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Santa Clara, CA

  • Population: 109,000
  • Median Household Income: $76,850.00
  • Median Age: 34.4
  • County: Santa Clara
  • Patchwork Nation Classification: Immigration Nation

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City Facts

Data Type Number Source Data Details Compare
Demographics     Details Compare
Families 62.0% American Community Survey
Married Couples 49.0% American Community Survey
Foreign-Born 38.0% American Community Survey
California-Born 43.0% American Community Survey
Language other than English spoken in the home 47.0% American Community Survey
College Educated 46.0% American Community Survey
Median Household Income $76,850.00 American Community Survey
Poverty Rate 10.0% American Community Survey
Population 109,000 American Community Survey
Median Age 34.4 American Community Survey
Senior Citizens 10.0% American Community Survey
White 48.0% American Community Survey
African-American 2.0% American Community Survey
Asian 37.0% American Community Survey
Hispanic 19.0% American Community Survey
Non-citizens 21.8% Association of Bay Area Governments
Local Government     Details Compare
Total Revenues 2006-07 $472,938,700.00 California State Controller's Office
Street lighting and landscaping 2006-07 $2,742,198.00 California State Controller's Office
Tax-Exempt Organizations 274 Internal Revenue Service
Library Expenditures 2006-07 $6,957,576.00 California State Controller's Office
Local Sales & Use Tax 9.25% California State Board of Equalization
Police Expenditures 2006-07 $37,450,438.00 California State Controller's Office
Government Management and Support Expenditures 2006-07 $30,984,732.00 California State Controller's Office
Fire Expenditures 2006-07 $31,039,836.00 California State Controller's Office
Legislative Expenditures 2006-07 $2,229,858.00 California State Controller's Office
Cemetery Expenditures 2006-07 $718,830.00 California State Controller's Office
Politics & Elections     Details Compare
Registered Voters 46,399 California Secretary of State
Democrats 47.48% California Secretary of State
Republicans 22.0% California Secretary of State
Green Party 0.63% California Secretary of State
Libertarians 0.57% California Secretary of State
Decline to state 26.68% California Secretary of State
Transportation & Energy     Details Compare
Power Plants 3 California Energy Commission
Average Commute (minutes) 20.6 American Community Survey
No household vehicle 6.0% American Community Survey
2 household vehicles 42.0% American Community Survey
3 or more household vehicles 18.0% American Community Survey
Crime     Details Compare
Violent Crime 231 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Car Theft 457 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Labor     Details Compare
Unemployment as of April '09 9.9% California Employment Development Department
Garment Manufacturers and Contractors 1 California Department of Industrial Relations
Self-Employed 4.5% Association of Bay Area Governments
Lifestyle     Details Compare
Veterinarians 24 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Car Wash/Detailing Businesses 1 California Department of Industrial Relations
Gun Ranges 2 National Rifle Association
Landscape Architects 1 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Retail & Grocery     Details Compare
Safeway 4 Safeway
Liquor Licenses 81 California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Target 0 Target
Wal-Mart 0 Wal-Mart
Education     Details Compare
Libraries with free Wi-Fi 2 California State Library
Charter Schools 0 California Department of Education
Private Schools 14 California Department of Education
Public Schools 17 California Department of Education
Community Colleges 1 California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
Health & Medicine     Details Compare
Federally-funded health centers 1 United States Department of Health and Human Services
Funeral Establishments 2 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Licensed Midwives 1 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Planned Parenthood Locations 0 Planned Parenthood
Housing     Details Compare
Housing Units 42,000 American Community Survey
Vacant Units 4.0% American Community Survey
Multi-Unit Structures 49.0% American Community Survey
Units built after 1990 16.0% American Community Survey
Renter-Occupied Units 53.0% American Community Survey
Median rental cost $1,252.00 American Community Survey
Median Home Price (April 2009) $450,500.00 California Association of Realtors
Change in home price April 2008 - April 2009 -26.7% California Association of Realtors
Median Home Price (May 2009) $500,000.00 California Association of Realtors
Recreation     Details Compare
YMCA Centers 0 YMCA Centers

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