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Milpitas, CA

  • Population: 65,000
  • Median Household Income: $85,668.00
  • Median Age: 36.2
  • County: Santa Clara
  • Patchwork Nation Classification: Monied 'Burb

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City Facts

Data Type Number Source Data Details Compare
Demographics     Details Compare
Families 80.0% American Community Survey
Married Couples 59.0% American Community Survey
Foreign-Born 51.0% American Community Survey
California-Born 38.0% American Community Survey
Language other than English spoken in the home 63.0% American Community Survey
College Educated 37.0% American Community Survey
Median Household Income $85,668.00 American Community Survey
Poverty Rate 7.0% American Community Survey
Population 65,000 American Community Survey
Median Age 36.2 American Community Survey
Senior Citizens 8.0% American Community Survey
White 26.0% American Community Survey
African-American 3.0% American Community Survey
Asian 61.0% American Community Survey
Hispanic 15.0% American Community Survey
Non-citizens 23.0% Association of Bay Area Governments
Local Government     Details Compare
Total Revenues 2006-07 $116,952,583.00 California State Controller's Office
Street lighting and landscaping 2006-07 $227,152.00 California State Controller's Office
Tax-Exempt Organizations 144 Internal Revenue Service
Local Sales & Use Tax 9.25% California State Board of Equalization
Police Expenditures 2006-07 $20,080,557.00 California State Controller's Office
Government Management and Support Expenditures 2006-07 $18,841,316.00 California State Controller's Office
Fire Expenditures 2006-07 $1,847,604.00 California State Controller's Office
Legislative Expenditures 2006-07 $1,851,970.00 California State Controller's Office
Cemetery Expenditures 2006-07 $0.00 California State Controller's Office
Politics & Elections     Details Compare
Registered Voters 26,064 California Secretary of State
Democrats 42.48% California Secretary of State
Republicans 21.34% California Secretary of State
Green Party 0.28% California Secretary of State
Libertarians 0.35% California Secretary of State
Decline to state 33.13% California Secretary of State
Transportation & Energy     Details Compare
Power Plants 2 California Energy Commission
Average Commute (minutes) 21.3 American Community Survey
No household vehicle 5.0% American Community Survey
2 household vehicles 41.0% American Community Survey
3 or more household vehicles 31.0% American Community Survey
Crime     Details Compare
Violent Crime 179 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Car Theft 274 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Labor     Details Compare
Unemployment as of April '09 11.0% California Employment Development Department
Garment Manufacturers and Contractors 0 California Department of Industrial Relations
Self-Employed 3.5% Association of Bay Area Governments
Lifestyle     Details Compare
Veterinarians 19 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Car Wash/Detailing Businesses 1 California Department of Industrial Relations
Landscape Architects 1 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Retail & Grocery     Details Compare
Safeway 1 Safeway
Liquor Licenses 33 California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Target 0 Target
Wal-Mart 1 Wal-Mart
Education     Details Compare
Montessori Schools 1 American Montessori Society
Libraries with free Wi-Fi 1 California State Library
Charter Schools 0 California Department of Education
Private Schools 6 California Department of Education
Public Schools 10 California Department of Education
Health & Medicine     Details Compare
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries 0 City of Milpitas
Funeral Establishments 1 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Planned Parenthood Locations 0 Planned Parenthood
Housing     Details Compare
Housing Units 19,000 American Community Survey
Vacant Units 3.0% American Community Survey
Multi-Unit Structures 24.0% American Community Survey
Mobile Homes 3.0% American Community Survey
Units built after 1990 25.0% American Community Survey
Renter-Occupied Units 34.0% American Community Survey
Median mortgage cost $2,586.00 American Community Survey
Median rental cost $1,408.00 American Community Survey
Median Home Price (April 2009) $360,000.00 California Association of Realtors
Change in home price April 2008 - April 2009 -35.5% California Association of Realtors
Median Home Price (May 2009) $413,000.00 California Association of Realtors
Recreation     Details Compare
YMCA Centers 0 YMCA Centers
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