Real Estate Market Update for San Jose, CA
Welcome to May's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of April. The number of active listings was up 13% from one year earlier, and up 50% from the previous month. This continued upward trend reflected a healthy inventory for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 800-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 11%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just under 800-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 20% year-over-year, and increased 300% month-over-month. These figures may indicate that buyers have been taking advantage of opportunities in this market. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for San Jose, CA
Area Information for San Jose, CA
  • Population: 997,715
  • Median Age: 36.53 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 27 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 5,635/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 9.68%
  • Closest Airport: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International
  • Closest College: San Jose State University
  • Closest Jr. College: San Jose City College
  • Median Household Income: $82,781
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 12%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $620,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: San Jose Giants (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 23.03%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for San Jose, CA
Median Age: 36.53 Married: 40% Number of Households: 319,250 Households with Children: 115,624
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for San Jose, CA

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      San Jose Conservation Corps Charter School 0.5 mi Public 12-12 0 0
      Franklin Elementary School 0.9 mi Public K-6 4 4
      Andrew P. Hill High School 1.0 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Yerba Buena High School 1.3 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      College Connection Academy 1.3 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      George V. Leyva Intermediate School 1.4 mi Public 7-8 3 5
      Rocketship Spark Academy 1.4 mi Public -5 4 0
      Bridges Academy 1.5 mi Public 7-8 2 0
      Silver Creek High School 1.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Santee Elementary School 1.6 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Cornerstone Academy Preparatory School 1.7 mi Public K-3 4 0
      Apollo High School 1.7 mi Public 11-12 1 0
      William C. Overfelt High School 1.7 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Leadership Public Schools - San Jose 1.7 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Clyde L. Fischer Middle School 2.1 mi Public 6-8 1 5
      Valley Christian High School 2.3 mi Private 6-8 0 0
      University Preparatory Academy Charter 2.4 mi Public 7-12 5 4
      James Franklin Smith Elementary School 2.6 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Quimby Oak Middle School 2.9 mi Public 7-8 5 3
      Hammer Montessori At Galarza Elementary School 2.9 mi Public K-5 4 0
      Ace Charter School 2.9 mi Public 5-8 1 5
      Notre Dame High School San Jose 3.0 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Mt. Pleasant High School 3.0 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Kipp San Jose Collegiate 3.0 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Adelante Dual Language Academy 3.0 mi Public K-3 3 0
      Davis (caroline) Intermediate School 3.1 mi Public 7-8 2 3
      Evergreen Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-6 5 0
      St Thomas More 3.1 mi Catholic K-12 0 0
      Evergreen Valley High School 3.2 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Latino College Preparatory Academy 3.3 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Gunderson High School 3.5 mi Public 9-12 2 4
      Mount Pleasant Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Willow Glen High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Willow Glen Plus (continuation) School 3.6 mi Public 11-12 0 0
      San Jose High Academy Plus 3.6 mi Public 11-12 0 3
      San Jos? High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Carolyn A. Clark Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Silver Oak Elementary School 3.7 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Summit Public School: Tahoma 3.8 mi Public 9-12 4 0
      Magnolia Science Academy Santa Clara 3.8 mi Public 6-11 5 0
      Summit Public School: Rainier 3.8 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Tom Matsumoto Elementary School 3.8 mi Public K-6 5 0
      Oak Grove High School 3.9 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Presentation High School 3.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Chaboya Middle School 4.0 mi Public 7-8 5 3
      Broadway High School 4.0 mi Public 11-12 1 0
      James Lick High School 4.2 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Booksin Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Foothill High School 4.2 mi Public 11-12 1 3
      Anderson (alex) Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-6 2 0
      Reed Elementary School 4.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Independence High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Pegasus High School 4.4 mi Public 11-12 1 0
      Ace Charter High 4.4 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Joseph George Middle School 4.6 mi Public 6-8 2 0
      Herman (leonard) Intermediate School 4.7 mi Public 5-8 4 0
      Downtown College Preparatory School 4.8 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Peter Burnett Middle School 4.9 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Pioneer High School 4.9 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Santa Teresa High School 5.0 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      Branham High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Abraham Lincoln High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Cambrian International Academy 5.2 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Lincoln Plus High School 5.2 mi Public 10-12 0 2
      Del Mar High School 5.3 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Middle College High School 5.3 mi Public 10-12 5 0
      Bellarmine College Preparatory School 5.3 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Santa Teresa Elementary School 5.4 mi Public K-6 4 3
      Price Charter Middle School 5.6 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Dartmouth Middle School 5.8 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Lietz Elementary School 5.8 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Oster Elementary School 5.9 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Los Alamitos Elementary School 6.1 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Leland High School 6.1 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Simonds Elementary School 6.3 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Guadalupe Elementary School 6.5 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Noddin Elementary School 6.5 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Leigh High School 6.5 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Ruskin Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Graystone Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Bret Harte Middle School 6.7 mi Public 6-8 5 3
      Piedmont Hills High School 6.7 mi Public 8-12 5 3
      Sierramont Middle School 6.8 mi Public 6-8 5 0
      Williams Elementary School 6.9 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Union Middle School 7.0 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      Boynton High School 7.3 mi Public 11-12 1 4
      Carlton Elementary School 7.3 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Discovery Charter Ii 7.6 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Discovery Charter School 7.6 mi Public K-8 5 5
      Harker School, The 7.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Forest Hill Elementary School 8.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Easterbrook Discovery 8.4 mi Public K-8 4 0
      Gussie M. Baker Elementary School 8.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Country Lane Elementary School 8.7 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Murdock-portal Elementary School 9.1 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Lynbrook High School 9.4 mi Public 9-12 5 3
      Nelson S. Dilworth Elementary School 9.5 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Joaquin Miller Middle School 9.8 mi Public 6-8 5 4
      John Muir Elementary School 10.2 mi Public K-5 5 0
      R. I. Meyerholz Elementary School 10.6 mi Public K-5 5 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2015. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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