Homes for Sale in Saratoga
The City of Saratoga is an attractive residential community with a small-town vibe. The city is located on the west side of the Santa Clara Valley, directly west of San Jose. Known for its high quality of life, excellent schools and distinctive businesses, Saratoga holds a special place in the hearts of residents and visitors alike. The Village, Saratoga’s historic downtown district, is filled to the brim with unique shops and fine dining destinations. Saratoga’s dedication to retaining its small-town feel means that smaller, locally owned shops aren’t the exception – they’re the standard. Saratoga has a vibrant art scene and a wealth of activities available to residents and visitors. Major attractions include Hakone Gardens, Villa Montalvo, and The Mountain Winery.
Neighborhoods in Saratoga include Brookview and Pride’s Crossing in the north part of the city, Blue Hills and Greenbrier in the northwest area, and Congress Springs in the southwestern corner of Saratoga. The Golden Triangle, a name invented by real estate agents, is an area bounded by Saratoga Avenue, Saratoga-Sunnyvale Road and Cox Avenue. Northeast of the Golden Triangle is a neighborhood known as Saratoga Woods, a small community located behind Prospect High School. Parker Ranch is a very affluent neighborhood west of Saratoga-Sunnyvale Road and up into the hills. Private schools in the area include Challenger School, Saint Andrew’s School, and Sacred Heart School.
As of 2013, the cities population was at 31,000.