• Population
    1,817,627
  • Population Density
    675 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    2,695 sq.mi.
The San Jose metro area is centered in California and has 1,817,627 residents. It has very high home values, very high rent costs, and average unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have high education levels and very high income levels.
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Cities

Name Population
San Jose 939,688
Sunnyvale 138,436
Santa Clara 114,482
Mountain View 73,394
Milpitas 66,038
Palo Alto 63,475
Cupertino 57,459
Gilroy 47,808
Campbell 39,108
Morgan Hill 37,278
Hollister 34,733
Saratoga 29,781
Los Gatos 29,165
Los Altos 28,752
Stanford 13,416
Alum Rock 11,814
Los Altos Hills 7,912
East Foothills 6,983
San Martin 6,799
Burbank 5,827
Loyola 3,747
Cambrian Park 3,581
Ridgemark 3,370
Monte Sereno 3,338
Aromas 2,532
Lexington Hills 2,298
San Juan Bautista 1,619
Fruitdale 1,087
Tres Pinos 313

Nearby Metro Areas

Name Population
San Francisco Metro Area 4,292,964
Sacramento Metro Area 2,130,801
Los Angeles Metro Area 12,777,695
San Bernardino Metro Area 4,178,296
San Diego Metro Area 3,060,849
Las Vegas Metro Area 1,928,695
Boise Metro Area 610,120
Salt Lake City Metro Area 1,109,380
Portland (OR) Metro Area 2,202,583
Phoenix Metro Area 4,150,083

Comparable Metro Areas

Name Population Distance
San Francisco Metro Area 4,292,964 78 mi.
San Diego Metro Area 3,060,849 368 mi.
Sacramento Metro Area 2,130,801 127 mi.
Los Angeles Metro Area 12,777,695 260 mi.
Las Vegas Metro Area 1,928,695 377 mi.

ZIP Codes

Name Population
95076 80,273
95035 66,437
95127 65,318
95123 61,994
95014 59,944
95020 56,708
95111 56,572
95051 53,844
95122 52,829
94087 52,495
95125 51,718
95112 50,940
95023 49,326
95116 47,858
95124 47,031
95037 45,429
95148 45,384
94550 45,154
94303 44,714
95008 44,419
94086 43,843
95136 42,382
95132 40,779
95120 38,552
95129 38,450
95121 38,094
95050 35,088
95128 34,776
94040 33,366
95126 31,343
95118 30,455
95070 30,215
95117 29,924
95131 28,809
94043 26,940
94306 26,309
95133 25,772
95032 24,573
94085 22,898
94024 22,448
95054 22,233
95135 20,691
95138 20,113
94089 19,994
94022 18,850
93210 17,756
95110 17,717
94301 16,855
93930 15,936
95134 15,467
95130 14,265
95030 13,477
94305 13,397
94041 12,838
95119 10,031
95033 9,193
94028 6,740
95139 6,515
95046 6,346
95045 3,633
94304 3,594
95004 3,494
95053 2,369
95002 1,716
95113 713
95043 524
95075 254
95140 109
95013 0

School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
3.33 San Jose Unified School District 53
2.33 Pajaro Valley Unified School District 33
Alum Rock Union Elementary School District 28
3.66 Santa Clara Unified School District 26
Cupertino Union School District 25
3.00 East Side Union High School District 23
Oak Grove Elementary School District 20
Franklin-McKinley Elementary School District 19
4.33 Palo Alto Unified School District 19
Evergreen Elementary School District 18
3.00 Gilroy Unified School District 16
2.66 Morgan Hill Unified School District 14
Berryessa Union Elementary School District 14
3.66 Milpitas Unified School District 13
Campbell Union School District 13
1.66 Coalinga-Huron Joint Unified School District 11
Mountain View Whisman School District 11
Hollister School District 10
Sunnyvale School District 10
Los Altos Elementary School District 9
2.00 Patterson Joint Unified School District 8
Union Elementary School District 8
3.66 Campbell Union High School District 7
Cambrian School District 5
Moreland Elementary School District 6
4.33 Fremont Union High School District 6
Mt. Pleasant Elementary School District 5
Los Gatos Union Elementary School District 5
1.66 King City Joint Union High School District 4
Saratoga Union Elementary School District 4
4.33 Los Gatos-Saratoga Joint Union High School District 3
4.33 Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District 3
2.33 Aromas/San Juan Unified School District 3
2.33 San Benito High School District 2
Loma Prieta Joint Union Elementary School District 2
Lakeside Joint School District (Los Gatos) 1
Willow Grove Union Elementary School District 1
Orchard Elementary School District 1
Tres Pinos Union Elementary School District 1
Luther Burbank School District 1
Southside Elementary School District 1
Jefferson Elementary School District (Paicines) 1
Bitterwater-Tully Elementary School District 1
Panoche Elementary School District 1
North County Joint Union Elementary School District 1
Cienega Union Elementary School District 1

Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.33 Independence High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Milpitas High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 San Benito High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
4.00 Evergreen Valley High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Monta Vista High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Silver Creek High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.66 Andrew P. Hill High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
3.00 Valley Christian High School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
4.33 Homestead High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Santa Teresa High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Piedmont Hills High School Public, Magnet 8-12 Middle, High
3.00 Oak Grove High School Public, Magnet 8-12 Middle, High
2.33 Watsonville High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
4.00 Fremont High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Santa Clara High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Henry M. Gunn High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Adrian Wilcox High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Palo Alto High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
2.33 Gilroy High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
4.33 Cupertino High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Mountain View High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Leland High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Lynbrook High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Los Gatos High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 The Harker School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Abraham Lincoln High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Leigh High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.66 Patterson High School Public 5-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 Mt. Pleasant High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 St. Francis High School Private, Religious 9-12 High
4.33 Los Altos High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Westmont High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Yerba Buena High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
4.00 Pioneer High School Public 9-12 High
3.33 Bellarmine College Prep School Private, Religious, All-Boys 9-12 High
3.33 Ann Sobrato High School Public 6-12 Middle, High
3.33 Willow Glen High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 William C. Overfelt High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Fame Public Charter School Public, Charter K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 Pajaro Valley High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
4.33 Saratoga High School Public 9-12 High
4.00 Aptos High School Public 7-12 Middle, High
4.00 Branham High School Public 7-12 Middle, High
4.33 John F. Kennedy Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Prospect High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
2.00 Willow Glen Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 James Lick High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.66 Castillero Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Del Mar High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Joaquin Miller Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Live Oak High School Public 8-12 Middle, High
4.33 Cupertino Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 Bret Harte Middle School Public 5-8 Middle
3.00 Solorsano Middle School Public 6-9 Middle
2.33 San Jos High School Public, Magnet 7-12 Middle, High
1.33 Creekside Middle School Public 5-9 Elementary, Middle
4.33 Louis E. Stocklmeir Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
1.66 Coalinga High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Gunderson High School Public, Magnet 9-12 High
2.33 John Muir Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.66 Price Charter Middle School Public, Charter 6-8 Middle
Santa Clara County Special Education Public K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
3.33 Sunnyvale Middle School Public 5-8 Middle
4.33 Raymond J. Fisher Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 Chaboya Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 Sam H. Lawson Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 Jane Lathrop Stanford Middle School Public 6-9 Middle
1.00 Herbert Hoover Middle School Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
3.66 Quimby Oak Middle School Public 7-8 Middle
3.66 Warren E. Hyde Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 David Starr Jordan Middle School Public 6-9 Middle
3.00 Buchser Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Merritt Trace Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.66 Sierramont Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Moreland Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Don Callejon School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.00 King City High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 Marian A. Peterson Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
1.33 Columbia Middle School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.66 Morrill Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Piedmont Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
1.00 Peter Burnett Middle School Public, Magnet 6-8 Middle
4.33 Tom Matsumoto Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
4.33 Redwood Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 Greenfield High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Leonard Herman Intermediate School Public 5-8 Middle
3.00 Monroe Middle School Public, Charter 5-8 Middle
3.00 Bernal Intermediate School Public 7-8 Middle
2.00 Orchard Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.66 George V. Leyva Intermediate School Public 7-8 Middle
2.66 Allen at Steinbeck School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.66 Easterbrook Discovery School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
3.00 George Shirakawa Sr. Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
4.00 Rolling Hills Middle School Public, Charter 5-8 Middle
2.00 Rancho San Justo Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Apricot Valley Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle
2.33 August Boeger Middle School Public 5-8 Middle
2.33 Juan Cabrillo Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
4.33 James Franklin Smith Elementary School Public K-6 Elementary, Middle
2.33 Jeanne R. Meadows Elementary School Public K-8 Elementary, Middle

Colleges

Name
City College of San Francisco
San Jose State University
De Anza College
University of California - Santa Cruz
Foothill College
Cabrillo College
Chabot College
Laney College
Ohlone College
West Valley College
Monterey Peninsula College
San Jose City College
Mission College
Skyline College - San Bruno
College of San Mateo
California State University - East Bay
Evergreen Valley College
Las Positas College
Hartnell College
Stanford University
Gavilan College
Canada College
Merritt College
College of Alameda
Santa Clara University
California State University - Monterey Bay
Saint Mary's College of California
West Hills College - Coalinga
Heald College - San Jose
University of Phoenix - Bay Area
California College of the Arts
WyoTech - Fremont
Heald College - Hayward
Heald College - Salinas
Notre Dame de Namur University
Mills College
Patten University
Holy Names University
Menlo College
Marinello School of Beauty - Santa Clara
Carrington College California - San Jose
The National Hispanic University
CET - Sobrato
Cogswell College
SUM Bible College & Theological Seminary
Central Coast College
Northwestern Polytechnic University
Palo Alto University
Argosy University - San Francisco Bay Area
Hilltop Beauty School
CET - Gilroy
Lincoln University - California
The English Center
Alameda Beauty College
CET - Watsonville
CET - Salinas
Silicon Valley University
Monterey Institute of International Studies
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Demographics

Racial Diversity

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
White 35.94% 64.16% 40.65% 43.03% 49.01% 56.23% 31.99% 48.74%
Asian 30.64% 4.67% 12.87% 22.99% 10.67% 11.75% 14.55% 8.39%
Hispanic 27.44% 16.05% 37.20% 21.28% 31.62% 19.83% 44.12% 28.72%
Multiracial 2.77% 1.85% 2.40% 3.24% 2.92% 3.56% 1.85% 2.82%
African American 2.33% 12.21% 5.84% 8.11% 4.78% 7.02% 6.74% 9.97%
Pacific Islander 0.32% 0.15% 0.35% 0.71% 0.42% 0.71% 0.25% 0.63%
Other 0.28% 0.21% 0.25% 0.37% 0.20% 0.26% 0.26% 0.24%
Native American 0.25% 0.66% 0.40% 0.23% 0.35% 0.60% 0.18% 0.44%

Age

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
9 years and under 14% 13% 14% 12% 13% 13% 13% 14%
10 to 17 years 10% 11% 12% 9% 11% 12% 12% 11%
18 to 24 years 9% 10% 10% 9% 12% 10% 10% 9%
25 to 34 years 15% 13% 14% 15% 15% 14% 15% 15%
35 to 44 years 16% 14% 14% 15% 14% 13% 15% 15%
45 to 54 years 15% 15% 14% 15% 14% 14% 14% 13%
55 to 64 years 10% 12% 11% 12% 10% 11% 10% 11%
65 and over 11% 13% 11% 12% 11% 12% 11% 11%

Education Levels

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
Less than a high school diploma 14% 15% 19% 13% 15% 13% 22% 17%
High school diploma or equivalent 16% 29% 21% 18% 19% 22% 20% 29%
Some college or associate degree 25% 29% 29% 26% 32% 36% 27% 32%
Bachelor's degree 25% 18% 19% 27% 21% 20% 20% 15%
Master's degree or higher 20% 10% 11% 17% 13% 10% 11% 7%

Gender

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
Male 50.2% 49.2% 49.7% 49.3% 50.2% 49.0% 49.4% 50.4%
Female 49.8% 50.8% 50.3% 50.7% 49.8% 51.0% 50.6% 49.6%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
Rent 41.2% 33.9% 43.3% 44.5% 44.8% 38.0% 49.2% 43.0%
Own 58.8% 66.1% 56.7% 55.5% 55.2% 62.0% 50.8% 57.0%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
Assault 206.3 280.9 237.4 369.5 250.2 451.2 214.9 431.2
Murder 4.6 5.6 4.9 12.5 3.5 7.1 7.2 4.7
Rape 28.7 29.2 20.6 27.6 21.2 26.2 23.6 36.9
Robbery 123.7 150.7 160.7 495.5 109.8 254.1 217.7 221.6

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

San Jose Metro Area United States California San Francisco Metro Area San Diego Metro Area Sacramento Metro Area Los Angeles Metro Area Las Vegas Metro Area
Burglary 533.2 718.3 640.8 894.0 429.9 938.8 433.9 872.6
Larceny 1484.8 2276.2 1749.5 2761.4 1406.6 2548.9 1429.7 1618.4
Motor vehicle theft 897.0 275.5 451.8 924.4 479.3 702.1 362.7 411.5

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