Portola Valley

Portola Valley is one of the top forty wealthiest towns in the United States. Many of the homes located in Portola Valley offer breath-taking views of the mountains to the west and the bay and the valley to the east and the south. Like many other places in the Mid-Peninsula, Portola Valley is blessed with the mild Mediterranean weather. The area has a rural feel and offers miles of hiking, biking and horseback riding trails with magnificent views and abundant wildlife.

Portola Valley’s schools are highly regarded. They include Ormondale Elementary (K-3), Corte Madera Middle (4-8) and Woodside High School. Ladera neighborhood residents have access to the Las Lomitas School District and Menlo-Atherton High School.


  1. Alpine/Uplands (Los Trancos)
  2. Portola Valley Ranch
  3. Brookside/Willowbrook
  4. Central Portola Valley
  5. Ladera
  6. Santa Maria/Russell

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