San Jose, CA (Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd)




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About San Jose, CA (Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd median real estate price is $840,231, which is more expensive than 78.3% of the neighborhoods in California and 95.5% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd is currently $2,009, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 40.5% of California neighborhoods.

Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd is an urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in San Jose, California.

Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) small apartment buildings and single-family homes. Most of the residential real estate is occupied by a mixture of owners and renters. Many of the residences in the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

In Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd, the current vacancy rate is 1.8%, which is a lower rate of vacancies than 93.2% of all neighborhoods in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd is very tight compared to the demand for property here.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in San Jose, the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Diversity

Did you know that the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood has more Iranian ancestry people living in it than nearly any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 3.0% of this neighborhood's residents have Iranian ancestry.

Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd is also pretty special linguistically. Significantly, 3.0% of its residents five years old and above primarily speak Persian at home. While this may seem like a small percentage, it is higher than 99.2% of the neighborhoods in America.

Notable & Unique: Occupations

There are more people living in the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood employed as sales and service workers (54.5%) than almost any neighborhood in the country. From fast-food service workers to major sales accounts, sales and service workers make up the largest proportion of our national employment picture. But despite that size and importance nationally, this neighborhood still stands out as unique due to the dominance of people living here who work in such occupations.

Notable & Unique: Real Estate

Corner bodegas, stores on the first floor and apartments above, former grand Victorian residences converted into apartments, three-deckers built shoulder-to-shoulder, duplexes. Such building types define the real estate of neighborhoods dominated by small 2, 3, and 4 unit apartment buildings. Many are in older core neighborhoods of Eastern and Midwestern cities, or historic town centers in their hinterlands. If you wax romantic about the look and feel of such neighborhoods, with fresh pizza, falafel and an independent florist at the corner, then you might find the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood worth a close look. This neighborhood is an absolutely outstanding example of the dominance of small 2, 3, and 4 unit apartment buildings compared to neighborhoods across the nation, as they make up a substantial portion of this neighborhood's real estate stock. In fact, no less than 42.3% of the real estate here is made up of such dwellings, which is higher than 96.8% of all U.S. neighborhoods.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood in San Jose are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 62.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 20.8% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 58.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

What we choose to do for a living reflects who we are. Each neighborhood has a different mix of occupations represented, and together these tell you about the neighborhood and help you understand if this neighborhood may fit your lifestyle.

In the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood, 45.5% of the working population is employed in sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is executive, management, and professional occupations, with 30.5% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations (15.5%), and 8.5% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Boston's Beacon Hill blue-blood streets, Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish enclaves, Los Angeles' Persian neighborhoods. Each has its own culture derived primarily from the ancestries and culture of the residents who call these neighborhoods home. Likewise, each neighborhood in America has its own culture – some more unique than others – based on lifestyle, occupations, the types of households – and importantly – on the ethnicities and ancestries of the people who live in the neighborhood. Understanding where people came from, who their grandparents or great-grandparents were, can help you understand how a neighborhood is today.

In the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood in San Jose, CA, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as Mexican (38.3%). There are also a number of people of Asian ancestry (13.2%), and residents who report Italian roots (5.5%), and some of the residents are also of Irish ancestry (5.3%), along with some Sub-Saharan African ancestry residents (4.4%), among others. In addition, 35.1% of the residents of this neighborhood were born in another country.

The Neighbors: Languages

The languages spoken by people in this neighborhood are diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in the Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood is English, spoken by 43.6% of households. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Vietnamese and Persian.

Getting to Work

Even if your neighborhood is walkable, you may still have to drive to your place of work. Some neighborhoods are located where many can get to work in just a few minutes, while others are located such that most residents have a long and arduous commute. The greatest number of commuters in Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd neighborhood spend between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (49.5% of working residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.

Here most residents (71.4%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (12.9%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Home Values, Rents: Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), National Agriculture Statistics Service (U.S. Department of Agriculture).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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Seifert Ave / Blossom Hill Rd 0.101011101001110
San Jose 0.101011101001110
California 4.26

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California 26.18

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San Jose 0.101011101001110
California 90

Neighborhood Public School Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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SAN JOSE UNIFIED


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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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CAMPBELL UNION HIGH


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Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Camden Community Day School
2223 Camden Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95124
09-12
Branham High School
1570 Branham Ln.
San Jose, CA, 95118
09-12
Leigh High School
5210 Leigh Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95124
09-12
Westmont High School
4805 W.Mont Ave.
Campbell, CA, 95008
09-12
Prospect High School
18900 Prospect Rd.
Saratoga, CA, 95070
09-12
Del Mar High School
1224 Del Mar Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95128
09-12
Boynton High School
901 Boynton Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95117
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED
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UNION ELEMENTARY


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Better than of CA school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to CA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Athenour Elementary School
5200 Dent Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95118
KG-KG
Union Middle School
2130 Los Gatos Almaden Rd.
San Jose, CA, 95124
06-08
Oster Elementary School
1855 Lencar Way
San Jose, CA, 95124
KG-05
Noddin Elementary School
1755 Gilda Way
San Jose, CA, 95124
KG-05
Lietz Elementary School
5300 Carter Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95118
KG-05
Guadalupe Elementary School
6044 Vera Cruz Dr.
San Jose, CA, 95120
KG-05
Dartmouth Middle School
5575 Dartmouth Dr.
San Jose, CA, 95118
06-08
Carlton Elementary School
2421 Carlton Ave.
San Jose, CA, 95124
KG-05
Alta Vista Elementary School
200 Blossom Valley Rd.
Los Gatos, CA, 95032
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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