Community

Globally Connected. Culturally Distinct Neighborhoods. Thriving Communities.

With a talented and diverse population, numerous amenities, and a thriving economy—San Jose is an ideal place to call home.

 

 

Today’s innovators are looking for vibrant workspaces, collaborative environments and diverse communities where they can work, live and play—San Jose is that place.

Michael Hirahara

Former Vice President, Global Real Estate, Facilities and Services, Brocade, San Jose

 

Our Place

San Jose is third largest city in California and the 10th largest city in the United States. It is a universal gathering place where people from around the world connect, share ideas, and belong.

 

Culturally Diverse

Of the City’s 1 million residents, 34 percent are Hispanic, 33 percent are Asian, 28 percent are White and 3 percent are Black.1

 

Globally Connected

More than 39 percent of San Jose’s population is foreign-born—with 118,000 residents born in Latin America and 225,000 residents born in Asia.1

 

Highly Educated

More than 37 percent of San Jose residents have a bachelor’s degree or higher.1 In fact, the Today Show recently named San Jose as the Smartest City in America.

 

1 United States Census Bureau / Census Reporter, 2012 American Community Survey