Located in the popular Sonoma County, Windsor is home to approximately 27,548 California residents. Just nine miles from Santa Rosa, the average commute time for residents is 24 minutes. Windsor supports a thriving economy where the median household income is $86,192.
Homes for Sale in Windsor
Students in this area are served by the Windsor Unified School District. This district is comprised of eight schools and enrolls approximately 5,400 students annually.
Mattie Washburn Elementary schools enrolls grades K – 1. Windsor Creek Elementary School enrolls grades 2 -3. Brooks Elementary School enrolls grades 4 – 5. Cali Calmecac Language Academy enrolls grades K – 8. Windsor Middle School enrolls grades 6 – 8. Windsor Oaks Academy enrolls grades 10 – 12. Windsor High School enrolls grades 9 – 12.
The graduation rate for this district is 94.6 percent. The percentage of residents with a high school diploma or higher is 86.6 percent. The percentage of residents with a bachelor’s degree or higher is 28.6 percent.
Parks & Recreation in Windsor
The Windsor Parks and Recreation Department manages six community parks, eleven neighborhood parks, and three regional parks in this area.
Esposti Park sits on 10 acres and features a softball field, horseshoes, soccer field, picnic area, and restrooms. Keiser Park sits on 27 acres and features barbeques, picnic area, restrooms, sports fields, a trail, and a play area. Hiram Lewis Park sits on 16 acres and features picnic area, lighted tennis courts, sports fields, concession stand, barbeques, and restrooms. Wilson Ranch Soccer Park sits on 10 acres and features picnic area, lighted soccer fields, concession stand, barbeques, and restrooms. Windsor Town Green sits on 4.5 acres and features a play area, stage, and restrooms. This park is the location of Summer Nights on the Green, the Farmers’ Market and other community events.
Residents of Windsor can breathe easy knowing that the pollution index for this area is 92 percent better than the nation’s average. The air quality index is 29 percent better than the nation’s average. The average high temperature is 65 degrees in July, but the maximum high is 108 degrees. The average low is 45 degrees in December, but the minimum low is 20 degrees in January. Be sure to grab your umbrella during the months of December – February. That’s when this area receives the most rainfall. The area averages 7.2 inches in December, 5.1 inches in January, and 6 inches in February.
Windsor Community Events
Summer Nights on the Green is one of the most popular community events in Windsor. This annual event takes place from early June to the beginning of September. Residents enjoy concerts every Thursday, a Farmers’ Market each evening, and a variety of other activities.
Kids in the community love Tuesday Kids’ Movie Night. All movies are rated PG and begin after sunset. Other activities include the Community Art and Flower Show, The Hot Air Balloon Classic, and Wings Over Wine Country.
Windsor Real Estate
Approximately 75.1 percent of Windsor residents own their home. The median home value of these homes is $445,700. When you consider the active community, beautiful views, and amazing lifestyle, it’s easy to see why so many people choose to call Windsor home.
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