Monterey County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 426,762

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 31%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 45.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23.3%

Registered Offenders

24.54% Lower than national avg.
  • 486 offenders in Monterey County
  • 11.39 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $494,500
  • Median Sales Price: $459,000
  • Foreclosures: 300
  • Homes For Sale: 437
  • Homes For Rent: 8

Environmental Hazards

634 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 17
  • Superfunds: 29
  • Tanks & Spills: 586

Unemployment

Very High 5.6%
  • California unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

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141 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 141 K-12 public schools in Monterey County, CA and 20 private schools. Homefacts rates Monterey County's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

486 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$494,500 compared to July 2016
Median Sales Price
$459,000 compared to July 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    9.7%
  • Rented
    46%
  • Owned
    44.3%

437 Homes For Sale View All

$249,999
630 Bassett St
King City, CA 93930
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$239,000
2259 Lariat Loop
Bradley, CA 93426
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$199,000
8137 Smith Point Road
Bradley, CA 93426
-- Beds | -- Baths
$459,000
471 Belmont Dr
Salinas, CA 93901
3 Beds | 2 Baths

300 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$958,000
Vereda Corta
Salinas, CA 93908
3 Beds | 4 Baths
$393,324
Rogge
Salinas, CA 93906
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$663,836
Tierra Grande
Carmel by the Sea, CA 93923
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,019,865
Valley
Carmel by the Sea, CA 93923
2 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

361 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Monterey County, CA issued 361 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 361 permits, 236 were issued for single family homes and 125 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Monterey County, CA issued 227 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 227 permits, 166 were issued for single family homes and 61 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

8 Rental Properties View All

$12,296
400 Cannery Row Multiple
Monterey, CA 93940
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,884
80 Garden Ct
Monterey, CA 93940
-- Beds | -- Baths
$445
227 Grand Ave Multiple
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,506
301 Grand Ave
Pacific Grove, CA 93950
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Monterey County, CA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $950
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,133
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,417
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,063
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,206

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Environmental Hazards

634 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Monterey County, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Monterey County, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in Monterey County, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Monterey County, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Monterey County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Monterey County, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.81 Average
    Monterey County, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.88°
  • February 51.88°
  • March 54.38°
  • April 56.35°
  • May 58.5°
  • June 61.41°
  • July 62.4°
  • August 63.1°
  • September 63.97°
  • October 61.92°
  • November 56.68°
  • December 50.68°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Monterey County, CA

Earthquakes
Monterey County, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Monterey County, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Monterey County, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Monterey County, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Monterey County, CA: $60,494

Unemployment

Unemployment in Monterey County is 5.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.08%
White Collar - 45.92%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Neighborhood Info

7 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

123 FCC Towers view all

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