Overview for Cambrian, CA

3,674 people live in Cambrian, where the median age is 45.4 and the average individual income is $97,757. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

45.4 years

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Welcome to Cambrian

Delve into the heart of West San Jose and discover Cambrian, a neighborhood that combines the joy of family-friendly living with the beauty of California's rolling landscapes. Nestled conveniently amidst the city's hustle and bustle, Cambrian enjoys a unique vantage point, offering serene views of the beautiful hills while being a part of the dynamic city life.

While Cambrian's major part is an integral area of San Jose, there's a charming fraction that remains unincorporated, known as the quaint Cambrian Park. This blend of incorporated and unincorporated regions gives Cambrian a distinctive character, bridging the metropolis's convenience with a hint of small-town charm.

What to Love

  • Expansive homes and spacious lots
  • Ideal for family-oriented living
  • Highly sought-after by homebuyers
  • Strong community 

Local Lifestyle

Living in Cambrian is a delightful blend of suburban calm and urban vibrancy. Occupying a sizable corner of San Jose, this neighborhood is one of California's most enviable residential zones. With an ambiance that leans more towards the suburbs, Cambrian is a place where homeownership is highly valued.

The neighborhood is teeming with an array of dining establishments, inviting coffee shops, and idyllic parks. The neighborhood's education system shines bright with public schools that have earned high ratings, making Cambrian an appealing choice for families and young professionals alike.

Dining and Entertainment

While Cambrian may not boast a vast array of restaurants within its borders, its proximity to Los Gatos and Campbell's downtowns presents an array of delightful dining experiences. These downtown areas house a myriad of culinary treasures offering diverse cuisine options from across the globe. Whether you're a fan of Italian, Japanese, or classic American fare, you're guaranteed to find a restaurant that tickles your palate.

The cozy and intimate ambiance of these dining establishments makes them the perfect spots for a romantic dinner or a friendly gathering. Coupled with top-notch service and a delectable menu, these downtown restaurants are a gastronomic must-visit for both residents and visitors. So, take a little detour from the beaten path and embark on a culinary adventure that promises to satiate your cravings.

Things to Do

If you're in the mood for a bit of retail therapy, take a stroll down to the local shops dotted around Cambrian. You'll find unique stores selling everything from home decor to clothing, offering the perfect opportunity to discover some local gems.

Looking to spend some quality time outdoors? Cambrian has plenty of parks for you to explore. Pack a picnic and head out with the family for a day under the California sun, or take a leisurely walk and enjoy the beautiful scenery Cambrian has to offer.

Demographics and Employment Data for Cambrian, CA

Cambrian has 1,258 households, with an average household size of 2.89. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Cambrian do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,674 people call Cambrian home. The population density is 6,021.57 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

46.43 / 53.57%

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Schools in Cambrian, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Cambrian. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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San Jose Montessori School
K - K
No rating available
St Frances Cabrini Catholic School
PreK - 8th
No rating available

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