San Jose Tourism

Visit San Jose - Best of San Jose

San Jose has become an increasingly popular destination with business people and tourists alike. With so much to do, all that innovation, a diverse culture, friendly people and everything so accessible, it's no wonder San Jose is fast becoming Central USA's hottest tourist destination. Each one of you should visit San Jose at least once and experience all that it has to offer considering the best time to visit San Jose.

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Facts and Stats for San Jose*

  • Pollution Statistics in San Jose

    Know the pollution level of San Jose before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 42.97 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 61.11 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 53.7 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 31.48 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 40.74 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 40 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.22 (Moderate)
  • San Jose: Crime and Safety

    How safe is San Jose for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in San Jose.

    • Burglary and Theft 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.45 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.95 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 29.73 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.78 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.5 (Low)
    • Drug offense 56.08 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 78.29 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.03 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.29 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60.14 (High)
  • Living in San Jose - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of San Jose is 185.01 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 53.39 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.02 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 50.33 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.58 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 81.27 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.1 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.8 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 154.94 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in San Jose

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in San Jose

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.33 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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