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Los Gatos, CA

  • Population: 30,000
  • Median Household Income: $116,568.00
  • Median Age: 43.3
  • 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 66.0% American Community Survey
Married Couples 57.0% American Community Survey
Foreign-Born 17.0% American Community Survey
California-Born 50.0% American Community Survey
Language other than English spoken in the home 21.0% American Community Survey
College Educated 62.0% American Community Survey
Median Household Income $116,568.00 American Community Survey
Poverty Rate 4.0% California Secretary of State
Population 30,000 American Community Survey
Median Age 43.3 American Community Survey
Senior Citizens 17.0% American Community Survey
White 85.0% American Community Survey
African-American 2.0% American Community Survey
Asian 11.0% American Community Survey
Hispanic 5.0% American Community Survey
Non-citizens 7.2% Association of Bay Area Governments
Local Government     Details Compare
Total Revenues 2006-07 $34,668,904.00 California State Controller's Office
Street lighting and landscaping 2006-07 $43,607.00 California State Controller's Office
Tax-Exempt Organizations 213 Internal Revenue Service
Library Expenditures 2006-07 $2,007,263.00 California State Controller's Office
Local Sales & Use Tax 9.25% California State Board of Equalization
Police Expenditures 2006-07 $12,022,628.00 California State Controller's Office
Government Management and Support Expenditures 2006-07 $2,411,541.00 California State Controller's Office
Fire Expenditures 2006-07 $0.00 California State Controller's Office
Legislative Expenditures 2006-07 $687,586.00 California State Controller's Office
Cemetery Expenditures 2006-07 $0.00 California State Controller's Office
Politics & Elections     Details Compare
Registered Voters 18,555 California Secretary of State
Democrats 42.36% California Secretary of State
Republicans 33.58% California Secretary of State
Green Party 0.58% California Secretary of State
Libertarians 0.49% California Secretary of State
Decline to state 20.64% California Secretary of State
Transportation & Energy     Details Compare
Average Commute (minutes) 24.7 American Community Survey
No household vehicle 4.0% American Community Survey
2 household vehicles 47.0% American Community Survey
3 or more household vehicles 24.0% American Community Survey
Crime     Details Compare
Violent Crime 37 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Car Theft 42 Office of the Attorney General (California)
Labor     Details Compare
Unemployment as of April '09 7.2% California Employment Development Department
Garment Manufacturers and Contractors 0 California Department of Industrial Relations
Self-Employed 13.0% Association of Bay Area Governments
Lifestyle     Details Compare
Veterinarians 30 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Car Wash/Detailing Businesses 4 California Department of Industrial Relations
Gun Ranges 1 National Rifle Association
Landscape Architects 7 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Retail & Grocery     Details Compare
Safeway 3 Safeway
Trader Joe's 1 Trader Joe's
Liquor Licenses 29 California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control
Whole Foods 1 Whole Foods
Target 0 Target
Wal-Mart 0 Wal-Mart
Education     Details Compare
Charter Schools 1 California Department of Education
Private Schools 7 California Department of Education
Public Schools 7 California Department of Education
Health & Medicine     Details Compare
Funeral Establishments 2 California Department of Consumer Affairs
Planned Parenthood Locations 0 Planned Parenthood
Housing     Details Compare
Housing Units 13,000 American Community Survey
Vacant Units 6.0% American Community Survey
Multi-Unit Structures 26.0% American Community Survey
Mobile Homes 1.0% American Community Survey
Units built after 1990 8.0% American Community Survey
Renter-Occupied Units 32.0% American Community Survey
Median Home Price (May 2009) $769,500.00 California Association of Realtors
Recreation     Details Compare
YMCA Centers 0 YMCA Centers
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Local Newspapers 1 Nu-Designs Web Marketing

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