Sunnyvale

Overview for Sunnyvale, CA

155,550 people live in Sunnyvale, where the median age is 35.2 and the average individual income is $79,494. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

155,550

Total Population

35.2 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$79,494

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Sunnyvale, CA

Sunnyvale has 57,565 households, with an average household size of 2.69. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sunnyvale do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 155,550 people call Sunnyvale home. The population density is 7,051.16 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

155,550

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.2

Median Age

52.18 / 47.82%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
57,565

Total Households

2.69

Average Household Size

$79,494

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Sunnyvale, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Sunnyvale. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
San Miguel Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Njeri's Morning Glory School
PRIVATE
K - 5th
No rating available
North County Regional Occupational Program
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Chester W. Nimitz Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Lakewood Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
South Peninsula Hebrew Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Sunnyvale Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
French American School Of Silicon Valley
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Appleseed Montessori School - Warner
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Summit Public School: Denali
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
5/5
Louis E. Stocklmeir Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Braly Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Ponderosa Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Vargas Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Cherry Chase Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Kindercare Learning Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Triumphant Learning Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Marian A. Peterson Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Cumberland Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Fairwood Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Champion Kinder International School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Stratford School - Sunnyvale Washington Park
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
West Valley Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5

Around Sunnyvale, CA

There's plenty to do around Sunnyvale, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

75
Very Walkable
Walking Score
82
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
45
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Risibisi Creative Space, Integrate Performance Fitness, and Tonya's Bakeshop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 4.89 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.86 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.81 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.67 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.16 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.85 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
The Ohlone Native Americans once populated the lush verdant hills of Sunnyvale. The community has now grown to be a highly sought-after place to live since its incorporation in 1912. Located in Santa Clara County, Sunnyvale serves as the epicenter of technology and innovation, with many Silicon Valley high-tech firms, such as Yahoo, Google, Apple, and LinkedIn, with campuses there. The city also provides quiet residential family living, access to abundant nature, and a vibrant community.
 
Sunnyvale’s southern half contains several pockets of unique Mid-century modern homes built by renowned real estate developer Joseph Eichler. The community is ideal for families and outdoor lovers, with 476 acres of parks that offer lakes, wetlands, open preserves, and two public golf courses. Prime for bicycling enthusiasts, the League of American Bicyclists listed Sunnyvale as a bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community. The Sunnyvale Unified School District is also known for its top-rated public schools. Sunnyvale is one of the few cities to have a Department of Public Safety where its firefighters, police officers, and emergency medical technicians are all cross-trained to respond to emergencies in any single role, making it one of the country’s safest cities in the nation.
 
For those who love outdoor shopping and dining, Murphy Avenue is a beautiful place to stroll with family and pets in warmer weather. A wide variety of cuisine is available, and with its bars and night scene, it’s known as the “domain of the young Silicon Valley hipster.” On Saturday mornings, Murphy Avenue comes alive with the Sunnyvale Farmers Market. The colorful market displays a wide range of fresh vegetables and other take-home goods. Visitors can dine on a variety of homemade and go home with beautiful fresh-cut flowers.
 
 

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