San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area CA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,970,047
Population in Households 1,938,688
Population in Familes 1,604,629
Population in Group Qrtrs 31,359
Population Density1 735
Diversity Index2 81


Total Households 658,279
Average Household Size 2.95
Family Households 466,806
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 685,027 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 369,690 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 288,589 (42.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 26,748 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $705,079
Average Home Value $747,408


Median Household Income $93,391
Average Household Income $127,563
Per Capita Income $43,146
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.13% 1.34%
Households 0.94% 1.29%
Families 0.94% 1.29%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   1.52%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.