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Santa Clara city, California

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Santa Clara city, California
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 130,365
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 130,365
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 116,453
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 11.9%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 116,468
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
7.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
11.1%
Female persons, percent
48.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
43.0%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
41.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Two or More Races, percent
5.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
17.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
33.8%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 3,280
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 42.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 42.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $927,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $3,131
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $549
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $2,261
Building permits, 2019 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 44,079
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.75
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 80.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 52.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 95.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 91.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 92.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 58.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 4.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
3.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 68.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 60.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 581,115
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,928,466
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,524,828
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 10,163,319
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,126,474
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $17,823
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $116,257
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $49,485
Persons in poverty, percent
7.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 X
Total employment, 2018 X
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 10,985
Men-owned firms, 2012 5,790
Women-owned firms, 2012 3,478
Minority-owned firms, 2012 5,366
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 4,739
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 552
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 9,545
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 6,327.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 18.41
FIPS Code 0669084
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

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The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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