For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.2 males. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.0%; the rental vacancy rate was 4.5%. Los Gatos rarely gets a hard frost. In the early 20th century, the town became a thriving agricultural town with apricots, grapes and prunes being grown in the area. Along with much of the Santa Clara Valley, Los Gatos became a suburban community for San Jose beginning in the 1950s, and the town was mostly built-out by the 1980s. Los Gatos gets the slight winter chill that is needed to grow grapes and have vineyards. Los Gatos High School in Los Gatos, California serves 2,061 students in grades 9-12. Los Gatos is surrounded by several mountain bike trails. Although the town has generally a quiet setting, its principal noise generators are State Route 17 and Los Gatos Boulevard. had From downtown, El Sereno mountain stands to the southwest; El Sombroso stands to the southeast. The area code for zip code 95032 is 408. There were 13,050 housing units at an average density of 1,169.4 per square mile (451.5/km2), of which 7,778 (63.0%) were owner-occupied, and 4,577 (37.0%) were occupied by renters. [30] Males had a median income of $89,420 versus $57,596 for females. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.0 males. California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. As of the census[29] of 2000, there were 28,592 people, 11,988 households, and 7,300 families residing in the town. Daytime high temperatures very rarely stay below 50 °F (10 °C). amounts of oil were discovered in streams, springs, and water Vasona Park, a county park, and neighboring Oak Meadow Park, which belongs to the town, are located in what is roughly the geographic middle of the town, bordered on the south by Blossom Hill Road, on the east by Highway 17, on the west by University Avenue, and reaching at the north end not quite all the way to Lark Avenue. Per capita personal health care spending in California was $7,549 in 2014. Los Gatos is a city located in California. The record high temperature was 114 °F (46 °C) on June 14, 1961, and the record low temperature was 16 °F (−9 °C) on December 22, 1990. 11.1 square miles (29 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (0.71%) is water. Gatos Boulevard) in the Santa Clara Valley flatlands, about 3 km northeast of the Los Gatos Post Office. The town was incorporated in 1887 and remained an important town for the logging industry in the Santa Cruz Mountains until the end of the 19th century. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions. Los Altos is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually but its population has increased by 4.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,976 in 2010. Downtown Los Gatos, the area on and around Santa Cruz Avenue and Main Street, is located in the southwest quadrant of town. With a 2020 population of 30,516, it is the 241st largest city in California and the 1270th largest city in the United States. The Los Gatos Public Library is operated by the Town of Los Gatos and is not part of the Santa Clara County Library system. In the California State Legislature, Los Gatos is in the 15th Senate District, represented by Democrat Jim Beall, and in the 28th Assembly District, represented by Democrat Evan Low. January's average high is 63 °F (17 °C) and the low is 43 °F (6 °C) while July's average high is 86 °F (30 °C) and low is 57 °F (14 °C). The median age was 41 years. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 11.2 square miles (29 km2). Though the official total area of the town is 11.2 square miles, approximately 100 square miles of the surrounding Los Gatos Mountains (within the Santa Cruz Mountains range) has a Los Gatos address and uses the 95033 ZIP code (primarily) for U.S. Alternate Unofficial Names for Los Gatos: Forbes Mill, Forbestown. Rail transport played a large role in Los Gatos's historical development, but the city, as of 2020, has no regular passenger train service of any sort. The mill's two-story stone storage annex has been preserved as a museum just off of Main Street.