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Population in 2012: 8,212 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.9%
 

Males: 4,032  (49.1%)
Females: 4,180  (50.9%)

Median resident age:  50.2 years
California median age:  32.1 years

Zip codes: 94304.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $197,952 (it was $173,570 in 2000)
Los Altos Hills:

$197,952
CA:

$58,328
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $105,182

Los Altos Hills town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: over $966,495 (it was over $1,000,000 in 2000)
Los Altos Hills:

over $966,495
CA:

$349,400
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $1,190,097; Detached houses: $1,197,165; Townhouses or other attached units: $996,094; In 2-unit structures: $450,000; Mobile homes: $112,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $2,001.

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  • White alone - 5,239 (66.1%)
  • Asian alone - 2,108 (26.6%)
  • Two or more races - 287 (3.6%)
  • Hispanic - 213 (2.7%)
  • Black alone - 37 (0.5%)
  • Other race alone - 28 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 8 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.03%)

Races in Los Altos Hills detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Los Altos Hills: 145.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (10.2%), German (9.4%), Italian (5.6%), Irish (5.2%), French (3.2%), Russian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated on 01/27/1956  

Elevation: 240 feet

Land area: 8.62 square miles.

Population density: 953 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Los Altos Hills:

  • High school or higher: 98.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 84.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 51.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Los Altos Hills town:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 71.2%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

2,500 residents are foreign born (15.4% Asia, 3.6% Europe).

This town:  31.2%
California:  27.1%



According to our research of California and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Los Altos Hills, California as of October 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Los Altos Hills to the number of sex offenders is 8,212 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $10,001 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $6,856 (0.7%)

Los Altos Hills satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mountain View, CA (3.4 miles , pop. 70,708).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fremont, CA (14.6 miles , pop. 203,413).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (310.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: West Santa Clara, CA (1.5 miles) , Los Altos, CA (1.5 miles ), Loyola, CA (1.6 miles ), Mountain View, CA (1.8 miles ), Ladera, CA (2.0 miles ), Stanford, CA (2.0 miles ), Palo Alto, CA (2.0 miles ), Portola Valley, CA (2.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 41 buildings, average cost: $466,800
  • 1998: 40 buildings, average cost: $491,600
  • 1999: 20 buildings, average cost: $440,700
  • 2000: 45 buildings, average cost: $471,500
  • 2001: 42 buildings, average cost: $572,600
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $457,700
  • 2003: 34 buildings, average cost: $454,100
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $486,200
  • 2005: 26 buildings, average cost: $590,100
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $531,200
  • 2007: 22 buildings, average cost: $740,800
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $752,600
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $837,600
  • 2010: 18 buildings, average cost: $1,024,800
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $867,400
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $597,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 37.37 N, Longitude: 122.14 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,127 (-14.1%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 449 (14.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 650

Los Altos Hills household income distribution Los Altos Hills home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Los Altos Hills by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 111020000010
per 100,000 12.412.212.40.024.50.00.00.00.00.012.50.0
Robberies 000100000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.012.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.012.3
Assaults 241300213134
per 100,000 24.848.812.436.60.00.024.011.934.811.437.449.3
Burglaries 302817163847263314193319
per 100,000 372.7341.8210.2195.4464.8570.5311.7393.0162.2217.4411.7234.0
Thefts 3934344044103402124262623
per 100,000 484.5415.0420.5488.4538.21250.3479.6250.1278.0297.5324.4283.2
Auto thefts 603302301023
per 100,000 74.50.037.136.60.024.336.00.011.60.025.036.9
Arson 202217210030
per 100,000 24.80.024.724.412.285.024.011.90.00.037.40.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 71.264.450.350.579.098.652.242.832.631.565.747.4

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Crime rate in Los Altos Hills detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

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Los Altos Hills, California accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.1%
California:

9.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +471 (+6.3%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Top executives (21%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (12%)
  • Engineers (8%)
  • Computer specialists (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Lawyers (4%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Los Altos Hills-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 1518% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 27.1 miles away from Los Altos Hills center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 4/24/1984 at 21:15:19, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.2 MW, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 24.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1980 at 19:00:09, a magnitude 5.9 (5.3 MB, 5.9 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 32.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1979 at 17:05:22, a magnitude 5.9 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, 5.9 ML) earthquake occurred 36.3 miles away from Los Altos Hills center
On 1/27/1980 at 02:33:36, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 33.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Santa Clara County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Max Thieriot - Child actor.


Hospitals/medical centers near Los Altos Hills:

  • BAY HEALTHCARE - PALO ALTO (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PALO ALTO, CA)
  • PILGRIM HAVEN HEALTH FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LOS ALTOS, CA)
  • PALO ALTO VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, Government Federal, about 3 miles away; PALO ALTO, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Los Altos Hills, CA

Amtrak stations near Los Altos Hills:

  • 11 miles: SANTA CLARA-GREAT AMERICA (SANTA CLARA, FOOT OF STARS & STRIPES DR.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking.
  • 14 miles: SAN JOSE (65 CAHILL ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: FREMONT (CENTERVILLE, FREMONT & PERALTA BLVDS.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.losaltoshills.ca.gov

Colleges/Universities in Los Altos Hills:

  • Foothill College (Full-time enrollment: 4,985; Location: 12345 El Monte Rd; Public; Website: www.foothill.edu)
  • Foothill-De Anza Community College District (Location: 12345 El Monte Rd; Public; Website: www.fhda.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Los Altos Hills:

  • Stanford University (about 5 miles; Stanford, CA; Full-time enrollment: 14,562)
  • De Anza College (about 7 miles; Cupertino, CA; FT enrollment: 11,139)
  • Mission College (about 9 miles; Santa Clara, CA; FT enrollment: 2,635)
  • West Valley College (about 10 miles; Saratoga, CA; FT enrollment: 3,930)
  • Santa Clara University (about 12 miles; Santa Clara, CA; FT enrollment: 6,769)
  • San Jose City College (about 13 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 2,992)
  • San Jose State University (about 15 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 21,893)

Public elementary/middle school in Los Altos Hills:

Private elementary/middle school in Los Altos Hills:

  • ST NICHOLAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 229; Location: 12816 EL MONTE AVE; Grades: KG - 8)
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Notable locations in Los Altos Hills: Santa Clara County Fire Department El Monte Fire Station (A), Mount Helen Childrens Home (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Los Altos Hills: Temple Beth Am (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Arastradero Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Santa Clara County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  Pb  CO  NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 SO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.2. This is about average.
City:

30.2
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 0.00397. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00397
U.S.:

0.02218
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.468. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.468
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 19.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

19.7
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 19.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

19.0
U.S.:

25.6
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.23. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.23
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Los Altos Hills and their reported violations in the past:

HIDDEN VILLA FARM & WILDERNESS PRESERVE (Address: 26870__MOODY RD , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.5%
(5.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  83.8%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.5%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Los Altos Hills, CA

53 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
55 people in religious group quarters in 2000
10 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Los Altos Hills compared to California state average:

Los Altos Hills, California environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Los Altos Hills travel time to work - commute


Los Altos Hills mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Los Altos Hills town (based on Santa Clara County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.25%
Here43.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchMuslim EstimateSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents66.4%7.4%2.8%2.6%2.3%
Congregations8.0%2.5%8.0%1.5%7.9%
NameUnited Methodist Church Charismatic Churches IndependentAssemblies of GodEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaOther
Adherents2.0%1.8%1.7%1.4%11.6%
Congregations4.4%0.7%7.9%3.9%55.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 345
Santa Clara County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 117
Santa Clara County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 239
Santa Clara County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,488
Here:

8.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Clara County:

19.0%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.6%
State:

17.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$21,230$84,9201$1,028
Other Government Administration 6$42,040$84,08010$3,500
Streets and Highways 3$13,536$54,1440$0
Other and Unallocable 7$47,464$81,3670$0
Totals for Government 19$124,270$78,48611$4,528

Los Altos Hills government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,970,000 ($239.89)
  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $1,371,000 ($166.95)
    Police Protection: $731,000 ($89.02)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $515,000 ($62.71)
    Regular Highways: $476,000 ($57.96)
    Sewerage: $458,000 ($55.77)
    Housing & Community Development: $376,000 ($45.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $373,000 ($45.42)
    Central Staff Services: $284,000 ($34.58)
    Financial Administration: $150,000 ($18.27)
    Health Services - Other: $66,000 ($8.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($0.73)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $4,000 ($0.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $975,000 ($118.73)

Los Altos Hills government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,327,000 ($161.59)
    All Other: $772,000 ($94.01)
    Sewerage: $608,000 ($74.04)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $470,000 ($57.23)
    Rents: $72,000 ($8.77)
    General Revenue, NEC: $47,000 ($5.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $472,000 ($57.48)
    All Other: $243,000 ($29.59)
    Highways: $159,000 ($19.36)
  • Tax - Property: $1,463,000 ($178.15)
    NEC: $1,153,000 ($140.40)
    Public Utilities: $344,000 ($41.89)
    Total General Sales: $132,000 ($16.07)

Los Altos Hills government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $100,000 ($12.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $65,000 ($7.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $35,000 ($4.26)

Los Altos Hills government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $65,000 ($7.92)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $14,015,000 ($1706.65)

5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($70,257 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
California average:

5.75%

0.40% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,896 average AGI)
Santa Clara County:

0.40%
California average:

0.21%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Alameda County, CA  0.66% ($73,219 average AGI)
from San Mateo County, CA  0.64% ($108,860)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.27% ($55,906)


6.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($81,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.20%
California average:

6.27%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,530 average AGI)
Santa Clara County:

0.19%
California average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Alameda County, CA  0.64% ($84,443 average AGI)
to San Mateo County, CA  0.51% ($105,470)
to San Francisco County, CA  0.37% ($102,801)

Strongest AM radio stations in Los Altos Hills:

  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KYCY (1550 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTCT (1050 AM; 50 kW; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SUSQUEHANNA RADIO CORP.)
  • KFAX (1100 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: GOLDEN GATE BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KSFB (1220 AM; 5 kW; PALO ALTO, CA; Owner: SCA-PALO ALTO, LLC)
  • KTRB (860 AM; 50 kW; MODESTO, CA; Owner: PAPPAS RADIO OF CALIFORNIA, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIQI (1010 AM; 35 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF SAN FRANCISCO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSJX (1500 AM; 10 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING INC)
  • KCBS (740 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KZSF (1370 AM; 5 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: CARLOS A. DUHARTE)
  • KNEW (910 AM; 20 kW; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Los Altos Hills:

  • KFJC (89.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: FOOTHILL-DE ANZA COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFFG (97.7 FM; LOS ALTOS, CA; Owner: KFFG LICO, INC.)
  • KBAA (94.5 FM; GILROY, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KKUP (91.5 FM; CUPERTINO, CA; Owner: ASSURANCE SCIENCES FOUNDATION)
  • KBRG (100.3 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZBR-FM2 (95.7 FM; LIVERMORE, ETC., CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KTEE (93.7 FM; FELTON, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KKSF-FM1 (103.7 FM; PLEASANTON, ETC., CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFRC-FM3 (99.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: INFINITY KFRC-FM, INC.)
  • KZBR-FM1 (95.7 FM; WALNUT CREEK, CA; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBLX-FM2 (102.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS -CA, INC.)
  • KSOL-FM3 (98.9 FM; PLEASANTON, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KISQ-FM3 (98.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KUFX (98.5 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRTY (95.3 FM; LOS GATOS, CA; Owner: KRTY, LTD.)
  • KMEL-FM1 (106.1 FM; CONCORD, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • K238AC (95.5 FM; SALIDA, CA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K216AX (91.1 FM; LAUREL, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYLD (94.9 FM; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Los Altos Hills:

  • KQED (Channel 9; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KQED, INC.)
  • KBIT-CA (Channel 28; SAN FRANCISCO, ETC., CA; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICU-TV (Channel 36; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGO-TV (Channel 7; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPIX-TV (Channel 5; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KTVU (Channel 2; OAKLAND, CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTEH (Channel 54; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • KDTV (Channel 14; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KDTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KSTS (Channel 48; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRON-TV (Channel 4; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: YOUNG BROADCASTING OF SAN FRANCISCO, INC.)
  • KMTP-TV (Channel 32; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: MINORITY TELEVISION PROJECT)
  • KBHK-TV (Channel 44; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF SAN FRANCISCO INC.)
  • KCSM-TV (Channel 60; SAN MATEO, CA; Owner: SAN MATEO COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KBWB (Channel 20; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KBWB LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFSF (Channel 66; VALLEJO, CA; Owner: TELEFUTURA SAN FRANCISCO LLC)
  • KCNS (Channel 38; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: WRAY, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Los Altos Hills, California:
  • Fatal accident count: 24
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 33
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 11
  • Fatalities: 26
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 50
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
California average:
  • Fatal accident count: 208
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 310
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 81
  • Fatalities: 223
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 541
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 42

See more detailed statistics of Los Altos Hills fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 24
Total length: 69 meters (226ft)
Total average daily traffic: 800,510
Total average daily truck traffic: 16,911

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1960-1969: 20
  • 1970-1979: 2
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Los Altos Hills, CA



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$037$1,048,195190$717,6166$345,4028$588,111
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$627,2102$685,89019$687,4540$01$591,710
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$862,44043$1,107,9933$822,2330$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$948,19633$750,2492$388,4401$233,660
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$848,07010$707,1061$294,6900$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5117.01 , 5117.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2001
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$139,110
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5117.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 34
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Los Altos Hills


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Los Altos Hills, CA

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