Monte Sereno

Welcome to Monte Sereno

 blending upscale living with breathtaking natural beauty


Nestled in the serene foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Monte Sereno is a small, affluent residential community in Santa Clara County, known for its exclusive homes and tranquil environment. This quiet city, free of commercial zones, is perfect for those seeking privacy and a close-knit community feel.



What to Love


  • Secluded, luxurious residential areas
  • Peaceful, natural surroundings with stunning mountain views
  • Strong sense of community and exclusivity
  • Proximity to the amenities of larger neighboring cities like Los Gatos



Local Lifestyle - Living in Monte Sereno


Living in Monte Sereno offers a retreat-like lifestyle where residents enjoy quiet, tree-lined streets and expansive properties. The city's emphasis on preserving its natural beauty and maintaining a tranquil atmosphere makes it a coveted location for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Silicon Valley while remaining close to its conveniences. The community is tight-knit, with frequent social gatherings and a strong emphasis on family values.



Dining, Entertainment & Shopping in Monte Sereno


While Monte Sereno itself does not host commercial establishments, it benefits greatly from its proximity to the vibrant downtown Los Gatos, just minutes away. Here, residents can indulge in a variety of fine dining options, luxury boutiques, and lively entertainment venues. The nearby towns also offer everything from charming cafés to high-end restaurants and unique local shopping experiences.



Things to Do in Monte Sereno


Monte Sereno provides ample opportunities for outdoor activities and relaxation. Residents often take advantage of nearby Vasona Lake County Park for boating, fishing, and picnicking. The Los Gatos Creek Trail is perfect for hiking, biking, and enjoying the outdoors. Cultural and community events are typically just a short drive away in Los Gatos or Saratoga, offering arts, theater, and seasonal festivals that enrich the local lifestyle.






Overview for Monte Sereno, CA

3,502 people live in Monte Sereno, where the median age is 51.1 and the average individual income is $146,418. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

51.1 years

Median Age


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Monte Sereno, CA

Monte Sereno has 1,219 households, with an average household size of 2.87. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Monte Sereno do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,502 people call Monte Sereno home. The population density is 2,145.44 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

50.89 / 49.11%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group


0-9 Years


10-17 Years


18-24 Years


25-64 Years


65-74 Years


75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

Total Households


Average Household Size


Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status


Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Monte Sereno, CA

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Monte Sereno. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
School rating
Daves Avenue Elementary
K - 5th

Work With Us

A client-first mindset and an emphasis on authenticity, not only tends to those looking for something different out of the real estate industry, but has a way of producing extraordinary results for everyone involved.