SANTA ROSA, CA
With over 150,000 residents, Santa Rosa is the largest city in Sonoma County and serves as the area's cultural and economic hub. The vibrant downtown is home to some of the best shopping, restaurants, nightclubs and shows in the County. With a thriving arts and performing arts scene, Santa Rosa is also home to the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Sonoma County Museum, the Santa Rosa Symphony and the 6th Street Playhouse. Charles Shultz of comic strip "Peanuts" fame made Santa Rosa his home, as well as Joe Montana, 49ers Quarterback. Santa Rosa real estate enjoys a relatively cosmopolitan environment, with many of the quaint smaller towns of Sonoma County just a short ride away.