How many times have you been on vacation and wished you could live in the place you are visiting? In Santa Clara one of California's most dynamic and influential communities, residents will agree that living in the city is as enjoyable and affordable as visiting it. Santa Clara, located in the heart of the Silicon Valley, has become a thriving destination for those looking for an affordable place to relax and unwind. Moderate temperatures throughout the year and fine dining and shopping make Santa Clara a pleasant place for residents and visitors.
Santa Clara owns and operates an electric utility known as Silicon Valley Power. The plant generates most of the electricity for the city's residents. As a result electricity is offered at lower prices here than in other parts of Northern California. The lower utility bills for most of the city's businesses and residents make it affordable to work and live here.
Silicon Valley, Santa Clara is also an attractive place to work with an unemployment rate much lower than the state average. The city is a popular destination for families thanks to Calfornia's Great America theme park and the city's Central Park. Those visiting the city will find affordable hotels at reasonable rates. Those choosing to live here will find affordable housing with mortgage rates below the national average, making Santa Clara an ideal location to visit, live and work.
The city is home to more than 4,500 companies and includes over 100,000 residents. Santa Clara real estate includes reasonable prices and affordable mortgage rates. Many properties in Santa Clara are located in areas with lush greenery, picturesque beaches, rolling hills and sprawling valleys and have stunning views year-round.
Neighborhood schools are part of two main school districts in the area. Grocery stores, restaurants, specialty shops, bars, beauty shops, churches and recreation are conveniently located near most Santa Clara communities. Residents, both old and new, will have plenty of activities to enjoy ranging from free summer concerts to art shows and community parades and celebrations. Santa Clara is ideal for college students, families or anybody looking for a thriving, productive community to call home.