Point Reyes

Overview for Point Reyes, CA

295 people live in Point Reyes, where the median age is 68.5 and the average individual income is $68,568. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

68.5 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Point Reyes, CA

Point Reyes has 205 households, with an average household size of 1.44. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Point Reyes do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

41.36 / 58.64%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


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18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Commute Time

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30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Point Reyes, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Point Reyes. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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2nd - 8th

Around Point Reyes, CA

There's plenty to do around Point Reyes, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Point Reyes Farmers Market, Leona's, and Kelham Beach.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 1.17 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.15 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.87 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Nestled along the rugged coastline of Marin County, California, Point Reyes beckons adventurers and nature enthusiasts with its untamed beauty and breathtaking landscapes. With its windswept beaches, pristine wilderness, and diverse wildlife, Point Reyes offers an unparalleled escape into the wonders of nature. In this article, we delve into the captivating allure of Point Reyes, its rich history, interesting facts about the area, and the abundance of outdoor activities that make it a haven for explorers and seekers of coastal bliss.

A Coastal Paradise with Rich Natural Heritage:

Point Reyes is a coastal paradise that is home to the Point Reyes National Seashore, a protected area renowned for its diverse ecosystems and stunning vistas. The rugged cliffs, sandy beaches, and expansive meadows create a dramatic backdrop against the backdrop of the Pacific Ocean. The park's unique location makes it a prime spot for whale watching, bird migration, and wildlife encounters.

Rich History and Cultural Significance:

Point Reyes has a rich history that dates back thousands of years, with evidence of human habitation by Native American tribes. The area's cultural significance is celebrated through interpretive centers and guided tours that shed light on the region's indigenous heritage. The Point Reyes Lighthouse, a historic landmark perched atop the cliffs, stands as a testament to the town's maritime past.

Interesting Facts and Local Delights:

Tule Elk Reserve: Point Reyes is home to a thriving population of Tule Elk, a subspecies of elk found only in California. Visitors can observe these majestic creatures in their natural habitat at the Tule Elk Reserve, where guided tours provide insights into their conservation efforts and ecological significance.

Drakes Bay Oyster Company: Point Reyes is known for its delectable oysters, and the Drakes Bay Oyster Company offers a unique opportunity to sample these fresh delicacies. Visitors can savor freshly shucked oysters while enjoying sweeping views of the bay, immersing themselves in the culinary delights of the region.

Outdoor Recreational Activities:

Point Reyes presents a wealth of outdoor activities for adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers.

Coastal Hiking Trails: The Point Reyes National Seashore features an extensive network of hiking trails that wind along the coast and through lush forests. From the famous Chimney Rock Trail to the Alamere Falls Trail, hikers can explore awe-inspiring vistas, spot wildlife, and immerse themselves in the raw beauty of the coastline.

Kayaking and Paddleboarding: The calm waters of Tomales Bay provide an ideal setting for kayaking and paddleboarding adventures. Visitors can glide along the bay's scenic shoreline, marvel at the surrounding cliffs, and even explore hidden coves and estuaries.

Point Reyes, California, invites visitors to embark on a journey of coastal discovery and natural wonder. With its untamed beauty, rich history, and an array of outdoor activities, Point Reyes offers an unparalleled escape into the pristine landscapes of Marin County. Whether exploring the coastal trails, witnessing the majesty of migrating whales, or indulging in the region's culinary delights, Point Reyes promises an unforgettable experience. Discover the untamed beauty of this coastal paradise and create cherished memories amidst the awe-inspiring landscapes of Point Reyes.

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