Send us your Los Altos Hills photos:
Los Altos Hills is a town in Santa Clara County, in the San Jose-Sunnyvale metro area.
The community name derives from Spanish for "the heights"
The latitude of Los Altos Hills is 37.379N. The longitude is -122.136W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 292 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,097.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Los Altos Hills demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Santa Clara County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, San Jose area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 94306 ZIP code.
13% of Los Altos Hills residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Los Altos Hills ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Los Altos Hills was $92,840, compared with $21,587 nationally.
78% of Los Altos Hills residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Los Altos Hills, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,646. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $4,001.
Santa Clara County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Los Altos Hills political report.
The average commute time for Los Altos Hills workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Los Altos Hills:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!