n 1857, James Ross, a Scotsman living in San Francisco, bought the land where the town named for him is now located. Ross, often idolized as the perfect suburban town, is home to 2,500 residents who would have to agree.
This small town has kept the quaint, friendly atmosphere that becomes more difficult to find year after year. Ross offers a beautiful downtown area with restaurants and one-of-a-kind shops. The Marin Art & Garden Center houses several non-profit groups as well as offering activities and classes to the community. Operated since WWII by the same family, the Ross Grocery is a landmark of the town.
Ross is one of the most expensive communities in the country. High end homes in Ross are often large, with property suitable for horses or swimming pools, tennis courts, etc. Houses and neighborhoods are ideal for raising a family. The local elementary school was named among the top ten schools in the nation in 1991. Ross Elementary School has an academic ranking that is the highest able to be achieved.
With a quick commute to San Francisco and surrounding cities, Ross is a small town that boasts some of the best amenities and residences available in Marin. If you’re looking to raise a family in a tight knit, small town community, Ross is the perfect pick!
Town of Ross Phone Numbers and Links
Ross Town Services Phone: 1-415-453-1453
Ross Parks & Recreation Phone: 1-415-453-6020
Ross Police Department Phone: Emergency 911/Non-emergency 1-415-453-1453 option 2
Ross Fire Department Phone: 1-415-258-4686
Ross Real Estate Information
|All Listings||$500,000 and Under||$500,001 – $600,000|
|$600,001 – $700,000||$700,001 – $800,000||$800,001 – $900,000|
|$900,001 – $1,000,000||$1,000,001 – $2,000,000||$2,000,001 – $3,000,000|
|$3,000,001 – $4,000,000||$4,000,001 – $5,000,000||Over $5,000,000|
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