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Milpitas, CA Demographics
Milpitas to Best Small City to Live in 2014
Milpitas is was named the 29th best small city in the USA to live in. There is a lot of Silicon Valley money in Milpitas. Tech giants like Sandisk and Cisco are big employers. The city is centralized and convenient to other cities. It's also a magnet for a well-educated diverse population.
East Bay Boom-o-rama; Silicon Valley Slip
"We are a boom town right now," Milpitas Vice Mayor Carmen Montano says. The bulk of the city’s new housing is high-density and adjacent to the new BART station, which won’t be finished until next year. The town's population is up more than 16 percent in five years, climbing by more than 10,000 to nearly 78,000.
The Demographic Research Unit of the California Department of
Finance is designated as the single official source of demographic
data for State planning and budgeting.
Demographic Research Unit Reports
Population growth estimates and projections. Historic immigration
2010 Data for the State of California
Data and products for California from the 2010 Census. The California State Data Center generates reports and tabulations from data files released by the U.S. Census Bureau.
E-1 Population Estimates for Cities, Counties, and the State — January 1, 2016 and 2017
From the Department of Finance, so should be best data available online.
Released in May each year.
U.S. Department of Commerce - U.S. Census Bureau
Quick Facts for Milpitas, California. See whole file for more data.
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015: $583,400
Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-2015: 50.8%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-2015: 25.5 minutes
Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-2015: $100,242
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-2015: 66.2%
Milpitas Household Income Statistics from CLR Search
Household Average Income for 2012:
Median Household Income: $88,584;
Average Household Income: $107,538;
Per Capita Household Income: $32,360
Milpitas vs Palo Alto Income Statistics
Milpitas has fewer very poor and very rich households than does Palo Alto. We exceed Palo Alto in households with incomes between $15,000 to $149,999.
No one income range greatly exceeds another by percentage. If you are looking for a balanced community, Milpitas is great!
Venture's Silicon Valley Index
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Silicon Valley story since 1995. Released every January, the
indicators measure the strength of our economy and the health
of our community-highlighting challenges and providing an analytical
foundation for leadership and decision making.
Population Estimate - Santa Clara
2014 growth estimates for Santa Clara County and the cities in
it. Milpitas grew by 3.9%. Santa Clara
County grew by 1.2%. California grew by 0.9%.