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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Palo Alto, CA

Palo Alto (IPA: /ˌpæloʊˈæltoʊ/, from Spanish: palo: "stick" and alto: "high", i.e., "tall tree") is an affluent city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, in the San Francisco Bay Area of California, USA. It is named after a tree called El Palo Alto. The city is located at the northern end of Silicon Valley, and includes portions of Stanford University and is headquarters to a number of high-technology companies, including Hewlett-Packard. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 58,598 residents. Palo Alto, north of Oregon Expressway, is filled with older homes, including Craftsman and California Colonials, some of which date back to the 1890s but most of which were built in the first four decades of the 20th century. South of Oregon Expressway, the ho... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Santa Clara County87,857 Population (as of 2000)
California State90,581 Population (current)
26.1 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.2 Square Miles of Water$827,675 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$80,466 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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3,178 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,118,259,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
63,861 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,473,370,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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