San Mateo County Personal Injury Lawyer

Were you injured in the San Mateo County area?

Named after Saint Matthew, San Mateo County is located just north of Santa Clara County and South of the City and County of San Francisco. With Silicon Valley in the southern portion of the county and the San Francisco International Airport in the north, it is an important county in the Bay Area. It is a largely Democratic area and the county seat is Redwood City. According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of the county is 718,451. San Mateo County was not formed until 1856 when portions of San Francisco County and Santa Cruz County were separated and combined.

The county covers approximately 471.01 square miles, of which 40% is water. The incorporated cities in the county include Redwood City, Woodside, Pacifica, Daly City, and Hillsborough. According to the census, the demographics of the county include 53% White, 25% Hispanic, 24% Asian, and 2.8% African American. The San Mateo County Government is run by a Board of Supervisors, each representing one of the five districts. Of the 357,514 voters in San Mateo County, approximately 50% are Democratic, 23% are Republican, 22% declined to state which party they supported, and 3.8% were with other parties. The county is part of the 12th and 14th congressional districts.

As of January of 2011, the cost of living in San Mateo County was indexed at 151.9. This is high considering the average in the U.S. is 100. The median age for a resident in San Mateo County is 36.8 as compared to the median age in California which is 33.3. Approximately 49.4% of the population is male and 50.6% is female. The average size of a household in San Mateo County is 2.7 people and the median income per household is $85,213.

Contact our team at Shea & Shea - A Professional Law Corporation today!

If you are a resident of San Mateo County, you should get in touch with our team at Shea & Shea - A Professional Law Corporation. Since 1966, we have been protecting people throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. We understand how complex these cases can be and know that you need a strong legal representative on your side. We have been able to secure millions of dollars for our clients and have been named to the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®. From car accidents to product liability cases to premises liability to workplace accidents contact our team for aggressive protection and committed representation. On our team is a trial specialist that has been certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. We offer a free case evaluation so please do not hesitate to get in touch with our team if you have been injured.

Helpful Resource Information

San Mateo County Information
Map of San Mateo County, CA
Personal Injury Information Center
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