The city of Sunnyvale is located about 6 miles from San Jose and 9 miles from Palo Alto at the base of the San Francisco Bay. The city has bus service from Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority and the Caltrain provides commuter rail making commuting from a Sunnyvale apartment easy. The San Jose International Airport is less than 10 miles away.
As one of the top cities that make up the Silicon Valley, you will find many large technology companies here such Yahoo, Inc., Juniper Networks, Network Appliance, Inc. and Applied Materials to name just a few. The area is also has several aerospace/defense companies such as Lockheed Martin and Honeywell. Some residents of Sunnyvale apartments work at the Onizuka Air Force Station.
There are several area colleges such as Cogswell College, Herguan University, Mission College.
Residents of Sunnyvale California apartments will find plenty of things to do in nearby San Jose. Locally, you can check out the Sunnyvale Heritage Park Museum on East Remington Drive. The Sunnyvale Community Players is a playhouse on East Remington Drive. The city also has concerts in the Park at the Ortega Park Gazebo and an Historical Museum.
You can find lots of apartments in Sunnyvale. Look near the Pavlina Plaza Shopping Center off El El Camino Real to have quick highway access and be close to shopping areas.
A post office in Sunnyvale is located at 141 South Taaffe Street. The phone number is 408-738-0257.
Average Rent in Sunnyvale, CA
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