Monterey, CA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Monterey, California Info Snack

Population
28,575
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
11.5%
Median Home
$813,600
Median Income
$80,908
Median Rent
$1,855

Monterey SnackAbility

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

Monterey, CA Crime Report

999
Total Crimes
3,541.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
50.96%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Monterey
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 999 3,541.4 2,581.0 2,346.0
Violent Crime 96 340.3 442.0 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 22 78.0 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 59 209.2 288.7 279.7
Property Crime 903 3,201.1 2,138.9 1,958.2
Burglary 130 460.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 706 2,502.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 67 237.5 427.6 246.0

Monterey, CA Cost Of Living

180
Monterey's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Monterey California National Average
Overall 180 140 100
Services 120 112 100
Groceries 132 113 100
Health 122 115 100
Housing 299 198 100
Transportation 143 134 100
Utilities 137 126 100

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Rankings for Monterey in California

Map Of Monterey, CA

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Population over time in Monterey

Year Population % Change
2020 28,575 0.2%
2019 28,512 -0.6%
2018 28,671 0.7%
2017 28,472 0.7%
2016 28,283 0.8%
2015 28,053 0.4%
2014 27,939 -0.8%
2013 28,168 1.1%
2012 27,861 0.1%
2011 27,827 -

Race / Ethnicity in Monterey

White
67.7% (19,346)
African American
3.6% (1,024)
American Indian
0.3% (88)
Asian
6.0% (1,714)
Hawaiian
0.4% (102)
Other
0.2% (68)
Two Or More
4.9% (1,386)
Hispanic
17.0% (4,847)
Race Monterey CA USA
White 67.7% 36.5% 60.1%
African American 3.6% 5.4% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 6.0% 14.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.9% 3.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 17.0% 39.1% 18.2%

Gender in Monterey

Female
51.3% (14,650)
Male
48.7% (13,925)
Gender Monterey CA USA
Female 51.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Monterey for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,142)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (857)
High School / GED
10.0% (2,857)
Some College
20.0% (5,715)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (2,286)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (8,858)
Master's Degree
18.0% (5,143)
Professional Degree
3.0% (857)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (857)
Education Monterey CA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 10.0% 20.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 18.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Monterey, California

Less than $10,000
3.6% (103,002)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (61,893)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (149,653)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (219,399)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (295,611)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (507,389)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.8% (366,511)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.1% (518,012)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.2% (263,509)
$200,000 or more
13.0% (372,516)
Income Monterey CA USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 4.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 3.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 6.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 7.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 10.0% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 15.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.8% 12.3% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.1% 17.1% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.2% 9.4% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 13.0% 13.3% 8.3%

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