San Mateo California Chicken Ordinance
(Bay Area - San Mateo County)
Are Chickens Allowed in this location
Max Chickens Allowed
The minimum lot size in a residentially zoned district for the keeping chickens is 2,500 sq. ft. Greater than 2,500 sq. ft., but less than 7,500 sq. ft. in size, a maximum of six (6) birds. At least 7,500 sq. ft. in size, a maximum of ten (10) birds.
Coops/runs no larger than 100 sq. ft. in size and a maximum height of 6 feet, it must be on the rear half of the lot. Yard must be enclosed on the side and rear by a fence of at least six (6) feet tall.
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County of San Mateo
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