Lifestyle

An upscale vibe and a strong artistic presence keep Sebastopol firmly headed toward the future, while the agricultural community that immerses the town keeps it friendly and charming. Residents of all ages call Sebastopol home, from retirees who love the peace and quiet that the area offers to young families and busy professionals who appreciate the wide variety of things to do.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Experience industrial chic at The Barlow, a shopping center that features everything from wine tastings to boutique openings. Handline is the very definition of a chic California eatery, with sustainable seafood, burgers, and tacos on the menu, while Screaming Mimi's is a local institution. This playful shop not only serves up delicious, handmade ice cream but decorates with beautiful local art as well.

For gourmet ramen and other Asian-inspired staples, check out Ramen Gaijin, or head to Fern Bar for a relaxed atmosphere and excellent handcrafted drinks. Sushi Tozai is another hotspot, beloved by tourists and locals alike for its creative, freshly-prepared entrees and small bites.

Things to Do

There are many ways to experience what Sebastopol has to offer, from the area's many charming parks to guided outdoor tours. Ives Park is one of the area's most popular parks, with playground equipment, an outdoor swimming pool, picnic tables, and a ballfield. Laguna de Santa Rosa is a must-see for any tourist or local, a beautiful stretch of river that has views for days. There are a lot of great local festivals in the area as well, with the annual Sebastopol Apple Blossom Festival being a particular standout.

Art lovers will appreciate the Patrick Amiot museum, which has earned local renown for its collection of "junk art," while golf enthusiasts will want to spend an afternoon at the spacious, impeccably-designed Sebastopol Golf Course, which is one of the most beloved golf courses in the area. Outdoor enthusiasts and lovers of art and culture will appreciate the variety in Sebastopol. 

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Overview for Sebastopol, CA

7,563 people live in Sebastopol, where the median age is 49.1 and the average individual income is $45,865. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

49.1 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Sebastopol, CA

Sebastopol has 3,221 households, with an average household size of 2.32. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sebastopol do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,563 people call Sebastopol home. The population density is 4,018.15 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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46.25 / 53.75%

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Schools in Sebastopol, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Sebastopol. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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9th - 12th
West Sonoma County Consortium
K - 12th
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Park Side Elementary
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9th - 12th

Around Sebastopol, CA

There's plenty to do around Sebastopol, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including WineBerry Lodge, Dehlinger Winery, and Kashi Ananda Yoga.

Name Category Distance Reviews
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Dining 2.96 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 3.99 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.71 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.26 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.77 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.26 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
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