District Profile

The 5th District spans the North County and West Valley and includes the following communities: 

  • Cupertino
  • Los Altos
  • Los Altos Hills
  • Mountain View
  • Palo Alto
  • Saratoga
  • Stanford (Unincorporated)
  • A portion of West San Jose
  • A portion of Sunnyvale

 

Supervisorial District Population, by Jurisdiction

Jurisdiction

D 1

D 2

D 3

D 4

D 5

Jurisdiction Total

Campbell

-

-

-

38,138

-

38,138

Cupertino

-

-

-

-

50,546

50,546

Gilroy

41,464

-

-

-

-

41,464

Los Altos

-

-

-

-

27,693

27,693

Los Altos Hills

-

-

-

-

7,902

7,902

Los Gatos

28,592

-

-

-

-

28,592

Milpitas

-

-

62,698

-

-

62,698

​Monte Sereno

​3,341

​3,341

Mountain View      

 

 

-

-

70,708

70,708

Morgan Hill

33,556

-

-

-

-

33,556

Palo Alto

-

-

-

-

58,598   

58,598

San Jose

194,720 

314,610

180,688

185,782  

19,143

893,943

Santa Clara

-

-

-

102,361

-

102,361

Saratoga

-

-

-

-

29,843

29,843

Sunnyvale

-

-

82,010

-

49,750

131,760

Unincorporated  

34,228

16,194

9,351

17,157

23,370

100,300








District Total        

332,560

330,804 

334,747

343,430

341,036

1,778,159

Source: U.S. Census, 2010

 

Population of Each District, By Age Group

Age Range

 D 1

D 2

D 3

D 4

 D 5

 Countywide Total

0 - 19

 99,266

104,328  

88,972

83,925

 83,121

 459,612

20 - 39

 97,424

123,187

122,822 

124,570

 100,002

 568,005

40 - 59

 94,902  

69,673

87,145

85,601

 98,716

 436,037

60 - 79

 34,250

28,047

31,549

38,522

 47,356

 179,724

80+

 6,661

6,140

5,007

9,593

 11,806

 39,207








Total

332,503

331,375

335,495

342,211

341,001

1,741,682

 Source: U.S. Census, 2010

 

Households in Each District, By Type

Household Type

D 1

D 2

 D 3

 D 4

D 5 

C​ountywide Total

One Person Households

18,680

17,097

 18,885

 32,879

33,568

121,109

Married Couples, No Children

33,642

18,684

 29,230

 33,516

38,514

153,586

Married Couples, with Children

34,499

25,866

 31,638

 29,880

35,309

157,192

Single parents, with Children

8,528

9,196

 6,981

 9,516

5,832

40,053

Other Family Households

7,479

10,133

 9,520

 10,546

7,052

44,730

Non-Family Households

6,970

7,627

 8,753

 14,049

11,794

49,193








Total

109,798

88,603

105,007

130,386

132,069

565,863

Source: U.S. Census, 2010

 

Percent Households in Each District, By Type

Household Type

 D 1

D 2

D 3

D 4

D 5

Countywide Total

One Person Households

 17%

19%

18%

25%

25%

21%

Married Couples, No Children 

 31%

21%

28%

26%

29%

27%

Married Couples, with Children

 31%

29%

30%

23%

27%

28%

Single parents, with Children 

 8%

10%

7%

7%

4%

7%

Other Family Households

 7%

11%

9%

8%

5%

8%

Non-Family Households 

 6%

9%

8%

11%

9%

9%








Total

100%

100%

100%

100%

100%

 100%​

Source: U.S. Census, 2010

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