Living in Monterey, CA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Monterey SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Monterey, CA Crime Report

1,255
Total Crimes
4,366.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
70.00%
Above National Average

Monterey, CA Cost Of Living

180
Monterey's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average

Monterey, California Info Snack

Monterey is a city located in Monterey County in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast. It stands at an elevation of 26 feet (8 m) above sea level, on a land area of 8.466 sq mi (21.93 km2).The 2010 census recorded a population of 27,810.
Population
28,512
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
11.2%
Median Home
$764,400
Median Income
$77,562
Median Rent
$1,711

Monterey, CA Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Monterey in California

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Map Of Monterey, CA

Population over time in Monterey

Year Population % Change
2017 28,512 -0.6%
2016 28,671 0.7%
2015 28,472 0.7%
2014 28,283 0.8%
2013 28,053 0.4%
2012 27,939 -0.8%
2011 28,168 1.1%
2010 27,861 0.1%
2009 27,827 -
Crime/100k Monterey CA USA
Violent Crime 389.6 447.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 121.8 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 205.3 266.5 246.8
Property Crime 3976.5 2380.4 2199.5
Burglary 709.7 416.2 376.0
Larceny 2988.4 1571.8 1594.6
Car Theft 278.3 392.4 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Monterey

White
65.6% (18,697)
African American
4.3% (1,233)
American Indian
0.2% (62)
Asian
7.2% (2,044)
Hawaiian
0.1% (21)
Other
0.1% (37)
Two Or More
5.8% (1,643)
Hispanic
16.7% (4,775)
Race Monterey CA USA
White 65.6% 37.5% 61.1%
African American 4.3% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 7.2% 14.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.8% 3.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.7% 38.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Monterey, California

Less than $10,000
4.5% (127,118)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (78,926)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (149,739)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.1% (231,371)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.0% (314,969)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (475,527)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (405,698)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.6% (502,820)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.8% (249,811)
$200,000 or more
11.1% (315,215)
Income Monterey CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 5.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 8.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.1% 7.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.0% 10.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 15.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 12.3% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.6% 16.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.8% 8.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 11.1% 11.0% 7.0%

Gender in Monterey

Female
48.5% (13,832)
Male
51.5% (14,680)
Gender Monterey CA USA
Female 48.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 51.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Monterey for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,140)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (855)
High School / GED
11.0% (3,136)
Some College
19.0% (5,417)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,851)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (8,268)
Master's Degree
17.0% (4,847)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,140)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (855)
Education Monterey CA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 9.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 11.0% 21.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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