Known as the Garlic Capital of the World, the City of Gilroy, California, boasts a great location in close proximity to Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay, the San Joaquin Valley and the San Francisco Bay Area. In addition to its annual Garlic Festival, Gilroy is also known for its quiet residential neighborhoods, beautiful golf course, award-winning parks, urban forest and outstanding recreation programs. In addition to these great features, Gilroy is also home to the Gavilan Community College and a vibrant downtown.
Situated at the crossing of State Highway 152 and U.S. Highway 101, Gilroy is located in South Santa Clara County. Home to approximately 48,800 residents, Gilroy is a charter city with weather that makes it perfect for farming and recreation. This family-friendly community is served by the Gilroy Unified School District which oversees the operation of thirteen public schools in the area. Gilroy also boasts twelve parks that range in size from ? of an acre up to 125 acres in size. Gilroy’s parks are so impressive, the city has won more park design awards from the California Park and Recreation Society than any other city in the state.
Surrounded by picturesque foothills, Gilroy is home to several well-established neighborhoods with both old and new homes, all with easy access to great schools and parks. With the perfect blend of rural and suburban amenities, Gilroy is a great place for homebuyers of all demographics. The average cost of a home in Gilroy is around $410,000, but home prices vary depending upon the properties’ ages, sizes and architectural styles. In the 95020 zip code, Gilroy has diverse real estate options that include condos, townhomes, mobile homes, floating homes, multi-family and single family homes for sale. Single family homes make up most of Gilroy’s real estate market with some homes costing as much as $4.4 million. However, the average listing price for a single family home in Gilroy is $899,900, compared to multi-family homes of which there are far fewer and have an average listing price around $950,000. Condos and townhouses in Gilroy can cost as much as $515,000 but have an average listing price around $384,400, while the least expensive real estate option in Gilroy is a mobile or floating home with an average listing price of just $154,500.
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