Most Expensive Santa Clara Neighborhoods
Santa Clara is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 122,192 people and 23 constituent neighborhoods, Santa Clara is the 48th largest community in California.
Santa Clara home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Santa Clara real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Santa Clara is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.79% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Santa Clara is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Santa Clara who work in computer science and math (14.03%), management occupations (12.85%) and office and administrative support (11.71%).
Also of interest is that Santa Clara has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One thing noticeable about Santa Clara, although not a huge city, is that it has a large population of people who are young, single, educated, and upwardly-mobile career starters. That’s because Santa Clara is full of single people in their 20s and 30s and who have undergraduate or graduate degrees and are starting careers in professional occupations. This makes Santa Clara a pretty good place for young, educated career starters looking to find many people like themselves, with good opportunities for friendships, socializing, romance, and fun.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Santa Clara, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Santa Clara is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.60% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Santa Clara in 2010 was $39,966, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $159,864 for a family of four. However, Santa Clara contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Santa Clara is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Santa Clara home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Santa Clara residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Santa Clara also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 19.91% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Santa Clara include German, Irish, Italian and English.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Santa Clara's cultural character, accounting for 39.56% of the city’s population.
The languages spoken by people in Santa Clara are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Santa Clara is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese, Other Asian languages and Tagalog.
|SANTA CLARA INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||43,021|
|SANTA CLARA HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||43.71%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||56.29%|
|TYPE OF SANTA CLARA HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||41.46%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||9.89%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||10.26%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||38.13%|
|SIZE OF SANTA CLARA HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.37%|
|AGE OF SANTA CLARA HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||12.46%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||35.92%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||47.96%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.66%|
|SANTA CLARA REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$900,022|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,110|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $73,000||1.12%|
|$73,001 - $147,000||1.01%|
|$147,001 - $294,000||1.21%|
|$294,001 - $440,000||3.61%|
|$440,001 - $587,000||7.21%|
|$587,001 - $734,000||13.39%|
|$734,001 - $1,101,000||49.61%|
|$1,101,001 - $1,468,000||18.11%|
|PEOPLE OF SANTA CLARA||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||8.03%|
|5 TO 17||14.67%|
|18 TO 24||10.64%|
|25 TO 34||18.04%|
|35 TO 54||30.16%|
|55 TO 64||8.81%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||9.64%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||91.84%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$91,583|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$39,966|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||9.03%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Manufacturing (19.80%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (17.93%)
Information Technology (5.33%)
Public Service (2.88%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||3.61%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.47%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.30%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||6.76%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.55%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||19.91%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (4.14%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (49.21%)
Other Asian languages (4.68%)
Indic languages (2.41%)
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