Santa Clara, named after the Spanish Mission Santa Clara in 1777, is in the heart of the Silicon Valley. With more than 12,000 businesses calling Santa Clara home, including tech giants like Intel and Applied Materials, it’s no wonder there are a fair number of gold and silver bullion dealers here, as well.
The city’s more than 116,468 residents make it the ninth biggest in terms of population in the San Francisco Bay Area. Residents looking to invest in gold and silver should check out our list of popular bullion and coin dealers in the area.
Pacific Precious Metals
19638 Stevens Creek Blvd., Suite 270
Cupertino, CA 95014
This high-tech bullion dealer offers professional service and transparent pricing in a safe, convenient location. The owners are proud to use x-ray fluorescence (XRF) to test items bought and sold on the premises.
They post real-time prices of gold, silver, platinum, and palladium bars and coins on their website to aid buyers in purchasing bullion. Pacific Precious Metals also sells jewelry and silverware and offers jewelry and estate appraisals for insurance purposes.
A Valley Gold & Silver Exchange
368 S. Bascom Ave.
San Jose, CA 95128
This local, family owned establishment founded in 1981 specializes in the jewelry/coin exchange business. From gold, silver, and platinum bullion to diamonds, fine watches, and rings, the professionals at A Valley Gold & Silver Exchange know what they’re talking about. They even offer appraisals for estates and collections.
San Jose Coin Shop
1084 Meridian Ave.
San Jose, CA 95125
With a large collection of coins and paper money, San Jose Coin Shop offers just about anything serious collectors need for their collections. Owner Don Lynch is an authorized Professional Coin Grading Service Dealer (PCGS) and lifetime member of the American Numismatic Association.
Founded in 1958, the coin shop is an established dealer of coin and currency in the Silicon Valley. The experienced staff is known for being fair and accurate. The shop also deals in precious metals, foreign currency, and appraising for collections and estates. Stop by or call to see what’s in stock today.
Austin & Co.
1072 S. De Anza Blvd., Suite A 106
San Jose, CA 95129
Austin & Co. offers more than 30 years of experience in buying and selling jewelry and bullion in the Bay Area. Customers looking for gold, silver, and platinum American eagle and maple leaf coins need not look further than Austin & Co. The shop also sells Krugerrands, gold pesos, and 1 to 100 oz silver and gold rounds and bars.