Town of Los Gatos, CA
Los Gatos is one of Santa Clara County's oldest communities. The Town first developed far away from other population centers and was an independent community having residential, commercial, and industrial areas. The railroad played a significant role in the growth and development of the Town. Easy access by rail from San Francisco made Los Gatos an early tourist destination.
In the 19th and early 20th centuries the Los Gatos economy was dominated by wheat farming, milling, logging, orchard and cannery businesses. Today the Town of Los Gatos is primarily suburban, high tech, and tourist oriented.
Major employers in the Town are: 1) Coumbia Health Care, 2) El Camino Hospital, 3) Community Hospital, 4) Los Gatos Union School District, 5) Los Gatos-Saratoga High School District, 6) Netflix, 7) Safeway, 8) Alain Pinel Realtors, 9) Verizon, 10) Courtside Tennis Club
U.S. Census Facts for Los Gatos
- Total Population: 29,413
- 13,102 housing units - 64.1% owner occupied
- Median household income: $122,476
- Bachelors degree or higher: 73.3%
- Median age: 44.9
Town of Los Gatos, CA - Home Values
Extensive graphs of Los Gatos home values for both single family homes and condos can be viewed at my Los Gatos Home Values web page. Recent Los Gatos home sales can be viewed at my Los Gatos Just Sold web page. Four key values: price, price per sq ft, size, and lot size, for Los Gatos single family houses are shown in the tabbed windows below.