Milpitas is a city in Santa Clara County, California. It is located between San Jose to its south and Fremont to its north, at the eastern end of Highway 237. It is generally considered to be where the South Bay meets the East Bay. The corporate headquarters of PalmOne, LSI Logic, Solectron and Adaptec are located there.
The city's name, Milpitas, is a Nahuatl-derived dimunitive Spanish word for "little cornfields," reflecting the farming background of the area. The name was orginally given to a rancho, but the name was later applied to the entire area.Web Sites and Links
City of MilpitasOfficial site with city council, police and information.
Go MilpitasPortal to sites of interest to visitors and residents. Includes articles, news, and events calendar.
Milpitas, California USAA look at life, politics and culture in Milpitas, California USA as seen through the eyes of editor and publisher, Ed Riffle. Guest columnist, Gad Fly, and political satire artist, Ja Foo, add their perpectives.