A highly desirable, suburban residential community in San Mateo County, located between 101 and 280, with easy access to SFO airport, Caltrain, BART, and the city of San Francisco. As a primarily residential Town, Atherton is unique; the minimum lot size is one acre, homes are stately and reflect a variety of architectural styles. The Town has no commercial zoning; non-residential properties include the town's five public and three privates schools, town and county government facilities, and public open spaces and parks. Atherton is one of the most sought after communities in California.