San Jose Districts and their Values

Format3 GIMP rankings Feb2018 b - San Jose Districts and their Values

Data gathered February 15th, 2018


Format2 rankings Feb2018 2 - San Jose Districts and their Values1 Almaden Valley

A beautiful, lush area towards the south, Almaden Valley is an upscale, highly commutable area with many homes going into a number of top-rated public schools.


2 Willow Glen

Willow Glen is a charming area with a popular downtown strip. The highly walkable neighborhood is close to Downtown San Jose but feels like a step back in time with many beautiful old homes in such classic styles as Victorians and Arts and Crafts.


3 Cambrian

Bordering Los Gatos and Campbell, Cambrian is a desirable suburban district. Good schools, low crime, and convenient shopping and freeway access add to the benefits of living in Cambrian.


4 Evergreen

A diverse and vibrant area, Evergreen is a community in the south-east of San Jose made up of a variety of homes, offices, and shopping. Good schools, public parks, jobs, and entertainment all make this a desirable area in East Valley.


5 Berryessa

Also called the North Valley, this scenic area of San Jose borders Milpitas. Primarily Single Family Homes, Berryessa has plenty of freeway and public transit options for commuters. Outdoor enthusiasts will not find Berryessa lacking in options, and shoppers will appreciate the Great Mall.


6 Santa Teresa

Nestled in the Southern Foothills, this scenic suburb is home to a few high-tech businesses with easy freeway and public transit commutes elsewhere. Dappled with parks large and small, with golfing, swim and racquet clubs, and horseback riding trails, Santa Teresa is popular with active families and pet owners.


7 Blossom Valley

Plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment are some of the biggest attractions in this otherwise quiet suburban district. Bordered by Cambrian, Willow Glen, Santa Teresa, and the foothills.


8 Downtown

From Queen Anne’s Victorian urban estates to newly built luxury condos, city living has a variety of faces. The main draw to living downtown, of course, isn’t the housing but the community – big businesses, museums, entertainment, excellent dining options and more. There’s always a lot going on downtown, especially near San Jose State University.


9 South SJ

One of the more affordable areas in San Jose, South San Jose has easy access to freeways and public transit. Coyote Creek runs the length of this area, right through the middle, offering plenty of parks, open space, and trails. South San Jose is also near entertainment such as golfing, shopping, the fairgrounds, and Happy Hollow Park and Zoo.


10 Alum Rock

Alum Rock, a part of San Jose’s East Valley, boarders Alum Rock park, with some homes climbing the hillside and featuring spectacular views.


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