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East San Jose,California

Santa Clara County

East San Jose is a neighbourhood in San Jose, in Santa Clara County. It is one of the most affordable places to live in the vicinity of Silicon Valley. The area is bounded roughly by Berryessa Road to the north, the Diablo Range toward the east, Highway 101 and portions of Yerba Buena Road and Silver Creek Valley Road towards the south, and Highway 101 to the west.

East San Jose is home to a diverse population. There are large Latino and Vietnamese communities in the area. The cost of living is not very expensive, so owning a home here is easy. However, one must watch out for the crime rate in the area and residents are advised to keep safety, especially at night.

  • Area5.913 km2
  • Population108,506
  • WeatherHigh 28°C low 14°C
Tourist Places

Tull Road, Penitencia Creek Park, Upper Penitencia Creek, Brigadoon Park, Pao Hua Buddhist Temple, Lake Cunningham Action Sports Park

What Local says

East San Jose is in Santa Clara County.Vibrant, diverse East San Jose is home to plenty of taquerias and pho places, and small shops selling Mexican and Vietnamese imports. Living in East San Jose offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In East San Jose there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in East San Jose and residents tend to be liberal.

Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of housing options are available in East San Jose?

There’s a great mixture of housing options in East San Jose. Lower income-affordable housing, apartments, condos, classic ranch-style homes, and more expensive modern homes in the hills. This is one of the most affordable areas of Silicon Valley.

What is the average home price in East San Jose?

Working-class families and students make up the majority of people living in the area, although there has been an influx of single tech professionals and couples drawn to the area by lower housing prices. Homes in East San Jose have a median listing price of $812K. 

How is real estate appreciating in East San Jose?

Given its affordability, real estate is in demand here as it offers a cheaper alternative to places to live around Silicon Valley. The area is well equipped with amenities. There are many grocery stores ranging from supermarkets to small ethnic grocers.

What are some of the most popular areas to live in East San Jose?

East San Jose is a popular choice due to its affordable price tag. Popular neighbourhoods include Milpitas, Silver Creek, North San Jose, Evergreen, The Villages, Berryessa, Communications Hill, Downtown San Jose, Willow Glen, and Central San Jose.

How is life in East San Jose?

Vibrant, diverse East San Jose is home to plenty of taquerias and pho places, and small shops selling Mexican and Vietnamese imports. Outdoor draws include Emma Prusch Farm Park, with community gardens and an orchard, and Lake Cunningham Park, which features a huge skateboarding hub, a fitness trail and picnic area. Nearby, the Mexican Heritage Plaza hosts cultural festivals and contemporary dance and plays. Eastridge Mall is a large indoor shopping mall that houses many big name brands and a sizable food court for all of your shopping needs.