San Mateo County covers an area from Daly City to Menlo Park, encompassing the San Francisco International Airport, the coastal fishing community of Half Moon Bay and the wooded countryside of the Portola Valley. Bioscience, industrial and business parks are located along the Highway 101, the county’s main business corridor.
San Mateo is a city of simplicity, culture and natural beauty. Attracting all walks of life, it’s one of the most populated places in the Bay Area. It provides great schools, attractive neighborhoods, well-maintained parks, community outreach, unspoiled views and cultural diversity. The city's central location makes it easy to get from point A to point B. Whether you’re headed for the Silicon Valley, busy San Francisco or a neighborhood across town, everything is within reach.