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Saratoga is a city in Santa Clara County, California, USA. It is located on the west side of the Santa Clara Valley, directly west of San Jose, in the San Francisco Bay Area. The population was 29,843 at the 2000 census.

Saratoga is an upper-class bedroom community in the southwestern corner of the Santa Clara Valley. Saratoga also has many antique shops, French restaurants, and European-themed bakeries. Well-known vineyards in the Saratoga foothills include the Garrod Estate Vineyards and the Mountain Vineyard, both of which were founded in the 1800s.

In July of 2005, CNN/Money and Money magazine named Saratoga the twenty sixth-best place to live in the United States. In 2007, the median home price in Saratoga was USD$1.42 million. Saratoga's zip code (95070) is listed on the Forbes list as the 32nd most expensive zip code in 2007, the 25th most pricey town in Money magazine for 2007, and the 17th highest median household income by Money in 2007.

Saratoga is located at 37°16'21 N, 122°1'10 W (37.272443, -122.019538). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.1 square miles (31.4 kmē), all of it land. Within its borders, Saratoga includes lush redwood forests, foothills suitable for wine grapes and sunny valley floor once covered with prune and apricot orchards, now with suburban homes, schools and churches.

Neighborhoods in Saratoga include Brookview in the northeastern part of the city, Blue Hills in the northwest area, and Congress Springs in the southwestern corner of Saratoga. The Golden Triangle, a name invented by real estate agents, is an area bounded by Saratoga Avenue, Saratoga-Sunnyvale Road and Cox Avenue. The Golden Triangle consists mostly of affordable (1 to 2.9 million dollars) three-bedroom ranch homes gradually being replaced by Mediterranean custom designs. The golden triangle is otherwise known as "Saratoga Woods" a small community located behind Prospect High School. Bellgrove Circle is a popular neighborhood located next to highway 85. The land of Bellgrove Circle, once used as a vineyard, was previously owned by Paul Masson.


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