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Milpitas is a city in Santa Clara County, in the San Jose-Sunnyvale metro area.
The community name derives from Spanish for "small field"
The latitude of Milpitas is 37.428N. The longitude is -121.905W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 16 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 63,081.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Milpitas demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Santa Clara County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, San Jose area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 95131 ZIP code.
5% of Milpitas residents report German ancestry, and 4% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Milpitas ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Milpitas was $27,823, compared with $21,587 nationally.
37% of Milpitas residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Milpitas, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,193. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,974.
Libraries in Milpitas include Milpitas Community Library ... View libraries
Santa Clara County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Milpitas political report.
The average commute time for Milpitas workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 9 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Milpitas between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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