A Place to Live

Scenic Photo of Sonoma CountyThe area's original inhabitants, the Coast Miwok and Pomo, named the region Sonoma, or “valley of the moon.” Seven nations have flown their flags in Sonoma County since 1579, including English, Spanish, Russian, Mexican, Californian, and United States. These diverse influences have made Sonoma County rich in history, beauty, and culture; it is one of the finest places to live on earth.

The links on this page offer many routes to information about the unique people, places, and opportunities that Sonoma County offers, which we hope you'll enjoy exploring.


Exchange Bank Discounts (PDF)

Housing Land Trust

Local Resources (Sonoma County Connection)

Child Care

Elementary Schools


Chamber of Commerce

County of Sonoma

City of SR

City of Petaluma

State of California

Local Newspaper (The Press Democrat)