Santa Barbara County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 431,249

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 20%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 46.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 33.2%

Registered Offenders

26.92% Lower than national avg.
  • 496 offenders in Santa Barbara County
  • 11.50 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $416,900
  • Median Sales Price: $375,000
  • Foreclosures: 322
  • Homes For Sale: 510
  • Homes For Rent: 76

Environmental Hazards

1,198 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 3
  • Registered Polluters: 44
  • Superfunds: 29
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,122

Unemployment

Moderate 4.1%
  • California unemployment average: 4.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

122 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 122 K-12 public schools in Santa Barbara County, CA and 31 private schools. Homefacts rates Santa Barbara County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

496 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Santa Barbara County, CA

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$416,900 compared to September 2016
Median Sales Price
$375,000 compared to September 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    7%
  • Rented
    45.3%
  • Owned
    47.7%

510 Homes For Sale View All

$369,000
519 E Creston Street
Santa Maria, CA 93454
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$335,900
706 W Hermosa Street
Santa Maria, CA 93458
5 Beds | 2 Baths
$165,000
4819 Sisquoc
New Cuyama, CA 93254
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$539,000
10930 Marklein Avenue
Mission Hills, CA 91345
3 Beds | 2 Baths

322 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$655,000
Valerio
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$296,000
Schuman
Santa Maria, CA 93458
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$350,000
Mammoth
Santa Maria, CA 93454
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$336,697
8th
Carpinteria, CA 93013
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

755 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Santa Barbara County, CA issued 755 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 755 permits, 372 were issued for single family homes and 383 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Santa Barbara County, CA issued 294 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 294 permits, 280 were issued for single family homes and 14 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

76 Rental Properties View All

$1,235,000
801 Fawn Place
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$10,000
2989 Woodstock Road
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
3 Beds | -- Baths
$7,000
40 Oceano Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$7,000
40 Oceano Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
2 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Santa Barbara County, CA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,131
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,323
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,555
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,128
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,483

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Environmental Hazards

1198 Environmental Hazards

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

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Santa Barbara County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Santa Barbara County, CA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.71 Average
    Santa Barbara County, CA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.3°
  • February 51.17°
  • March 53.95°
  • April 56.15°
  • May 59.2°
  • June 60.78°
  • July 64.8°
  • August 62.5°
  • September 62.23°
  • October 61.2°
  • November 55.6°
  • December 51.6°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Santa Barbara County, CA

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Santa Barbara County, CA: $63,625

Unemployment

Unemployment in Santa Barbara County is 4.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.3% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.86%
White Collar - 55.14%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

8 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

105 FCC Towers view all

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