Saratoga is a city in Santa Clara County, California, USA. It is located on the west side of the Santa Clara Valley, directly west of San Jose, in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is home to 30,609 people and is a suburban community. The median household income is $156,298. 69% of residents of Saratoga are married and 37% are families with children. Half the residents in Saratoga commute just 26 minutes or less to work, with 37% of residents holding white collar jobs and 63% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes is 35 years. In Saratoga, 82% of homes are owned, 15% are rented, and 3% are not occupied. Last year, 374 Saratoga properties were sold and the median sale price of a home was $2,003,466.
Located on the Western edge of the Silicon Valley, Saratoga is known locally for its suburban small-town feel, wineries, and high-end boutiques. Major attractions of Saratoga include Villa Montalvo, Hakone Gardens, and the Mountain Winery.