Carpinteria, California

Population 13,100

Carpinteria is located in Santa Barbara County, CA. The population is 13,100, making Carpinteria the 7th largest city in Santa Barbara County.

There are 7 public schools in Carpinteria with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Carpinteria is low , and there are 15 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Carpinteria is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Carpinteria property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Carpinteria include Toro Canyon, Summerland and Montecito.

Carpinteria Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 17.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 47.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 34.3%

Crime Rate

33.56% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 204
  • Violent Crimes: 160
  • Robbery: 15
  • Burglary: 263
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

35.86% Lower than national avg.
  • 15 offenders in Carpinteria
  • 11.45 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

37 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 30


Moderate 8.0%
  • California unemployment average: 10.8%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

7 Public Schools view public schools

There are 7 K-12 public schools in Carpinteria, CA and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Carpinteria's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
2 Private Schools

Cate School

The Howard School

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Crime view details

15 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Carpinteria, CA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$933,000 compared to September 2019
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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4 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Carpinteria, CA issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Carpinteria, CA issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,650
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,935
  • 2 Bedrooms: $2,327
  • 3 Bedrooms: $3,140
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,653

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Environmental Hazards

37 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (4812/5016)
    Carpinteria, CA has 95.93% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Carpinteria, CA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.76 Average
    Carpinteria, CA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 52.55°
  • February 52.53°
  • March 55.52°
  • April 57.68°
  • May 60.64°
  • June 62.2°
  • July 64.8°
  • August 64.98°
  • September 64.5°
  • October 62.22°
  • November 56.48°
  • December 54°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Carpinteria, CA

Carpinteria, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Carpinteria, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Carpinteria, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Carpinteria, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Carpinteria, CA: $72,901


Unemployment in Carpinteria is 8.0%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 10.8% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 40.73%
White Collar - 59.27%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Lois Capps

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

0 FCC Towers view all

  • No fcc towers found in Carpinteria, CA

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Carpinteria, CA

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Carpinteria, CA
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