Asked by: Violeta Boria
asked in category: General Last Updated: 28th April, 2020

How safe is South San Jose?

Every town has its share of freaks but, to make a general statement, San Jose is a very safe city. There are small pockets of South SJ that could be considered less-than-100%-safe. As in any city, there are drugs, drug dealers, and the gangs that traffic them.

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Also, is San Jose safe at night?

San Jose is no different than many other cities in terms of overall safety. During the day, the majority of areas are safe, although a few are best avoided. At night, take a few more precautions, but most neighborhoods are still fine.

Secondly, is San Jose a safe area? San Jose, California. Of the three largest cities in the Bay Area, San Jose rates as the safest by a fairly wide margin. Both Oakland and San Francisco have violent crime rates well above the rate in San Jose. Both also have higher rates of drug use.

Beside above, what is considered South San Jose?

Generally called the "South Side” by residents, South San Jose can best be described as suburban sprawl with a scenic background of rolling hills. South San Jose can be broken down into seven different neighborhoods: Almaden, Blossom Valley, Coyote Valley, Edenvale, Santa Teresa, Seven Trees, and Silver Creek Valley.

What are the bad parts of San Jose?

Here are the 10 worst neighborhoods in San Jose according to data:

  • Buena Vista.
  • Fairgrounds.
  • East San Jose.
  • North San Jose.
  • Downtown.
  • Alum Rock-East Foothills.
  • Burbank.
  • Edenvale-Seven Trees.

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