Los Gatos

THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS

Los Gatos is typical of a small town (pop: 30,500, 11 sq miles) of mostly upper middle-class, demographically homogeneous: 80% white, 11% asian, 7% hispanic, 2% all other, high tech employed, who want to maintain their comfortable way of life. There are 13,000 households, 63% owner-occupied. 78% of the population is 18 or older. 18% of the population is over the age of 65, a growing percentage of the town.

Town, not City is a popular political slogan used to counter growth and prevent change of character.