San Jose, CA Livability Score

San Jose, CA is Exceptionally Livable
  • • San Jose is ranked #2129 in California
  • • San Jose is ranked #2083 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)954,37937,325,068309,138,711
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%
African American3%6%13%
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

Charleston Meadow, Palo Alto8913.4
Fair Meadow, Palo Alto8813.6
Charleston Gardens, Palo Alto8812.8
Duveneck-Saint Francis, Palo Alto8815
Midtown, Palo Alto8714.3
Triple El, Palo Alto8614.8
Green Acres, Palo Alto8513.7
Weibel, Fremont8511.6
Almaden Valley, San Jose848.2
East Industrial, Fremont8410.4
Cameron Hills, Fremont8413
West San Jose, San Jose845.8
Willow Glen, San Jose843
Warm Springs, Fremont839.7
Cambrian Park, San Jose835.5
Rose Garden, San Jose822.2
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