Monterey County

Monterey, CA: What you need to know

A scenic California coastal city near beautiful Monterey Bay is Monterey, a community with excellent views of the Pacific Ocean and Santa Lucia Mountains. Tourists by the tens of thousands visit each year during all 12 months, and attractions include museums, restaurants and long-running festivals such as the famed Monterey Jazz Festival. The quality of life for residents is accentuated by highly successful schools and good healthcare.


Monterey, CA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 28,283
Median Age 37
Median Household Income $66,166
Median Home Price $628,500

Monterey, CA Demographics

Median Population in Monterey , CA

Median Age 37.1%
Age 18 Over 83.8%
Age 21 Over 79.3%
Age 62 Over 21.3%
Age 65 Over 17.5%

Race in Monterey , CA

  Ethnicity White 78.8%
  Ethnicity Black 3.6%
  Ethnicity Asian 7.8%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 17.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 3.9%

Population By Gender in Monterey , CA

  Male 51.8%
  Female 48.2%

Language in Monterey , CA

  English Only 75%
  English Other 25%

Economics in Monterey , CA

  Median Household Income $66,166
  Median Home Price $628,500
  Homes Owned 65.6%
  Homes Rent 34.4%
  Median Property Rent $1,460

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Commute Types in Monterey , CA

  Walked 11.4%
  Worked at Home 5.7%
  Public Transportation 5.6%
  Other Means 4.2%
  Drove Alone 60.2%
  Carpooled 12.9%

Total Employed Armed Forces: 2,801
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