San Jose, CA Livability Score

San Jose, CA is Exceptionally Livable
  • • San Jose is ranked #284 in California
  • • San Jose is ranked #3451 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
  • Sunny Weather
  • High Income per Capita
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The Locals

StatisticSan JoseCaliforniaNational
Population (2013)954,37938,332,521317,297,938
Population density (sq mi)5,40524690
Median age35.235.237.2
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%53%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)50%48%45%
Caucasian47%62%74%
African American3%6%13%
Asian33%13%5%
Speak English45%56%79%
Speak Spanish23%29%13%
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  • ANGELES LOMELI reviewed San Jose
  • November 29, 2014
RAISED IN SAN JOSESan Jose is def. a town to look into. I was raised in diff. parts of San Jose. From the East side to the very desired area of Willow Glen. Over all I will always love San Jose, my heart will always be in San Jose.

It has all you want,
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  • AreaVibes Contributor reviewed San Jose
  • November 23, 2011
San Jose is Not a City of BoredomI lived in San Jose, California for 3 years. San Jose is a large city. There are only 2 cities in California that are bigger. I loved San Jose for the variety of activities that are available. You never get bored. San Jose has greatRead full review

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  • JJJJR posted a question in San Jose
  • September 19, 2012
Relocating to San JoseWhat neighbor hoods in or around San Jose are best for familySee full question
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  • gamma6tired posted a question in San Jose
  • June 26, 2012
San Jose Public TransportationIs there public Transportation available to get from the airport to the AmtrakSee full question
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Neighborhoods in & around San Jose, CA

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Charleston Meadow, Palo Alto9013.4
Fair Meadow, Palo Alto8913.6
Charleston Gardens, Palo Alto8912.8
Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto8915
Midtown, Palo Alto8814.3
Triple El, Palo Alto8714.8
Green Acres, Palo Alto8713.7
Almaden Valley, San Jose868.2
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Weibel, Fremont8611.6
East Industrial, Fremont8610.4
West San Jose, San Jose855.8
Willow Glen, San Jose853
Cameron Hills, Fremont8513
Warm Springs, Fremont859.7
Cambrian Park, San Jose845.5
Rose Garden, San Jose842.2
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Cities near San Jose, CA

CityScoreMiles
Monte Sereno, CA898.9
Danville, CA8833.8
Los Altos, CA8812.4
Sereno del Mar, CA889.2
Belmont, CA8824.3
San Ramon, CA8830.8
Camino Tassajara, CA8831.8
Foster City, CA8725.6
CityScoreMiles
Saratoga, CA878.8
Cupertino, CA877.6
Atherton, CA8718.6
Pleasanton, CA8722.3
San Carlos, CA8723.2
Ladera, CA8717.1
Palo Alto, CA8715.3
Highlands-Baywood Park, CA8627.7
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