Saratoga is a town in Santa Clara County, California, United States. It is located on the west side of the Santa Clara Valley, directly west of San Jose, in the San Francisco Bay Area. Located on the Western edge of the Silicon Valley, Saratoga is known locally for its suburban small-town feel, wineries, and high-end restaurants. Major attractions of Saratoga include Villa Montalvo, Hakone Gardens, and the Mountain Winery. Saratoga is known for its high quality of life, low crime rates, great schools, and its proximity to many tech companies. Saratoga’s community is vibrant with many amenities nearby.
The 2016 Coldwell Banker Home Listing Report listed Saratoga as the most expensive housing market in the United States. In 2010 Bloomberg Businessweek named Saratoga the most expensive suburb in California. Saratoga also was ranked by Forbes in 2009 as one of America’s top 20 most-educated small towns. Bloomberg Businessweek also named Saratoga’s zip code 95070 the 18th richest zip code in America in 2011. In 2018, data from the American Community Survey revealed that Saratoga was the 8th wealthiest city in the United States.
,About 50% of the residents in this community reported being Caucasian, followed by Asians at 45%. Saratoga home prices are one of the highest in Silicon Valley averaging $2.8 million.