Source: KQED News
An updated tally of U.S. home prices finds that 38 of the 100 most expensive ZIP codes in the nation are in the nine-county region that makes up Silicon Valley, according to a real estate research firm.
PropertyShark.com says ZIP code 94027, in the Silicon Valley suburb of Atherton, is the Bay Area’s most expensive based on 2016 sales prices. That puts Atherton at No. 2 in the entire country with a median property price of $5.425 million.
The top area on the national list, 11962, is Sagaponack, New York, in Long Island’s wealthy Hamptons, with a 2016 median sales price of $5.5 million.