ATHERTON (CBS SF) – For a fifth consecutive year, Atherton remains the country’s most expensive postcode with median selling prices at a record $ 7.475 million, according to PropertyShark’s annual survey.
Residents of the Silicon Valley community include Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry, Whatsapp founder Jan Koum, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, former UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and the populist from Fox News Steve Hilton.
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It is the hometown of tech billionaires, entertainment heavyweights and venture capitalists.
“Hitting a new record median selling price of $ 7,475,000, Atherton’s 94027 remains the most expensive zip code in the United States for the fifth consecutive year – nearly $ 2 million ahead of the runner-up.” , the real estate company said in a statement. Release. “Not only that, but the billionaire favorite has also seen his median increase by 7% year over year, suggesting that this exclusive enclave may continue to maintain its leadership position in the future.”
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Overall, San Francisco has the highest concentration of expensive zip codes, while the entire Bay Area has 47 of the most exclusive zip codes in the country.
Among the other Bay Area communities in the top 12 were: Marin County Community of Ross at No. 4 at $ 4.583 million; Los Altos at No. 9 at $ 4.052 million and Palo Alto at No. 12 at $ 3.8 million. ‘
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The top 10 nationally in the annual survey were:
- No. 1 – Atherton, $ 7.475 million
- No. 2 – Boston (Suffolk County), $ 5.5 million
- No. 3 – Sagaponack (Suffolk County), $ 5 million
- No 4 – Ross, $ 4.583 million
- # 5 – Miami Beach, $ 4.475 million
- # 6 – Beverly Hills, $ 4.125 million
- N ° 7 – Santa Barbara, 4,103 million dollars
- No. 8 – Santa Monica, $ 4.058 million
- # 9 – Los Altos, $ 4.052 million
- # 10 – Medina, King County, Washington State, $ 4 million