San José, CA, US

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San José is in the state of California, United States of America. San José has a population of 0.32 percent of the United States population. There are 593 neighborhoods, a vast network of streets in San José.

You may find demographics, education information about San José, as well as a list of nearby locations, further down this page.

Demographics of San José

Total Population of San José

  • San José
  • US
Total Population chart statistics
Total1,023,0311,023,031321,004,407321,004,407
According to 2017 US Census data, the population of San José is 1,023,031 people. This represents 0.32 percent of the total 321,004,407 citizens of the United States of America.
Total population statistics is shown in the table below:
Total PopulationSan JoséUS
Total1,023,031
0.3% of US
321,004,407
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Gender of San José

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  • US
Gender chart statistics
Male50.3%50.3%49.7%49.7%
Female48.8%48.8%51.2%51.2%
San José has a total of 415,527 (50.3%) male and 410,191 (49.7%) female citizens as per 2017 US Census data. In comparison, the proportions of United States of America citizens are: 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
Gender statistics is shown in the table below:
GenderSan JoséUS
Male415,527
50.3% of San José,
0.3% of US
126,850,422
48.8%
Female410,191
49.7% of San José,
0.3% of US
133,142,237
51.2%
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Income of San José

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  • US
Income per Household chart statistics
< $10k3.6%3.6%6.7%6.7%
$10k - $25k9.1%9.1%14.6%14.6%
$25k - $40k8.3%8.3%14%14%
$40k - $60k11%11%16.2%16.2%
$60k - $100k19.4%19.4%22.3%22.3%
$100k - $125k10.2%10.2%8.6%8.6%
$125k - $150k8.4%8.4%5.4%5.4%
$150k - $200k12.2%12.2%5.8%5.8%
> $200k17.8%17.8%6.3%6.3%
According to 2017 US Census data, the most common income levels in San José are: $60 000 to $99 999 (19.4 percent), $200 000 or more (17.8 percent) and $150 000 to $199 999 (12.2 percent).
The data table for income is as follows:
IncomeSan JoséUS
Total319,558
100% of San José,
0.3% of US
118,825,921
100%
< $10k11,383
3.6% of San José,
0.1% of US
7,942,251
6.7%
$10k - $25k29,134
9.1% of San José,
0.2% of US
17,406,019
14.6%
$25k - $40k26,589
8.3% of San José,
0.2% of US
16,663,066
14%
$40k - $60k35,100
11% of San José,
0.2% of US
19,261,515
16.2%
$60k - $100k61,965
19.4% of San José,
0.2% of US
26,454,560
22.3%
$100k - $125k32,715
10.2% of San José,
0.3% of US
10,273,788
8.6%
$125k - $150k26,802
8.4% of San José,
0.4% of US
6,428,069
5.4%
$150k - $200k38,971
12.2% of San José,
0.6% of US
6,931,136
5.8%
> $200k56,899
17.8% of San José,
0.8% of US
7,465,517
6.3%
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Median Age of San José

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  • US
Median Age chart statistics
Total36.436.437.837.8
Male35.535.536.536.5
Female37.537.539.139.1
San José average male age is 35.5 and average female age 37.5 as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America average male age 35.5 and average female age is 37.5.
Following is the data table for median age statistics:
Median AgeSan JoséUS
Total36.437.8
Male35.536.5
Female37.539.1
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Age Groups of San José

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Age Groups chart statistics
<18 years23%23%22.9%22.9%
18 - 24 years9.1%9.1%9.7%9.7%
25 - 34 years15.7%15.7%13.7%13.7%
35 - 49 years21.9%21.9%19.2%19.2%
50 - 64 years18.5%18.5%19.6%19.6%
65 - 84 years10.4%10.4%13%13%
>85 years1.5%1.5%1.9%1.9%
As per 2017 US Census data San José dominant age group ranges are: < 18 (23%), 35 - 49 (21.9%) and 50 - 64 (18.5%).
Detailed statistics for age groups is shown in the table below:
Age GroupsSan JoséUS
Total1,023,031
100% of San José,
0.3% of US
321,004,407
100%
<18 years235,029
23% of San José,
0.3% of US
73,601,279
22.9%
18 - 24 years93,121
9.1% of San José,
0.3% of US
31,131,484
9.7%
25 - 34 years161,015
15.7% of San José,
0.4% of US
44,044,173
13.7%
35 - 49 years223,760
21.9% of San José,
0.4% of US
61,618,015
19.2%
50 - 64 years188,777
18.5% of San José,
0.3% of US
62,877,067
19.6%
65 - 84 years106,302
10.4% of San José,
0.3% of US
41,590,866
13%
>85 years15,027
1.5% of San José,
0.2% of US
6,141,523
1.9%
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Marital Status of San José

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Marital Status chart statistics
Married52.4%52.4%50.2%50.2%
Never Married35.2%35.2%33.1%33.1%
Divorced8.1%8.1%10.9%10.9%
Widowed4.3%4.3%5.8%5.8%
According to the 2017 US Census statistics, the most common marital statuses in San José are: Now married (52.4 percent) and Never married (35.2 percent).
Following is the data table for marital status statistics:
Marital StatusSan JoséUS
Total825,718
100% of San José,
0.3% of US
259,992,659
100%
Married432,618
52.4% of San José,
0.3% of US
130,528,964
50.2%
Never Married290,990
35.2% of San José,
0.3% of US
86,087,136
33.1%
Divorced66,633
8.1% of San José,
0.2% of US
28,212,237
10.9%
Widowed35,477
4.3% of San José,
0.2% of US
15,164,322
5.8%
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Education of San José

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Education Level chart statistics
No Schooling3.1%3.1%1.4%1.4%
Unifinished High-school13.3%13.3%11.2%11.2%
High-school Diploma15.4%15.4%23.3%23.3%
GED or alt. creds2%2%4%4%
Unfinished College17.5%17.5%20.8%20.8%
Associate's degree7.3%7.3%8.3%8.3%
Bachelor's degree24.7%24.7%19.1%19.1%
Master's degree12.6%12.6%8.4%8.4%
Professional School degree1.8%1.8%2%2%
Doctorate degree2.1%2.1%1.4%1.4%
According to 2017 US Census statistics, the most common household education levels in San José are: Bachelor's degree (24.7 percent), Unfinished College (17.5 percent) and High-school Diploma (15.4 percent).
Detailed statistics for education is shown in the table below:
EducationSan JoséUS
No Schooling21,864
3.1% of San José,
0.7% of US
3,121,238
1.4%
Unifinished High-school92,704
13.3% of San José,
0.4% of US
24,315,876
11.2%
High-school Diploma106,669
15.4% of San José,
0.2% of US
50,496,716
23.3%
GED or alt. creds14,001
2% of San José,
0.2% of US
8,596,896
4%
Unfinished College121,727
17.5% of San José,
0.3% of US
44,935,834
20.8%
Associate's degree51,032
7.3% of San José,
0.3% of US
17,917,481
8.3%
Bachelor's degree171,716
24.7% of San José,
0.4% of US
41,377,068
19.1%
Master's degree87,813
12.6% of San José,
0.5% of US
18,154,808
8.4%
Professional School degree12,458
1.8% of San José,
0.3% of US
4,393,328
2%
Doctorate degree14,897
2.1% of San José,
0.5% of US
2,962,399
1.4%
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Languages Spoken of San José

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Languages Spoken chart statistics
English only43.2%43.2%78.7%78.7%
Spanish23.1%23.1%13.2%13.2%
Other Indo-European6.8%6.8%3.6%3.6%
Asian and Pacific25.6%25.6%3.5%3.5%
Other Languages1.3%1.3%1%1%
According to 2017 US Census statistics, the most used languages in San José are only English (43.2 percent), Asian and Pacific Islands (25.6 percent) and Spanish (23.1 percent).
The languages spoken data table is as follows:
Languages SpokenSan JoséUS
Total957,122
100% of San José,
0.3% of US
301,150,892
100%
English only413,776
43.2% of San José,
0.2% of US
236,929,699
78.7%
Spanish220,899
23.1% of San José,
0.6% of US
39,769,281
13.2%
Other Indo-European65,082
6.8% of San José,
0.6% of US
10,907,675
3.6%
Asian and Pacific Islands244,940
25.6% of San José,
2.4% of US
10,409,087
3.5%
Other Languages12,425
1.3% of San José,
0.4% of US
3,135,150
1%
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Ethnic Diversity of San José

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Ethnic Diversity chart statistics
White40.7%40.7%73%73%
African American3%3%12.7%12.7%
American Indian0.6%0.6%0.8%0.8%
Asian34.8%34.8%5.4%5.4%
Hawaiian & Pacific0.4%0.4%0.2%0.2%
Two+ ethnicities5.1%5.1%3.1%3.1%
Other15.5%15.5%4.8%4.8%
As per 2017 US census data San José dominant ethnic diversity groups are: White (40.7%), Asian (34.8%) and Other (15.5%).
The ethnic diversity data table is as follows:
Ethnic DiversitySan JoséUS
Total1,023,031
100% of San José,
0.3% of US
321,004,407
100%
White416,127
40.7% of San José,
0.2% of US
234,370,202
73%
African American30,767
3% of San José,
0.1% of US
40,610,815
12.7%
American Indian & Alaska Native5,806
0.6% of San José,
0.2% of US
2,632,102
0.8%
Asian355,623
34.8% of San José,
2.1% of US
17,186,320
5.4%
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander4,203
0.4% of San José,
0.7% of US
570,116
0.2%
Two or more ethnicities52,218
5.1% of San José,
0.5% of US
10,081,044
3.1%
Other158,287
15.5% of San José,
1% of US
15,553,808
4.8%
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Household Types of San José

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Household Types chart statistics
Family Households73.3%73.3%65.9%65.9%
Non-family Households26.7%26.7%34.1%34.1%
San José family households are 73.3% and non-family households 26.7% as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America family households contains 65.9% and non-family households 34.1%.
Detailed statistics for household types is shown in the table below:
Household TypesSan JoséUS
Total319,558
100% of San José,
0.3% of US
118,825,921
100%
Family households,
Married-couple family
177,264
55.5% of San José,
0.3% of US
57,459,352
48.4%
Family households,
Other family
56,955
17.8% of San José,
0.3% of US
20,839,351
17.5%
Family households,
Other family,
Male householder no wife present
19,043
6% of San José,
0.3% of US
5,747,150
4.8%
Family households,
Other family,
Female householder no husband present
37,912
11.9% of San José,
0.3% of US
15,092,201
12.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder living alone
62,645
19.6% of San José,
0.2% of US
32,863,560
27.7%
Nonfamily households,
Householder not living alone
22,694
7.1% of San José,
0.3% of US
7,663,658
6.4%
Family Households234,219
73.3% of San José,
0.3% of US
78,298,703
65.9%
Non-family Households85,339
26.7% of San José,
0.2% of US
40,527,218
34.1%
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Employment Industries of San José

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Employment Industries chart statistics
Agriculture0.4%0.4%1.3%1.3%
Construction6.1%6.1%6.4%6.4%
Manufacturing17.2%17.2%10.3%10.3%
Wholesale2.1%2.1%2.7%2.7%
Retail9.9%9.9%11.4%11.4%
Utilities0.5%0.5%0.8%0.8%
Information3.7%3.7%2.1%2.1%
Finance & Insurance2.8%2.8%4.6%4.6%
Real Estate1.9%1.9%1.9%1.9%
Sci & Tech Services12%12%6.9%6.9%
Company Management0.1%0.1%0.1%0.1%
Administrative Services5.2%5.2%4.3%4.3%
Educational Services7.1%7.1%9.3%9.3%
Health Care11.5%11.5%13.8%13.8%
Arts & Entertainment1.9%1.9%2.2%2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services7.4%7.4%7.5%7.5%
Public Administration2.7%2.7%4.7%4.7%
Other Services4.6%4.6%4.9%4.9%
As per 2017 US census data San José dominant household income ranges are: Manufacturing (17.2%), Professional scientific and technical services (12%), Health care and social assistance (11.5%) and Retail trade (9.9%).
Detailed statistics for employment industries is shown in the table below:
Employment IndustriesSan JoséUS
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting2,234
0.4% of San José,
0.1% of US
1,958,431
1.3%
Construction31,501
6.1% of San José,
0.3% of US
9,564,541
6.4%
Manufacturing88,810
17.2% of San José,
0.6% of US
15,477,389
10.3%
Wholesale10,745
2.1% of San José,
0.3% of US
4,042,867
2.7%
Retail51,302
9.9% of San José,
0.3% of US
17,167,000
11.4%
Utilities2,824
0.5% of San José,
0.2% of US
1,257,353
0.8%
Information18,989
3.7% of San José,
0.6% of US
3,173,300
2.1%
Finance & Insurance14,741
2.8% of San José,
0.2% of US
7,001,182
4.6%
Real Estate9,645
1.9% of San José,
0.3% of US
2,907,138
1.9%
Scientific & Technical Services62,300
12% of San José,
0.6% of US
10,416,745
6.9%
Company Management548
0.1% of San José,
0.4% of US
144,719
0.1%
Administrative & Waste Management Services26,704
5.2% of San José,
0.4% of US
6,439,693
4.3%
Educational Services36,526
7.1% of San José,
0.3% of US
13,931,235
9.3%
Health Care & Social Assistance59,353
11.5% of San José,
0.3% of US
20,850,113
13.8%
Arts, Entertainment & Recreation9,651
1.9% of San José,
0.3% of US
3,283,165
2.2%
Accommodation & Food Services38,107
7.4% of San José,
0.3% of US
11,303,481
7.5%
Public Administration14,184
2.7% of San José,
0.2% of US
7,025,870
4.7%
Other Services23,853
4.6% of San José,
0.3% of US
7,371,226
4.9%
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Means of Transportation of San José

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  • US
Means of Transportation chart statistics
Car, Truck or Van91.3%91.3%89.9%89.9%
Public Transportation4.7%4.7%5.4%5.4%
Walk1.8%1.8%2.9%2.9%
Motorcycle or Bicycle2.2%2.2%1.9%1.9%
As per 2017 US census data San José dominant types of transportation to work are: Car truck or van (91.3%).
The data table for means of transportation is as follows:
Means of TransportationSan JoséUS
Car, Truck or Van440,600
91.3% of San José,
0.3% of US
127,053,717
89.9%
Public Transportation22,450
4.7% of San José,
0.3% of US
7,607,907
5.4%
Walk8,617
1.8% of San José,
0.2% of US
4,049,337
2.9%
Taxicab, Motorcycle, Bicycle or Other10,755
2.2% of San José,
0.4% of US
2,693,671
1.9%
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Time of Commute of San José

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Time of Commute to Work chart statistics
< 10 mins5.5%5.5%12.7%12.7%
10-15 mins9.4%9.4%13.6%13.6%
15-20 mins14.5%14.5%15.3%15.3%
20-25 mins16.6%16.6%14.6%14.6%
25-30 mins7.2%7.2%6.4%6.4%
30-35 mins19%19%13.7%13.7%
35-45 mins7.7%7.7%6.8%6.8%
45-50 mins9.9%9.9%8.1%8.1%
> 60 mins10.2%10.2%8.9%8.9%
As per 2017 US census data San José dominant travel time to work ranges are: 30-35 minutes, 20-25 minutes and 15-20 minutes.
Following is the data table for time of commute statistics:
Time of CommuteSan JoséUS
< 10 mins26,614
5.5% of San José,
0.1% of US
17,921,724
12.7%
10-15 mins45,366
9.4% of San José,
0.2% of US
19,241,335
13.6%
15-20 mins70,090
14.5% of San José,
0.3% of US
21,633,308
15.3%
20-25 mins79,941
16.6% of San José,
0.4% of US
20,585,782
14.6%
25-30 mins34,956
7.2% of San José,
0.4% of US
8,998,679
6.4%
30-35 mins91,674
19% of San José,
0.5% of US
19,345,968
13.7%
35-45 mins37,074
7.7% of San José,
0.4% of US
9,634,261
6.8%
45-50 mins47,644
9.9% of San José,
0.4% of US
11,464,394
8.1%
> 60 mins49,063
10.2% of San José,
0.4% of US
12,579,181
8.9%
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Education of San José

Schools in San José

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Colleges in San José

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Universities in San José

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