Kentfield offers the outdoor recreation of country life and the convenience of a central location in Marin County.

Welcome to Kentfield


Nestled at the base of the majestic Mount Tamalpais, Kentfield, a gem in Marin County, offers the perfect mix of outdoor recreation and strategic location. Just minutes away from the key transit points of Larkspur Landing ferries, the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, and the Golden Gate Bridge, Kentfield provides easy access to the broader Bay Area while maintaining a tranquil, country-like atmosphere.


Residents of Kentfield enjoy a range of outdoor activities, thanks to the nearby Baltimore Canyon Preserve, Creekside Park, and Phoenix Lake. These natural havens are ideal for hiking, biking, picnicking, and walking amidst lush pine, redwood, and manzanita trees. Adding to this serene lifestyle, the properties in Kentfield are typically set back from the streets, offering privacy and a sense of seclusion. The Corte Madera Creek, flowing through the town, further enhances this idyllic setting, offering kayaking and rowing opportunities right at your doorstep.


Kentfield's climate is another major draw, featuring a comfortable, Mediterranean climate with temperatures ranging from an average low of 41 degrees to a high of 84 degrees. This ideal weather complements the outdoor lifestyle that Kentfield is known for.


Education is a cornerstone of the Kentfield community, boasting nationally acclaimed schools that contribute to its reputation as one of California’s most desirable locations. The town center, including the College of Marin and a charming commercial area, adds to the allure of this unique community.


Discover your dream home in this coveted locale by exploring our comprehensive Kentfield homes for sale listings. Whether you are drawn to its educational excellence, outdoor lifestyle, or the perfect balance of convenience and tranquility, Kentfield stands out as a premier choice in California real estate.

Overview for Kentfield, CA

7,506 people live in Kentfield, where the median age is 47 and the average individual income is $129,166. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

47 years

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Demographics and Employment Data for Kentfield, CA

Kentfield has 2,771 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Kentfield do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,506 people call Kentfield home. The population density is 4,517.911 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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48.55 / 51.45%

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Schools in Kentfield, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Kentfield. 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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9th - 12th
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Adaline E. Kent Middle
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Anthony G. Bacich Elementary
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