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The small town of Woodside, California was not officially incorporated until 1956 though it had previously been used as a private estate and later a club retreat under the same name for more than a century. Today, Woodside continues to maintain a rural, residential feel. The town is still the perfect retreat for commuters, retirees, and anyone who enjoys open spaces, luxury, and a great location.
Real estate in Woodside is primarily made up of by single-family homes that are some of the most expensive in the country. However, with high rates of home ownership, those who do live here love it for good reason. Luxury homes with spacious lots provide plenty of room for families. Local neighborhoods provide a sense of peace and quiet not found in the nearby urban areas, with friendly neighbors and wide-open spaces.
Equestrians will fit right in, Woodside is known for the horses that are a part the local community. Many residents keep horses and there are great riding trails throughout the town. Woodside also offers a variety of other recreation classes and events, including sports leagues for all ages, yoga, and annual family-friendly runs and barn dances. The community is also home to the Teague Hill Open Space Preserve, where there are plenty of great trails for hiking and horseback riding amidst the beauty of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
The business district in Woodside is intentionally small, preserving the peaceful, small town feel. However, there are still a few great modern retailers and conveniences that have achieved popularity within the community. The local Buck’s of Woodside restaurant is a famous anchor of the Silicon Valley area, where entrepreneurs and innovators have been enjoying classic American fare for years. The Village Pub and Pioneer Salon provide two other local favorites for grabbing a meal or enjoying a night out with friends.
A smaller bedroom community, Woodside is great for commuters who want all the technology and opportunity of Silicon Valley, while still being able to enjoy a quieter and exclusive life. The community. The Junipero Serra Freeway makes it easy to commute into the surrounding communities for all the business and opportunities they provide.
Residents of Woodside are served by both the Woodside Elementary School District and the Sequoia Union High School District. Nearby, there are also many private schooling options to consider. The area is known for its top quality schools and highly educated residents, and many families are drawn to the area because of it.