About Corte Madera, California
Corte Madera is an incorporated town in Marin County, California, located approximately 8 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge in the San Francisco Bay Area. With a population of nearly 10,000 people, the town is devoted to preserving its rich history, maintaining a high quality of life, and carefully planning its future. Corte Madera is situated in central Marin County, offering friendly neighborhoods, a charming Old Town Square, shopping areas, open space, coastal marshland, and rolling hillsides with vistas of Mt. Tamalpais. The town provides a great variety in housing, employment, recreation, entertainment, education, and public services, creating an inviting community atmosphere.
Corte Madera occupies an area of four square miles of land, plus surrounding water tidelands, and is generally alight with sunshine that peeks through the fog-shrouded Mt. Tamalpais. The town is within hiking, biking, and driving distance of some of the most beautiful vistas in the western United States. Corte Madera is also home to two of Marin County’s finest outdoor shopping centers, The Town Center and The Village, and offers a variety of boutiques, restaurants, and outdoor recreational opportunities, making it a charming and attractive destination in Marin County.