These thematic maps
of the San Jose, California metropolitan area
illustrate the different neighborhoods and the contrasting demographics of the diverse city. East San Jose
is a lower-income area consisting mainly of Hispanics. On the other hand, the affluent western cities of Cupertino
, and Palo Alto
are upper-class Asian communities with housing worth $900,000 or so. Many residents in western Santa Clara Valley
work in San Jose's computer industry.
Please click on the images for a larger view or for more information on it. The images are generated at the U.S. Census' American Factfinder. () The geographic limit is the block group (BG) level.
Racial and ethnic groups
Age and sex
Area of industry
Transportation and utilities access