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high-tech regionsThe following areas with a high concentration of computer, electronics or Internet companies have been given their own nicknames. The premier location in the world is Silicon Valley in California, south of San Francisco. See also high-tech people.
Name Location Silicon Valley Northern California Silicon Beach Southern California Silicon Alley New York City Nerd Street Philadelphia Silicon Forest Northern Oregon Silicon Prairie Austin, Texas Silicon Desert Phoenix, Arizona Silicon Slopes Salt Lake City, Utah Silliwood Hollywood Silicon Glen Scotland Silicon Wadi Israel Bit Valley Tokyo
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