Sunol-Midtown, California

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Not to be confused with Sunol, California.
Sunol-Midtown, California
Neighborhood of San Jose
Location in Santa Clara County and the state of California
Location in Santa Clara County and the state of California
Coordinates: 37°19′29″N 121°54′37″W / 37.32472°N 121.91028°W / 37.32472; -121.91028Coordinates: 37°19′29″N 121°54′37″W / 37.32472°N 121.91028°W / 37.32472; -121.91028
Country United States
State California
County Santa Clara
Area
 • Total 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
 • Land 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2000)
 • Total 748
 • Density 7,480/sq mi (3,740/km2)
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 94586
Area code(s) 408
FIPS code 06-77049

Midtown was a census-designated place and primarily residential area in Santa Clara County, California, United States. It has been annexed to San Jose. The population was 748 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Sunol-Midtown is located at 37°19′29″N 121°54′37″W / 37.32472°N 121.91028°W / 37.32472; -121.91028 (37.324841, -121.910198)[1].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

(These demographics are only for the unincorporated portions of the area in 2000. The parts of the neighborhood in San Jose are included in that city's article as well as 2010 data when the whole area was annexed.)

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 748 people, 243 households, and 142 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 8,762.0 people per square mile (3,208.9/km²). There were 256 housing units at an average density of 2,998.7 per square mile (1,098.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 49.73% White, 1.47% African American, 1.34% Native American, 3.34% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 38.10% from other races, and 5.88% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 64.30% of the population.

There were 243 households out of which 32.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.8% were married couples living together, 14.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 41.2% were non-families. 29.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.07 and the average family size was 3.76.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 27.0% under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 36.6% from 25 to 44, 18.0% from 45 to 64, and 7.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 104.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $47,734, and the median income for a family was $41,071. Males had a median income of $37,143 versus $30,134 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $17,392. About 9.8% of families and 15.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.8% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Politics[edit]

In the state legislature Sunol-Midtown is located in the 13th Senate District, represented by Democrat Elaine Alquist, and in the 23rd Assembly District, represented by Democrat Nora Campos. Federally, Sunol-Midtown is located in California's 16th congressional district, which has a Cook PVI of D +16[3] and is represented by Democrat Zoe Lofgren.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Will Gerrymandered Districts Stem the Wave of Voter Unrest?". Campaign Legal Center Blog. Retrieved 2008-02-10.