CHILDCARE AND PRESCHOOLS (nearby): Casa dei Bambini, 457 College Ave.; Escondido Kids’ Club, 890 Escondido Road; Walter Hays Kids’ Club, 1525 Middlefield Road
FIRE STATION: No. 6, 711 Serra St. on the Stanford Campus
LIBRARIES: Main Library, 1213 Newell Road; and College Terrace branch, 2300 Wellesley St.
LOCATION: bounded by El Camino Real, Park Boulevard, the railroad tracks and Churchill Avenue
NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: Jim McFall, Neighborhood Watch, email@example.com, 650-327-4428
PARK: Alexander Peers Park, 1899 Park Blvd.
POST OFFICE: Cambridge, 265 Cambridge Ave.
PUBLIC SCHOOLS: Escondido and Walter Hays elementary schools, Jordan Middle School, Palo Alto High School.
SHOPPING: Town & Country Village; California Avenue
MEDIAN 2012 HOME PRICE: $1,362,900 ($1,100,000-$2,350,000)
HOMES SOLD: 8