Santa Barbara SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
9

Santa Barbara Photos

Rankings for Santa Barbara in California

Santa Barbara Jobs

Santa Barbara Info Snack

Santa Barbara (Spanish for "Saint Barbara") is the county seat of Santa Barbara County in the U.S. state of California. Situated on a south-facing section of coastline, the longest such section on the West Coast of the United States, the city lies between the steeply rising Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Santa Barbara's climate is often described as Mediterranean, and the city has been promoted as the "American Riviera". As of 2014, the city had an estimated population of 91,196, up from 88,410 in 2010, making it the second most populous city in the county after Santa Maria while the contiguous urban area, which includes the cities of Goleta and Carpinteria, along with the unincorporated regions of Isla Vista, Montecito, Mission Canyon, Hope Ranch, Summerland, and others, has an approximate population of 220,000. The population of the entire county in 2010 was 423,895.
Population
90,922
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
13.9%
Median Home
$888,000
Median Income
$66,916
Median Rent
$1,575

Best Places Around Santa Barbara

1

Goleta, CA
Population 30,671

2

Camarillo, CA
Population 66,630

3

Moorpark, CA
Population 35,594

4

Solvang, CA
Population 5,552

5

Thousand Oaks, CA
Population 128,623

6

Carpinteria, CA
Population 13,553

7

Isla Vista, CA
Population 27,179

8

Fillmore, CA
Population 15,391

9

Mira Monte, CA
Population 6,864

10

Oxnard, CA
Population 204,752

Map Of Santa Barbara, CA

Population over time in Santa Barbara

Year Population % Change
2016 90,922 0.6%
2015 90,401 0.8%
2014 89,669 0.7%
2013 89,062 0.6%
2012 88,572 0.4%
2011 88,192 0.4%
2010 87,859 -

Crime in Santa Barbara Per 100k

Crime Santa Barbara CA USA
Violent Crime 429.1 445.3 386.3
Murder 0.0 4.9 5.3
Robbery 88.6 139.6 102.8
Aggravated Assault 246.4 265.9 248.5
Property Crime 3307.4 2553.0 2450.7
Burglary 468.0 479.8 468.9
Larceny 2624.3 1623.0 1745.0
Car Theft 215.1 450.3 236.9

Race / Ethnicity in Santa Barbara

White
54.5% (49,591)
African American
1.4% (1,295)
American Indian
0.3% (235)
Asian
3.5% (3,141)
Hawaiian
0.0% (42)
Other
0.0% (35)
Two Or More
2.0% (1,811)
Hispanic
38.2% (34,772)
Race Santa Barbara CA USA
White 54.5% 38.4% 60.6%
African American 1.4% 5.6% 10.4%
American Indian 0.3% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 13.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.9% 2.5%
Hispanic 38.2% 38.6% 17.3%

Household Income For Santa Barbara, California

Less than $10,000
4.7% (4,273)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (4,637)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (7,000)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.1% (7,364)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.3% (12,092)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.3% (13,911)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (11,638)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (13,092)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.5% (7,728)
$200,000 or more
10.0% (9,092)
Income Santa Barbara CA USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 5.7% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 4.9% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 9.1% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.1% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.3% 11.8% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.3% 16.5% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.1% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 15.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.5% 7.3% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 10.0% 8.7% 5.7%

Gender in Santa Barbara

Female
49.8% (45,269)
Male
50.2% (45,652)
Gender Santa Barbara CA USA
Female 49.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 50.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Santa Barbara for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.6% (7,804)
9-12th Grade
6.3% (5,751)
High School / GED
13.8% (12,535)
Some College
18.9% (17,226)
Associate's Degree
6.5% (5,901)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (24,573)
Master's Degree
11.3% (10,309)
Professional Degree
4.0% (3,628)
Doctorate Degree
3.5% (3,190)
Education Santa Barbara CA USA
< 9th Grade 8.6% 9.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 6.3% 8.0% 7.4%
High School / GED 13.8% 20.6% 27.5%
Some College 18.9% 21.7% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.5% 7.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 20.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 11.3% 8.0% 8.2%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.5% 1.6% 1.3%

Articles About California

Enjoy The Snack?

About HomeSnacks

HomeSnacks is based in Durham, NC.

We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live.

We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine quality of life for places across the nation.

© Chasing Chains, LLC. All rights reserved.