In 2020, Santa Clara County, CA had a population of 1.92M people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $130,890. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Santa Clara County, CA declined from 1.93M to 1.92M, a −0.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $124,055 to $130,890, a 5.51% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Santa Clara County, CA are Asian (Non-Hispanic) (37.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (30.6%), White (Hispanic) (11%), Other (Hispanic) (9.58%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.76%).
None of the households in Santa Clara County, CA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
81.4% of the residents in Santa Clara County, CA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Santa Clara County, CA are San Jose State University (9,697 degrees awarded in 2020), Stanford University (5,193 degrees), and Santa Clara University (2,839 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Santa Clara County, CA was $1.06M, and the homeownership rate was 56.4%.
Most people in Santa Clara County, CA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Santa Clara County, CA was 2 cars per household.
Santa Clara County, CA borders Alameda County, CA, Merced County, CA, San Benito County, CA, San Mateo County, CA, Santa Cruz County, CA, and Stanislaus County, CA.