Location in Sonoma County and the state of California.
As of the census of , there were 63, households, of which In terms of age cohorts, The median age was 36 years. Out of the total population, 9. Acts of crime in these neighborhoods are commonly burglaries, graffiti, and violent gang activity.
Street gangs such as Sureños and Norteños have large concentrations throughout Santa Rosa. The violent crime rate for Santa Rosa Santa Rosa saw the second-highest rate of couples in same-sex marriages among United States cities in , behind only San Francisco.
The area was downgraded because of an increase in the cost of doing business, and reduced job growth—both blamed on increases in the cost of housing. According to the city's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report,  the top employers in the city are:. As of , Santa Rosa has 12 neighborhood shopping centers and 17 commercial districts,  including three sizeable shopping malls: Santa Rosa Plaza , with more than merchants;  Coddingtown Mall , with over 40;  and Montgomery Village , an open-air mall with more than 70 shops, a supermarket , five banks , and a satellite U.
Doyle Library  is a state-of-the-art facility. Downtown Santa Rosa, including the central Old Courthouse Square and historic Railroad Square, is an area of shopping, restaurants, nightclubs, and theaters. Downtown also includes City Hall, state and federal office buildings, many banks, and professional offices. The Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital medical center is just to the east of downtown.
The City Council funds a private booster group, Santa Rosa Main Street, which lobbies the city to revitalize the traditional business district. Three new mixed-use, high-rise buildings, and a new city parking garage, are under development. The Council and downtown business boosters hope condos atop the new buildings will house a population to keep the area active 24 hours a day.
Railroad Square is the portion of downtown that is on the west side of U. Route and has the highest concentration of historic commercial buildings. Of particular note are the four rough-hewn stone buildings at its core, two of which are rare in that they predate the earthquake.
They include the old Northwestern Pacific Railroad depot, prominently seen in the beginning and the end of the Alfred Hitchcock film Shadow of a Doubt , and the still-functioning Hotel La Rose, built in and registered as one of the National Trust for Historic Preservation Historic Hotels of America. The area contains numerous other historic buildings, such as the former Petaluma and Santa Rosa Railroad depot, and the Lee Bros.
Building, both at the corner of 4th and Wilson Streets. Near it in the West End district are numerous other old buildings, including not only many old houses but the masonry DeTurk Winery complex, dating to the s—s, and the DeTurk round barn. Also of note nearby is the former Del Monte Cannery Building, built in One of the oldest surviving commercial buildings in town, it was renovated into the 6th Street Playhouse in In Santa Rosa there are many breweries, and by many beer lovers is known as the "Microbrew capital of the United States".
Santa Rosa is the home of the North Bay Theater Group, an alliance of some 40 theater companies, theater departments and individual performance companies from five North Bay counties. It is a member all-volunteer orchestra that has presented hundreds of free and low-cost concerts throughout Sonoma County over the past 15 years. The orchestra is made up of professional-level local musicians who volunteer their time.
Summer Repertory Theater SRT is a complete and extensive practicum in all aspects of stage production. The program combines professional directing, design, and production staff with outstanding students in acting, design, technical theater, dance, music, and management.
The ensemble mounts five productions, which are performed in full rotating Repertory six days a week beginning in mid-June. Company members put theory to the test and learn to work in a professional system.
Its education department supports four youth ensembles and provides classical music education to students across Sonoma County. Bruno Ferrandis serves as music director, replacing Jeffrey Kahane who held the post for ten years. The visual arts are represented by the Sonoma County Museum and numerous independent art galleries.
The Arts Council of Sonoma County is based at the mus. In the s, future U. Senator Barbara Boxer was Santa Rosa's representative. The city is split between California's 2nd and 10th State Assembly districts. The city council in adopted a set of "Goals and Strategic Objectives" through comprising six main goals. A "strong, sustainable" economy topped the list; other goals include showing leadership in environmental and cultural issues, and promoting "partnerships between neighborhoods, community organizations, schools, and the City.
The Santa Rosa Police Department currently has employees, of which are sworn peace officers. Police shootings in led to calls for an independent civilian police review board. The city sprawls along U. Guerneville Road and Railroad Square. Santa Rosa has served as a location for many major films,  including:. Horticulturalist Luther Burbank lived in Santa Rosa for more than 50 years. He said of Sonoma County, "I firmly believe, from what I have seen, that this is the chosen spot of all this earth as far as Nature is concerned.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Redirected from Downtown Santa Rosa, California. This article is about the city in northern California. For other places named Santa Rosa, see Santa Rosa. City in California, United States. Store Building, Downtown Santa Rosa. October Northern California wildfires and Tubbs Fire. Shooting of Andy Lopez. List of people from Santa Rosa, California.
Film locations in Sonoma County, California. This section contains content that is written like an advertisement. Please help improve it by removing promotional content and inappropriate external links , and by adding encyclopedic content written from a neutral point of view. June Learn how and when to remove this template message. San Francisco Bay Area portal.
United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original Word on November 3, Retrieved August 25, City of Santa Rosa, California. Retrieved December 15, City of Santa Rosa. Retrieved September 25, Retrieved Jun 28, Geographic Names Information System.
United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 17, Retrieved February 22, Retrieved June 9, United States Postal Service. Retrieved January 14, National Association of Counties. Retrieved Feb 21, How a sudden firestorm devastated a city". Retrieved October 9, Retrieved October 20, Retrieved October 13, Retrieved October 14, Shootouts, Lynching and Assassinations in the Golden State. Retrieved October 29, Retrieved October 30, Retrieved October 26, Gazetteer Files — Places — California".
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. City of Healdsburg, California. Retrieved September 10, United States Geoloogical Survey. Retrieved September 9, Retrieved April 10, Archived from the original on CA — Santa Rosa city". Retrieved July 12, Retrieved July 8, Archived from the original on October 13, Retrieved January 8, Retrieved March 14, Retrieved November 28, Montgomery Village Santa Rosa.
Santa Rosa Junior College. Retrieved 13 June Sonoma County Regional Parks. Retrieved March 23, Retrieved March 3, Retrieved November 23, Retrieved September 6, Santa Rosa Press Democrat. Retrieved October 12, Archived from the original on January 17, Retrieved January 9, Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce. Places adjacent to Santa Rosa, California. Windsor Mark West Calistoga Sebastopol.
San Francisco Bay Area. Oakland San Francisco San Jose. Mayors of cities with populations exceeding , in California. Simon Property Group malls in the western United States.
Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall. Simon Property Group malls in the midwestern United States. Miller Hill Mall Southdale Center. Battlefield Mall Independence Center. Bay Park Square Southridge Mall. Simon Property Group malls in the northeastern United States. Simon Property Group malls in the southern United States. The Esplanade Prien Lake Mall.
Concord Mills Southpark Mall. All malls are suffixed with Premium Outlets unless noted otherwise. Orlando International Premium Outlets. Premium Outlets and Factory Stores outlet centers in Canada. Shopping malls in California.
Fashion Fair Mall River Park. Del Monte Center Northridge Mall. Retrieved from " https:
Santa Rosa Plaza is the premiere shopping destination in Sonoma County, offering unparalleled choice and shops found nowhere else in the North Bay. A trip to wine country would not be complete without a visit to Santa Rosa Plaza! Courthouse Square at Mendocino Avenue between 3rd and 4th Streets is Santa Rosa's downtown center. This large, open-space plaza was renovated in with a grassy area, trees, and benches. It is the site of a farmers market and special events. Santa Rosa Plaza is the premiere shopping destination in Sonoma County, offering unparalleled choice and shops found nowhere else in the North Bay. A trip to wine country would not be complete without a visit to Santa Rosa Plaza/5().