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Los Altos, California, 94024
1 Bedroom$1,995 - $2,075
2 Bedrooms$2,395 - $2,705
Mountain View, California, 94040
1 Bedroom$2,935 - $3,265
2 Bedrooms$3,095 - $3,380
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Mountain View, California, 94040
1 Bedroom$975 - $1,025
2 Bedrooms$1,350 - $1,450
Mountain View, California, 94041
1 Bedroom$2,908 - $7,242
2 Bedrooms$4,263 - $6,417
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Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 1.3% 8.4% -7.1% $10,000 to $14,999 1.4% 5.6% -4.2% $15,000 to $19,999 1.3% 5.6% -4.3% $20,000 to $24,999 1.8% 5.8% -4.0% $25,000 to $29,999 2.5% 5.7% -3.2% $30,000 to $34,999 2.6% 5.7% -3.1% $35,000 to $39,999 2.2% 5.4% -3.2% $40,000 to $44,999 2.1% 5.2% -3.1% $45,000 to $49,999 3.5% 4.6% -1.1% $50,000 to $59,999 3.9% 8.6% -4.7% $60,000 to $74,999 5.7% 10.6% -4.9% $75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 11.5% -0.7% $100,000 to $124,999 10.3% 6.8% +3.5% $125,000 to $149,999 8.1% 3.6% +4.5% $150,000 to $199,999 14.6% 3.3% +11.3% $200,000 or more 28.0% 3.6% +24.4%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 11.3% 4.8% +6.5% 10.0% to 14.9% 11.1% 9.8% +1.3% 15.0% to 19.9% 13.3% 13.6% -0.3% 20.0% to 24.9% 12.0% 13.1% -1.1% 25.0% to 29.9% 9.1% 11.0% -1.9% 30.0% to 34.9% 10.3% 8.2% +2.1% 35.0% to 39.9% 1.8% 5.9% -4.1% 40.0% to 49.9% 6.5% 8.0% -1.5% 50.0% or more 22.1% 20.2% +1.9% Not computed 2.5% 5.4% -2.9%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 3.1% 9.6% -6.5% 25 to 34 years 23.4% 29.3% -5.9% 35 to 44 years 31.2% 25.8% +5.4% 45 to 54 years 18.5% 16.5% +2.0% 55 to 64 years 8.0% 8.0% +0.0% 65 to 74 years 6.0% 5.3% +0.7% 75 to 84 years 5.2% 4.0% +1.2% 85 years and over 4.7% 1.6% +3.1%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 52.6% 30.9% +21.7% 30 to 44 minutes 24.7% 24.5% +0.2% 45 to 59 minutes 5.6% 13.8% -8.2% 60 or more minutes 17.0% 30.8% -13.8%
Source: 2000 Census
Welcome Home to Los Altos
Where is Los Altos? How about a hint: you may have left your heart there. Did you figure it out? This city is in the San Francisco Bay Area, in Santa Clara County, California. And if you did leave your heart in Los Altos, you should definitely move here. You wouldn’t want to be accused of being heartless.
Los Altos Rental Trends
Whether you’re looking for a huge apartment with a great view or a cozy place with all the latest amenities, our Apartment Finder will track it down and help you get a great deal on it. So, what do places in Los Altos go for? Take a look at the rent chart and you’ll be able to see the average rates on one, two, and three bedroom apartments. Ready to learn more about Los Altos? Read on!
There are three creeks trickling through Los Altos on their way to the San Francisco Bay: Adobe Creek, Stevens Creek, and Permanente Creek. What does this mean for you? A great view from your new apartment, that’s what! As you can imagine, Los Altos is a beautiful city. If you’re itching to experience the beauty of this city for yourself, the Redwood Grove Nature Preserve is a great place to visit. You can watch for wildlife from the observation decks, hike the trails, or bring a picnic lunch and make a day of it. Byrne Preserve is another great place to go to gawk at the local wildlife. If walking along a small loop-trail isn’t your cup of tea, the Los Altos Hills Pathways System has almost 100 miles of roadside and off-road paths for your hiking, running, cycling, and horseback riding pleasure. This is Northern California at its best.
For the Kids
It’s great to be a kid in Los Altos. The public school districts are highly ranked, there are great private schools in the area, and the community has plenty of sports and after school programs to keep the kids busy. If your kids like animals (and what kids don’t?) take them out to the Historic Westwind Barn. This barn offers boarding and training for horses and riding lessons for kids and adults. Another amazing place in Los Altos is the Hidden Villa Farm. This nonprofit organization uses its organic farm to educate the community about social justice and the environment. Check out the farm’s informative site to see some of the awesome programs offered here. (And to see some cute photos of farm animals.)
Art and History
If you have a hankering for public art, Los Altos is here to deliver.
Want to trek into the past but lost the keys to your time machine? No problem. The Los Altos History Museum has a variety of exhibits, educational programs, special tours, and the incredible J. Gilbert Smith House. This Craftsman-style house is decked out to resemble a farmhouse from the 1930s. There’s even a fancy 3-person outhouse and a refurbished tank house from 1915.
You Can Always Go…
Downtown Los Altos is a happening place with a quaint, small-town vibe. There are 150 shops and restaurants to explore as you stroll along the lovely, tree-lined streets. Have some coffee at a bakery, grab a farm-fresh salad for your picnic lunch, or check out the Los Altos Farmers’ Market every Thursday from May to September. There are also a few annual events downtown, including the Arts and Wine Festival, the Los Altos Fall Festival, and the Los Altos Festival of Lights Parade. If this sounds like the perfect town, get a move on! Find yourself a great new pad in Los Altos and live life to the fullest in this Northern California town.
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Is Los Altos a family friendly town?
Los Altos is a highly recommendable town for families. With 14 crimes per 1,000 residents and nearly 30,000 inhabitants, Los Altos is one of the top 100 safest cities in the United States. As far as education is concerned, primary and middle school students are served by the Los Altos School District, which was rated better than 98.0 percent of school districts in California and 99.2 percent of school districts in the country. Older pupils attend high school in one of three public school districts: Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District, Palo Alto Unified School District, or Fremont Union High School District, all of which are highly regarded.