Welcome to Portola Valley
Surrounded by wooded hills, this pristine and picturesque town of 4,500 residents is located just west of Stanford University. The town values its environmental and historic heritage, its excellent public schools and its economical town government. Extensive trails, scenic roads, open space and natural views are the town’s hallmark. With nearly the same number of miles of trails as there are of roads, Portola Valley is committed to providing opportunities for walking and riding. Nearly 1,900 acres of permanent open space exist within the town. Commercial activity is encouraged to the extent that it primarily meets needs of residents. In 2013, Forbes ranked Portola Valley as having the ninth most expensive housing prices in the U.S.
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