Mendocino County at a GlanceSotheby's International Realty
East of California's rugged Pacific Ocean coast lies Mendocino County. The rural region seat Sonoma County homes to less than 30 people per square mile of Sonoma real estate. Mendocino County real estate enjoys the natural beauty of the wild coastline and lush redwood forests, The people of the region are progressive and independent. Mendocino was the first county in the country to decriminalize medical marijuana and ban genetically modified organisms.