If you are looking to purchase your dream home, look to beautiful Mendocino County. In 1995 and 1996 Ukiah was named #1 small town in California, and in the top ten in America. Also named one of the 8 great places you‚?Tve never heard of by Mother Earth News Magazine. Approximately 2 hours north of San Francisco, Ukiah has continuous, concerted effort to promote sustainability, where residents have banded together to maximize the quality of life in their community. ‚?"To know Ukiah is to love Ukiah.