Santa Clara, California 

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Population

124,635

+10.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.5%

Median Income

$93,840

Median Home Price

$1,292,200

Best Places to Live in Santa Clara, California

Large city / suburban complex - Northern California, on the south end of San Francisco Bay. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Santa Clara, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Year-round climate
Educated population
Entertainment
Cons
Air quality
Economic cycles
Cost of living
 $1,349,999 
621 Kiely Blvd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1649 SqFt
 $1,688,000 
3887 Kensington Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1388 SqFt
 $1,748,000 
1649 Monroe St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2358 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara Metro Area

This large metro area covers the southern portion of the San Francisco Bay Area and is otherwise known as Santa Clara County, or more informally, as the “Silicon Valley.” Once a quiet agricultural valley of orchards and small towns and anchored by the indistinct processing and shipping point of San Jose, the area has completely transformed over a period of forty years into an economic and technology powerhouse and cultural crossroads between America and Asia.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Santa Clara
Zip Codes: 95051 95050 95054 95053
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 67 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Santa Clara is 2.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Santa Clara jobs have increased by 2.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Santa Clara's cost of living is 150.0% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Santa Clara's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Santa Clara, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Santa Clara county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Santa Clara's population is 124,635 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Santa Clara is $1,292,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Santa Clara public schools spend $15,355 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24.3 students per teacher in Santa Clara. More Education



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Housing Market in Santa Clara

It's a good time to buy in Santa Clara. Home Appreciation is up 7.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Santa Clara Real Estate

The median home price in Santa Clara is $1,292,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Santa Clara   13 Reviews
A fair and balanced review of Santa Clara - 9/3/2017
I have lived in Santa Clara California most of my life so I consider myself to be an expert. The climate is wonderful. The price of housing is way above the national... Read More

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Best of Santa Clara - 5/11/2015
Good Central Park and activities; City-owned power company provides lower cost power; home to many high-tech companies; city is... Read More

Santa Clara's Rivermark area - 1/29/2015
Love living here. Everything is close. The school is fabulous .... I volunteer there and appreciate the other parents who are also involved. We are what keeps the... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA
95051 95050 95054 95053

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$1,349,999
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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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1649 Monroe St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

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