Located in Marin County California, San Anselmo is 1.5 miles west of San Rafael and around 20 miles north of San Francisco. This city is famous because its history and the beautiful creeks that flow within the town. San Anselmo was part of the historical first North Pacific coast railroad in 1874 and it has been growing ever since the opening of Golden Gate Bridge. Home to George Lucas of Star Wars fame, San Anselmo is now a popular destination for families due to Imagination Park, where a recently installed Yoda/Han Solo statue now stands. The city has lots of nearby natural attractions, such as parks like Sorich Park, Hawthorne Canyon and Roy Redwoods. Housing styles are numerous and the terrain is varied. Whether you wish to live in the flats, near downtown, on the hillsides or on a ridge-top, many opportunities exist, and all within San Anselmo. San Anselmo covers a wide geographic area and offers the best of the Marin lifestyle.