san jose Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 72,434 12.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 120,501 19.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 115,511 19.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 183,329 30.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 113,598 18.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 503,065 83.1 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 257,889 42.6 % 42.6 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,025,370 - -
19 years old and under 257,982 25.2 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 383,325 37.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 265,685 25.9 % 12.9 %
65 years old and older 118,381 11.5 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 414,430 64.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 220,646 34.1 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 12,481 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 125,580 32.6 % 33.6 %
Married 210,235 54.5 % 50.4 %
Separated 8,835 2.3 % 2.5 %
Divorced 40,754 10.6 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 333,355 - -
Occupied Housing Units 320,447 96.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 12,908 3.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 174,752 52.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 36,691 11.0 % 5.9 %
2-Units 4,969 1.5 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 17,276 5.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 16,650 5.0 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 15,249 4.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 55,952 16.8 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 11,772 3.5 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 44 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 36,127 10.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 40,146 12.0 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 77,975 23.4 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 66,047 19.8 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 48,239 14.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 17,272 5.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 104,060 31.2 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 42 0.0 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 206,448 61.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 3,923 1.2 % 4.1 %
Coal 147 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 684 0.2 % 1.6 %
Solar 1,945 0.6 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 37 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 3,161 0.9 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 400,984 41.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 30,624 3.2 % 13.1 %
Native American 4,424 0.5 % 0.9 %
Asian 357,891 37.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 170,139 17.6 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 101,940 57,617
Median Family Income 111,902 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 42,122 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 69.12 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.94 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 6.97
    [CDD] 0.6

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 9.74 %
6.0 6.97 %
7.0 1.74 %
8.0 0.07 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com