Los Gatos, California

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Zoning for Los Gatos, CA

Largest Zones in Los Gatos, CA


    The Zoning Map for the City of Los Gatos in CA divides the city’s real estate into zones differentiated according to land use and building regulations.

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    What is the Land Use Allocation in Los Gatos, CA?

    The following table illustrates how land is allocated for various uses within the Los Gatos, CA as defined by city ordinances.

    Permitted Use TypePermitted Use Sub TypePercentageArea(sq. m)
    Professional services3.92%444.16
    Eating and drinking establishments5.72%648.19
    Restricted retail2.76%313.17
    General retail7.13%808.28
    Personal services57%6460.45
    Schools and universities95.44%10816.34
    Public, quasi-public, and government97.04%10997.92
    Transportation facilities and infrastructure96.74%10963.44
    Communal housing94.94%10759.41
    Two family dwelling12.76%1445.78
    Multi family dwelling4.35%492.56
    Multi family dwelling mixed use5.83%661.18
    Dwellings (unspecified)0.5%56.92
    Mobile home park4.65%527.04
    Single family dwelling89.61%10155.16
    Non-retail sales0.93%105.13
    Automobile related uses4.42%501.09
    Professional office5.72%648.19
    Mills, plants, and other processing facilities97.04%10997.92
    Storage and warehouses36.37%4121.74
    Hazardous materials handling or processing1.3%147.1
    Parking garage or lot34.57%3917.71
    Agricultural and hunting87.07%9867.86
    Temporary uses96.74%10963.44
    Utility structures96.74%10963.44

    What is Zoning Code?

    Zoning codes have shaped major U.S. cities for over a century, serving as the backbone of urban development by defining the permissible land uses and activities within neighborhoods. Zoning regulations enable cities to exercise control over the use and development of land, establishing clear guidelines for commercial, industrial, residential, and agricultural purposes. Essentially, zoning determines the possibilities and limitations for construction on a property.

    How does Zoning Impact Real Estate Values?

    Zoning plays a pivotal role in the entire lifecycle of a home and significantly influences various stages. Extensive research conducted by Zillow has underscored the importance of zoning regulations, showing their impact on home values. According to Zillow Research, housing markets with stricter land use regulations experienced the highest growth in home values. In fact, the most restrictive metropolitan areas witnessed an average appreciation of 23.4%, more than double that of the least restrictive metros. It's worth noting that zoning regulations are determined locally, and different cities may have varying degrees of restrictiveness. Furthermore, even within a city's zoning system, individual zones can vary in their level of restrictions, including different types of single-family zones. Zoneomics offers the most detailed coverage of zoning data, providing valuable insights for you to integrate and grow your database. These insights encompass permitted land uses, re-zonings, variances, density controls, built form controls, envelopes, housing supply data, employment generation, underutilized parcels, short-term rental permissibility, as well as information on proponents and developers. With Zoneomics, you gain access to an extensive array of zoning-related information to enhance your understanding and decision-making.