Located on the northern end of Silicon Valley, San Carlos is home to several technology and biotech firms. Dotted with historic single-family homes steeped with character, it is a small affluent residential suburb in San Mateo County. Friendly people with an inviting community atmosphere, San Carlos has been labeled the “City of Good Living.” Residents are encouraged to embrace the local community with art festivals,
farmers markets, and its yearly Hometown Days Celebration put on every spring.
Its captivating historic downtown offers something for everyone. Whether visiting its local museums, amiable shops, or chic restaurants, San Carlos provides an exquisite assortment of activities and adventures. Its local Pulgas Ridge offers miles of scenic hiking and biking as does its visceral city parks and lush landscape. With everything to offer at its doorstep, San Carlos delivers a superior hometown life.