Milpitas is a city in the U.S. state of California, in the San Francisco Bay area. It is situated in Santa Clara County, and bordered by San Jose, Fremont, State Route 237, and Interstates 680 and 880. Milpitas is on the extreme northeast section of the South Bay region.
As part of the Silicon Valley, Milpitas is home to the corporate headquarters of many technological companies. Some of the prominent brands that are based in the city include Maxtor, LSI Corporation, Flextronics, Adaptec, Intersil, Cisco Systems, JDSU, KLA-Tencor, and SanDisk. There are locations for executive suites near Milpitas.
Entertainment And Dining Out
In Milpitas you will find the largest enclosed shopping mall in the Bay Area. Known as the Great Mall, this outlet shopping center features 200 stores with major retailers such as Home Depot, Off 5th - Saks Fifth Avenue Outlet, Marshalls, Dave & Buster’s, Sears Appliance Outlet, and a Last Call Neiman Marcus clearance center. There is also Kohl’s, and a Century Theatres multiplex cinema with 20 screens. Dining options in Milpitas include Banana Leaf Restaurant, Naan-n-Masala, Liou’s House, Sen Dai Sushi, Loving Hut, So Gong Dong Tofu House, and Giorgio’s Italian Food & Pizzeria.
The nearest major airport to Milpitas is San Jose International Airport. This airport has international and domestic flights from San Jose, and is located 7 miles from the city center. Another major airport in the area is Oakland International Airport, which is within 30 miles of Milpitas. Milpitas is served by light rail and local buses. The Altamont Commuter Express also provides high-speed train service towards Milpitas. This express is connected to Milpitas via shuttle bus service.