In beautiful Santa Clara County, you will find a remarkable census-designated place known as San Martin, California. San Martin was named after Saint Martin of Tours, the patron saint of the pioneer who built the first Catholic church in the area. Since 2004 San Martin has been considering incorporation but as of 2010 no official action had been taken. Home to approximately 7,100 residents, San Martin is a large producer of wine, table mushrooms and garlic. San Martin is also home to the San Martin Airport, previously known as the South County Airport, and the neighboring Wing of History aviation museum.
In addition to a rich history and wonderful attractions and amenities, San Martin also boasts wonderful weather. Its warm Mediterranean climate provides an average high summer temperature of 90 degrees Fahrenheit and an average low winter temperature of 33 degrees Fahrenheit. Residents of San Martin also enjoy easy access to major thoroughfares which translate to easy travel and quick commutes. U.S. Route 101 runs adjacent to San Martin, and a Caltrain commuter rail station and Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority buses provide public transportation options.
Composed of 11.6 square miles, San Martin also has a great location thirty miles south of San Jose, fifteen miles inland from the Pacific Coast, and seven miles north of Gilroy. Nestled in a four-mile-wide southern extension of the Santa Clara Valley, San Martin is bounded by the Diablo Range to the east and the Santa Cruz Mountains to the west. Homes for sale in San Martin are almost exclusively single family homes of varying ages, sizes and styles. There are roughly 2,178 residences in San Martin, with a median home value around $837,750. In the 95046 zip code, San Martin has small homes with less than 1,500 square feet for under $100,000, and large homes with more than 6,500 square feet for around $3 million. That said, the cost of San Martin homes varies depending upon the property’s age, size, location and special features, and the average listing price is near $1.3 million.
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