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A Taste of San Jose, California

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SAN JOSE?

  1. San Jose is the third-largest city in California and the tenth-largest in the United States. According to the U.S. census bureau the population was 964,695.

  2. On April 3, 1979, the San Jose City Council adopted San José, with the diacritical mark on the "e", as the spelling of the city name on the city seal, official stationery, office titles and department names.

  3. San Jose has 300+ days of sunshine annually. Although San Jose lies inland and does not front the Pacific Ocean like San Francisco, it is surrounded on three sides by mountains.

  4. The large concentration of high-technology engineering, computer, and microprocessor companies around San Jose has led the area to be known as Silicon Valley. As the largest city in the valley, San Jose has billed itself "the capital of Silicon Valley."

  5. The HP Pavilion at San Jose is one of the most active venues for events in the world.

Radio Stations
KOHL 89.3 FM Fremont, CA Top-40
KSJS 90.5 FM San Jose, CA Variety
KAIS 90.7 FM Tracy, CA Christian Contemporary
KCSM 91.1 FM San Mateo, CA Jazz
KKUP 91.5 FM Cupertino, CA Variety
K220BV (KLVM) 91.9 FM San Jose, Christian Contemporary
KYLD 94.9 FM San Francisco, CA Hip Hop
KBWF 95.7 FM San Francisco, CA Sports
KMVQ 99.7 FM San Francisco, CA Top-40
KDON 102.5 FM Salinas, CA Hip Hop
KMEL 106.1 FM San Francisco, CA Hip Hop
KTRB 860 AM San Francisco, CA Sports

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Demographics of San Jose, California

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

31.07%

3.02%

0.05%

30.07%

35.03%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from San Jose, California

     
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Businesses in San Jose, California


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Krazy Komb -  Category: Black Hair Care -  We specialize in hair replacement from weaves to wigs. Helping women and men suffering from hair loss due to aging alopecia, cancer, and skin burns. Call for an appointment and we'll be more than happy to assist you   - 4274 Senter Rd. San Jose, CA (408) 629-2515

  2. Kuttin Up - 2094 Lincoln Ave - San Jose, CA 95125 (408) 267-7277

  3. Nefertiti Beauty Supply -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -   294 N. Capitol Ave. San Jose, CA 95127 (408) 259-9656

  4. Nefertiti Beauty Supply and Salon -  Category: Black Beauty Supply -   5885 Santa Teresa Blvd. San Jose, CA 95123 (408) 629-2007

  5. Phat Efx - 5302 Monterey Hwy - San Jose, CA 95111 (408) 9225-8190

  6. Strictly Styles - 357 Northlake Dr. - San Jose, CA 95117 (408) 977-0854   - (visit website)

  7. The Hook-Up Beauty Salon - 3750 McKee Rd, Ste D - San Jose, CA 95127 (408) 251-7051

  8. Violet J Spa & Wellness -  Category: Black Spa -   1345 Lincoln Avenue San Jose, CA (408) 297-4899

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Arthur L Grisham Consulti -  Category: Legal/Financial -   P O Box 21738 San Jose, CA 95151-1738 (408) 270-2707

  2. Exodus Newsmagazine -  Category: African American Newspaper -   1009 E. Capitol Expwy. #323; San Jose, CA 95121 (408) 654-8908

  3. Gozi Samuel Oburota CPA Corp -  Category: Legal/Financial -   P O Box 2259 San Jose, CA 95109-2259 (408) 278-9090

  4. Integrated Management Services -  Category: Legal/Financial -   P O Box 610398 San Jose, CA 95161-0398 (408) 274-3856

  5. Village Counseling & Assessment -  Category: African American Therapists -   Mary Foston-English, M.A. Katherine Watson, MSW - San Jose, CA 95128 (408) 241-2656

  6. 100 Black Men of Silicon Valley, Inc. -  Category: Community Service -   President: Mr. Ronald Brown 1101 S. Winchester Blvd, Ste H-189 San Jose, Ca 95128

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RECREATION

  1. Par-Links -  Category: Black Golf Clubs -   370 River View Dr. San Jose, CA 95111 (408) 629-9553

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Gumbo Jumbo - 80 N Market St - San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 294-8626 - (visit website)

  2. Jus Like Ya' Mama's Soul Food/Catering - 916 Meridian Ave - San Jose, CA 95126 (408) 298-7685

  3. Poor House Bistro - 91 S Autumn St - San Jose, CA 95110 (408) 292-5837 - (visit website)

  4. Rehoboth Ethiopian Cafe & Restaurant - 655 N 6th St - San Jose, CA 95112 (408) 947-1717 - (visit website)

  5. Roux Louisiana Kitchen -  Category: Southern Cooking, Creole, Cajun -   3055 Olin Ave., San Jose, California (408) 249-8000   - (visit website)

  6. Texas Smokehouse BBQ - 1091 S Capitol Ave - San Jose, CA 95127 (408) 926-2829 - (reviews)

  7. The Boiling Crab - 1631 E Capitol Expressway #101 - San Jose, CA 95121 (408) 532-6147 - (visit website)

  8. The Ebony Pearl Soul Food Kitchen - 803 Lincoln Ave - San Jose, CA 95126 (408) 854-3432

  9. Zeni Ethiopian Restaurant - 1320 Saratoga Ave - San Jose, CA 95129 (408) 615-8282 - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


Nicolas Bearde ~ Annual Comcast San Jose Jazz Festival.

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CHURCHES



  1. Antioch Baptist Church San Jose, CA 268 E. Julian St., San Jose Ca. 95122 (408) 295-0066

  2. Emmanuel Baptist Church - 467 North White Road - San Jose Ca. 95127 (408) 390-8300 - (visit website)

  3. First Ame Zion Church - 95 South 20th Street - San Jose Ca. (408) 288-6690 - (visit website)

  4. Friendship COGIC - 1654 East San Antonio Street - San Jose Ca. 95116 (408) 258-5445

  5. Lighthouse Community Church of God in Christ - 1205 Pine Avenue - San Jose Ca. 95125 (408) 238-0726

  6. Maranatha Christian Center - 1811 South 7th Street - San Jose Ca. 95112 (408) 280-7729 - (visit website)

  7. New Mission Church of God In Christ - 3098 Florence Avenue - San Jose Ca. 95127 (408) 259-1008

  8. Pilgrim Church of God in Christ - 1452 Whitton Avenue - San Jose Ca. 95116 (408) 287-2365

  9. Prayer Garden Church of God in Christ - 651 North Sixth Street - San Jose Ca. 95112 (408) 294-5132 - (visit website)

  10. St. James AMEC - 1916 East San Antonio Street - San Jose Ca. (408) 251-1588 - (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Agenda Lounge - 399 South First Street, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 287-3991   - (visit website)

  2. Ambassador's Lounge - 175 North San Pedro Street, San Jose, CA 95110 (408) 298-2529   - (visit website)

  3. Club Glo - 396 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95106 (408) 995-6414   - (visit website)

  4. ComedySportz - 288 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 985-5233   - (visit website)

  5. Dive Bar - 78 E. Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 288-5252   - (visit website)

  6. Fahrenheit Ultra Lounge & Restaurant - 99 E San Fernando St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 998-9998   - (visit website)

  7. Freddie J's Bar & Lounge - 97 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 892-8109   - (visit website)

  8. Improv Comedy Club - 62 South 2nd Street, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 280-7475   - (visit website)

  9. Mission Ale House - 97 E Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 292-4058

  10. Smoke Tiki Lounge - 152 Post St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 292-4266

  11. The Temple Bar and Lounge - 52 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 288-8518   - (visit website)

  12. Vault Ultra Lounge - 81 West Santa Clara Street, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 298-1112   - (visit website)

  13. Voodoo Lounge - 14 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113 (408) 286-8636   - (visit website)

  14. WET Nightclub - 396 S First Street, San Jose, CA   - (visit website)

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Annual Comcast Jazz Festival - Phone (408) 288-7557 - August   - (visit website)

    Performances at seven stage venues, master classes, jam sessions, Jazz After Dark, films, Jazz Masses, and more at the Plaza de Cesar Chavez.


  2. San Jose Juneteenth Festival - Location: Caesar Chavez Park - Downtown San Jose   - (visit website)

    Celebrating the Soul of San Jose.
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