Hispanic or Latino of any race were 479,210 persons (26.9%) of the population.[40]. Santa Clara County, officially the County of Santa Clara, is California's 6th most populous county, with a population of 1,781,642, as of the 2010 census. United States Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation. News Michael Tyree’s murder was followed by three hunger strikes over the next five years by those detained in the jails, and their families on the outside. [20] Currently, iNaturalist.org has zero observer records of pronghorn in Santa Clara County. QuickFacts provides statistics for all states and counties, and for cities and towns with a population of 5,000 or more. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Santa Clara County, CA declined from 1.94M to 1.94M, a -0.0301% decrease and its median household income grew from $119,035 to $126,606, a 6.36% increase. Map Santa Clara County, California California Chart View Selected Locations Santa Clara County, California California Dashboard Santa Clara County, California California More. The county's main airport is Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport (SJC). Some of the newer boulevards (primarily in the West Valley) are divided with landscaped medians. They dressed for that day with their guayaberas and highly polished shoes. U.S. Census Bureau. Santa Clara County was one of the original counties of California, formed in 1850 at the time of statehood. There's still time to respond! ST. GEORGE — Santa Clara City Council denied a zone change request at its Wednesday meeting that would have advanced the development of a facility for seniors on Santa Clara Drive. The population was 58,302 as of the 2010 census. The municipality borders with the municipalities of Cifuentes, Camajuaní, Placetas, Manicaragua, and Ranchuelo.[4][5]. Santa Clara County, officially the County of Santa Clara, is California's 6th most populous county, with a population of 1,781,642, as of the 2010 census. BART currently services Milpitas and North San Jose, with plans to extend to downtown San Jose and Santa Clara. Together with the County of Santa Clara, the City is committed to a full count in the 2020 Census. The requirement comes after two 2018 lawsuits that alleged a lack of mental health and medical services and callous conditions in county jails. Additionally, it has educated more than 310 doctors and more than 1600 magisters. Abreu also donated her own palace to the city; it was used as a provincial government palace and later adapted for use as a public library. Santa Clara County formerly shared borders with Contra Costa, Mariposa, Monterey, and Tuolumne counties until 1853, 1874, and 1854 respectively (Monterey County currently comes within a few miles of Santa Clara). Though the official Census Day was April 1, 2020, the Census Bureau has extended the deadline to respond to the 2020 Census, so there's still time! Enter your email below to start! The 2020 Census is underway and households are responding every day. In addition, the U.S. Census Bureau offers job opportunities on the U.S. Census Bureau website or view flyer. As of 2009, there are three sister counties:[68]. The per capita income for the county was $32,795. One resident brought a petition signed by 130 of her neighbors opposing the zone change. Home to Silicon Valley, Santa Clara County is an economic center for high technology and has the third highest GDP per capita in the world (after Zurich, Switzerland and Oslo, Norway), according to the Brookings Institution. Today, Santa Clara County is the headquarters for approximately 6500 high technology companies, including many of the largest tech companies in the world, among them hardware manufacturers AMD, Cisco Systems and Intel, computer and consumer electronics companies Apple Inc. and Hewlett-Packard, and internet companies eBay, Google, and Yahoo!. The median age was 34 years. Santa Clara is home to the University "Marta Abreu" of Las Villas (Spanish: Universidad Central "Marta Abreu" de Las Villas (UCLV)), which is composed of a number of faculties: The university offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees and boasts the graduation of 35,000 engineers, licensees, architects, medics, and veterinarians, of which 1,000 are foreigners from 47 countries. SAN JOSE, CA — After years of being told the process to build a jail was too far along to be stopped, a coalition of Santa Clara County community organizations are celebrating the Board of Supervisors unanimous vote today to stop going forward with the bidding process to construct a new jail, and pivot to an inclusive and robust community process to explore a “Care First, Jail Last” approach to mental health services and public safety - with an aim to have a plan generated by September 2021. 1500 Warburton Avenue Counties which border with Santa Clara County are, clockwise, Alameda County, San Joaquin (within a few hundred feet at Mount Boardman), Stanislaus, Merced, San Benito, Santa Cruz, and San Mateo County. The requirement comes after two 2018 lawsuits that alleged a lack of mental health and medical services and callous conditions in county jails. Our city has been growing at an unprecedented rate compared to other Santa Clara County Cites.