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Los Altos Real Estate

Los Altos, California, in Santa Clara county, is 1 mile W of Mountain View, California (center to center) and 12 miles W of San Jose, California. The city benefits from easy access to the nearby cities and towns with which it shares the San Jose metropolitan area.

Juan Bautista de Anza, the famous Spanish explorer, who led a voyage in the year 1776, discovered the region of Los Altos on his way to explore the Bay of San Francisco. The city of Los Altos was incorporated in the year 1952. The credit for the earlier development of Los Altos goes to Paul Shoup, an executive of the Southern Pacific railroad. By the year 1911, there were only 50 residential homes in Los Altos and a few office buildings and stores on the Main Street. Today, Los Altos is a thriving city with beautiful residential houses and business centers.

The city of Los Altos provides various opportunities for recreation and fun. The city is dotted with scenic parks where people can enjoy various activities like picnicking, playing soccer, jogging and many more. History lovers can enjoy visiting the interesting museums in the city. The nightlife of the city is also exciting with the Friday night movies, festival of lights and various other events.

Source: https://www.citytowninfo.com/places/california/los-altos

Los Altos - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Los Altos: $3,548,200 / County Avg $1,973,200

90%

Avg Sq. Ft. in Los Altos: 2,639 / County Avg 2,064

64%

Avg Price per/ft2 in Los Altos: $1345 / County Avg $956

141%

Avg Walkscore in Los Altos: 52 / County Avg 52

50%

Avg Year Built in Los Altos: 1976 / County Avg 1977

50%

Avg Days on Website in Los Altos: 70 / County Avg 59

59%

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