Cupertino is a city in Santa Clara California just west of San Jose on the edge of the Santa Clara Valley. Is the 11th wealthiest city in the United States and home to about 60,000 residents. Forbes has ranked Cupertino is one of the most educated small towns in the US and it is known for the corporate headquarters of Apple Inc.
Cupertino consists of a variety of neighborhoods and subdivisions developed since 1960. Two of the newest parts of Cupertino are among its oldest housing tracts of Monta Vista and Rancho Rinconada developed outside the city's boundaries in the 1950s. Over the last 50 years, other areas have been annexed and developed including Seven Springs, Rancho San Antonio Park and Oak Valley. There are several markets and shops but Cupertino does not have a traditional downtown commercial area. It is however known as the "heart" of Silicon Valley with minicomputer companies founded here and in the surrounding areas. Apple Inc. is its top employer with the Cupertino Union School District following drastically behind. Within the school district are 19 elementary schools, five middle schools and four high schools. All of which have excellent API scores and high rankings of some of the best in the state. There are two community colleges, several public libraries and weekend schools also available in Cupertino.
There are a variety of places of interest including a shopping mall with a farmers market on the weekends, several farms with naturally growing organic fruits, vegetables and free range chickens and the Rancho San Antonio recreational area, popular with hikers and bikers.
Condominium prices for Cupertino start at about $1 million however you may be able to find some smaller townhouses for less than $900,000 on occasion. Properties on average range from $900,000 to $4.5 million with several high-end luxury properties and foreclosures and short sales skewing the average on the other end. At the Condo Showroom we will list all condominiums and townhouses for sale throughout Cupertino and if at any time you would like to know more about a particular condo or property please contact our agent at any time.