Sunnyvale is the 7th most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area and one of the major cities comprising Silicon Valley. It is bordered by portions of San Jose to the north, Moffett Federal Airfield to the northwest, Mountain View to the northwest, Los Altos to the southwest, Cupertino to the south, and Santa Clara to the east. It lies along the historic El Camino Real and Highway 101.
Sunnyvale is one of the few U.S. cities to have a single unified Department of Public Safety, where all personnel is trained as firefighters, police officers, and EMTs so that they can respond to an emergency in any of the three roles.
Sunnyvale is yet another high-tech city in Silicon Valley. Many high-tech companies have their Sunnyvale campus, such as Google, Yahoo, Amazon, etc.
The average home price for Sunnyvale is $1.7 million.