Land Use

Sonoma County encompasses more than 1 million acres of land and water, rich in scenic beauty, and with an array of parks, recreational facilities, campsites and lakes. Open space and agricultural land accounts for a great majority of Sonoma County acreage. The county has approximately 123,070 acres of surface water area, of which 8,580 are bay waters.
Number of Parks52
Developed Acreage777
Undeveloped Acreage57,203
Trails (Miles)175
Park Users (Annual)5,603,743
Vet/Community Buildings8
Events (Annual)4,788
Attendance312,570

Types of Use

Commercial & Industrial 5.05%
Residential25.84%
Agricultural*60.96%
Government8.00%
Recreation0.02%
Other0.13%

* *Includes active and inactive agricultural lands, agricultural preserves and open space contracts

Roadways

Maintained by:BridgesRoad/Highway Miles
City111955
County3511,382
State113592*
Federal010.5

*(342 within State Parks)

Red Barn - Land Use - Side Image

More Land Use Info

ActiveMap
An interactive map to view general plan land use, zoning and many other land development within unincorporated Sonoma County

Regional Parks
Representing the beauty and diversity of Sonoma County.

Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District

Local Agency Formation Commission
Regulating boundaries of cities and special districts.

California State Parks

 

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