Selected Characteristics of New* Silicon Valley Residents
Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties, 2018
|Sex||52% male, 48% female|
|Age||56% ages 18 to 34 (1/5 from abroad)|
|Race/Ethnicity||42% Asian, 33% White (Non-Hispanic), 15% Hispanic or Latino, 5% Black or African-American|
|Nativity||54% native, 46% foreign-born|
|Educational Attainment||73% bachelor’s degree or higher|
|Marital Status||48% never married, 42% married (54% of those from abroad, 37% of domestic migrants)|
|Income||Individual median income $117,000 with 82% at or above 150% of the poverty level|
Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies
Data are from the United States Census Bureau, 2018 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Silicon Valley includes Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, and migration between those two counties are included.
*Includes residents who moved to the region within the prior year.
Individual median income and marital status are for the population ages 15 and over; married excludes Separated; educational attainment is for the population ages 25 and over.