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North Fair Oaks
  • Suburb of San Jose, CA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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North Fair Oaks is a suburb of San Jose with a population of 14,992. North Fair Oaks is in San Mateo County. Living in North Fair Oaks offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In North Fair Oaks there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in North Fair Oaks and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in North Fair Oaks are above average.

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About North Fair Oaks...
Population
14,992

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$1,001,000
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$2,027
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    9%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    31%
    national  11%

Working in North Fair Oaks

Jobs
grade C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$87,530
National
$64,994

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