San Jose Real Estate Market Overview

Could San Jose, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about San Jose. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near San Jose such as Sunny...vale and Santa Clara. When you’re ready, Trulia has 1,190 resale and new homes in San Jose lined up for you, including 330 open houses, and 666 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$775,000

Median Sales Price

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$541

Price Per Sqft

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$3,350

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in San Jose show a 5% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -1% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in San Jose for Jun 29 to Sep 28 was $775,000 based on 1,893 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for San Jose was $541, an increase of 6% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in San Jose for Aug 22 to Sep 22 was $3,350.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in San Jose can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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10,218

Counts of Disorder

5,579

Counts of Vehicle Stop

2,791

Counts of Traffic


Best Schools in San Jose

There are 225 schools in San Jose.

Elementary Schools
10

James Franklin Smith Elementary School

Public, K - 6

10

Cornerstone Academy Preparatory School

Public, K - 3

10

Booksin Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

Middle Schools
10

Joaquin Miller Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

10

Union Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

10

Dartmouth Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
10

Lynbrook High School

Public, 9 - 12

10

Middle College High School

Public, 10 - 12

9

Leland High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in San Jose by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
22%
Single residents
Home owners
68%
Home owners
Median age
36
Median age
Household income
$83,113
Median household income
College educated
43%
College educated

Commute

Most people in San Jose commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
95% commute by car
0% commute by bike
3% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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