Redwood City is located in San Mateo County
and sits almost directly in the middle of San Francisco and San Jose
. Also neighbored by the cities of San Carlos
and East Palo Alto
; Redwood City homes are very popular for Bay Area commuters with easy access to Highways 280 and 101. The city has great public transportation options with service by CalTrain, B.A.R.T., and SamTrans. It’s a center for the high-tech industry with Oracle and Electronic Arts being the area’s top two employers. The city’s downtown area was refurbished in 2006 and now boasts a shopping center which includes numerous restaurants, retail stores, ample parking and is highlighted by a 20-screen movie theater. The area enjoys year round Mediterranean weather and boasts more than 20 public parks. The city has plenty of educational options being serviced by Sequoia Union High School District, Redwood City School District and is home to its own community college. You can search Redwood City real estate by its zip codes 94061
, or 94063
, and add to your search by using our Meet an Agent
feature to help you purchase your ideal Redwood City home.