Morgan Hill is located in southern Santa Clara County, approximately 12 miles south of San Jose, 10 miles north of Gilroy, and 15 miles inland from the Pacific Coast. The valley is approximately 4 miles wide and is surrounded by the Santa Cruz mountain range to the west, and the Diablo mountain range to the east. Parks and open spaces abound, making Morgan Hill one of the last communities in the region with a charming, small town atmosphere. With a population of 44,000, a median household income over $90,000 and 25% of the population holding a Bachelor's Degree or higher, Morgan Hill is a natural setting for business.
Morgan Hill’s superb quality of life, abundant open space, world class recreation facilities, burgeoning restaurant scene, innovative businesses, wonderful wineries, and an unwavering
community spirit make it a prime destination for families looking to escape the hustle & bustle farther north, considering it is still a short commute away from the heart of Silicon Valley. Every year, more and more people move south to Morgan Hill to take advantage of all it has to offer.
One of the most exciting features of Morgan Hill is it's amazing downtown area. Funded by $25 million in infrastructure bonds and local park development funds, the Downtown Placemaking Investment Strategy is transforming downtown into a thriving neighborhood that offers a diversity of housing opportunities, a variety of commercial and retail services, and boasts healthy living with pedestrian friendly streetscapes, a welcoming atmosphere, and tourist amenities. Choose from over two dozen downtown restaurants, each offering a complete fine dining menu that incorporates locally sourced ingredients and spot-on wine pairings.
If you live an active lifestyle, you will love Morgan Hill. It boasts 19 parks, 6 lakes, plus incredible hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding options. It's 38-acre outdoor sports center accomodates 25 fields for soccer, lacrosse, rugby, field hockey, and ultimate frisbee. The aquatics center is an olympic caliber facility with competition, instruction, and recreation pools. The 54,000 square-foot Centennial Recreation Center includes an indoor pool, fully equipped fitness center, and group fitness classes including aerobics, yoga, pilates, and group cycling.
Morgan Hill Average Home Sales Price
2000 - Present