AtherTON (CBS SF) – For the fifth year in a row, Atherton remains the most expensive zip code in the country with median home sale prices at $7.475 million, according to an annual PropertyShark survey.
Among the residents of the Silicon Valley community are Golden State Warriors star Steve Curry, WhatsApp founder Yan Kom, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, former British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and Fox News populist Steve Hilton.
It is the birthplace of tech billionaires, entertainment heavyweights, and venture capitalists.
“After hitting a new record median sale price of $7475000, Atherton’s 94027 remains the No. 1 most expensive ZIP code in the United States for the fifth consecutive year – nearly $2 million ahead of runner-up,” the real estate company said in a press release. release. Not only that, but the billionaire favorite has also seen an average rise of 7% year over year, which indicates that this exclusive pocket may continue to retain its leading position in the future.
Overall, San Francisco boasts the highest concentration of expensive ZIP codes while the entire Bay Area contains 47 of the country’s most recognizable ZIP codes.
Other Bay Area communities in the top 12 include: the Marin County community in Ross which ranked 4 at $4.583 million; Los Altos is in ninth place with a price of 4.052 million dollars, and Palo Alto is in 12th place with a price of 3.8 million dollars.