Santa Clara County, CA Public Records
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Handles criminal matters for San Jose, Milpitas, Los Gatos, Saratoga, Monte Sereno, and Santa Clara. Terraine Courthouse Drug Court, 115 Terraine St (408-491-4700), records also here.
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Handles cases for San Jose, Milpitas, Santa Clara, Los Gatos, Campbell, Morgan Hill and Palo Alto areas.
P: 408-695-5000, 408-882-2777
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Jurisdiction includes Gilroy, Morgan Hill, San Martin & surrounding unincorporated areas. Effective10/4/14 Traffic-Civil-Small Claims at South County Courthouse closed, 01/19/16 Family Unit closed (contact-170 Park Ave, San Jose, CA 95113, 408-534-5600)..
The court moved into this building on August 15, 2016.
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Handles criminal matters for Cupertino, Mountain View, Palo Alto, and Sunnyvale. Effective October 6, 2014, the Traffic and Small Claims units at the Palo Alto Courthouse were closed.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Effective October 6, 2014, the traffic units at the Palo Alto and South County Courthouses were closed and all traffic cases are now heard and processed at this location.
Santa Clara County, CA Vital Records
Contact the Santa Clara County Office of the County Clerk/Recorder if you would like to find vital records, such as birth, death, marriage, divorce, and real estate records.
70 W Hedding St, 1st Fl
County Gov't Ctr, East Wing
San Jose, CA 95110 https://www.sccgov.org/sites/rec/Page
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Santa Clara County Vital Certificates
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Santa Clara County Information
Located south of the San Francisco Bay, Santa Clara is the most densely populated county in the Bay Area. San Jose serves as the county seat and is the third largest city in California. Much of the area's population is due to the huge technology sector that has made this county home. Though the area originally developed under an agricultural economy, it has been transformed into one of world's largest centers for technology development. In fact, the Santa Clara Valley is better known as Silicon Valley and serves as headquarters to many of the world's tech giants, such as Google, Yahoo, Apple, eBay, Hewlett Packard, Intel, and others.
If you're in Santa Clara County, you'll notice immediately the impact these corporations have on the area. With companies like these basing in the county, one can imagine the positive economic effects. As a result, the County, San Jose in particular, is known for its fine dining and superb shopping. There are many trendy bistros and upscale boutiques for residents and visitors to enjoy, but if you're looking for something a little more laid back, you'll find that, too. For outdoor activities to partake in, you will find more than 15 golf courses and over 150 gardens and parks! And, of course with it being in California, there are also vineyards where you can enjoy wine-tasting and more. Santa Clara County is a place where natural beauty meets fast-paced technology - a great place to call home or visit!
Santa Clara County Population Records
- Females: 48.9%
- White: 61.6%
- Black/African American: 2.9%
- Asian: 31.7%
- Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.4%
- Hispanic or Latino Origin: 26.3%
- White, Not Hispanic: 37.2%
Santa Clara County Records
- Total: $102,999,770
- Construction: $4,061,774
- Retail Trade: $4,730,717
- Professional and Technical Services: $18,475,954
- Healthcare: $5,840,076
- Banking: $3,240,801
- Retail Trade: $4,730,717
- Accommodations and Food Services: $1,707,764
- Manufacturing: $28,662,707
- Farms: $97,521
- Government: $7,426,041
Santa Clara County Birth, Death Records
- Per 1,000 population: 15.9
- Per 1,000 population: 5.1
- Per 1,000 population: 3.8
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Santa Clara County Criminal Records
- Murder and non-negligent manslaughter: 50
- Forcible rape: 352
- Robbery: 1,698
- Aggravated Assault: 3,352
- Burglary: 6,820
- Larceny-Theft: 28,347
- Motor Vehicle Theft: 7,274