StatisticWest San JoseSan JoseCalifornia
Population99,8621,009,36339,512,223
Population density (sq mi)8,6385,686256
Median age39.736.136.0
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a56%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%48%46%
Speak Englishn/a43%56%
Speak Spanishn/a23%29%

Key findings

  • The population density in West San Jose is 52% higher than San Jose
  • The median age in West San Jose is 10% higher than San Jose
  • In West San Jose 43.93% of the population is White
  • In West San Jose 3.56% of the population is Black
  • In West San Jose 39.89% of the population is Asian

Compare San Jose, CA Demographics

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      West San Jose population breakdown by race

      RaceWest San JoseSan JoseCalifornia
      White43.93%42.19%61.26%
      Black3.56%3.08%5.85%
      Asian39.89%34.10%13.85%
      American Indian0.23%0.52%0.74%
      Native Hawaiian0.96%0.44%0.39%
      Mixed race4.10%4.97%4.62%
      Other race7.33%14.69%13.28%
      In West San Jose, 32.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      West San Jose age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The West San Jose, San Jose, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).