Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

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Population in 2017: 3,897 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 1,687  (43.3%)
Females: 2,210  (56.7%)
Median resident age:

56.5 years
California median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 93921, 93923.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $98,638 (it was $58,163 in 2000)
Carmel-by-the-Sea:

$98,638
CA:

$71,805

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $59,056 (it was $48,739 in 2000)

Carmel-by-the-Sea city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: over $1,000,000 (it was $660,200 in 2000)
Carmel-by-the-Sea:

over $1,000,000
CA:

$509,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: over $1,000,000; detached houses: over $1,000,000; townhouses or other attached units: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,195.

March 2019 cost of living index in Carmel-by-the-Sea: 130.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.5%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 9.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.3% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA (2017)
    • 3,04777.8%White alone
    • 52713.5%Hispanic
    • 1413.6%Two or more races
    • 1263.2%Asian alone
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.03%Black alone

Races in Carmel-by-the-Sea detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: Scotch-Irish (11.3%), German (10.9%), European (8.2%), English (5.7%), Irish (5.1%), Italian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 1.09 square miles.

Population density: 3,584 people per square mile   (average).

Carmel-by-the-Sea, California map

218 residents are foreign born (2.7% Latin America, 2.0% Asia, 0.9% Europe).

This city:

5.6%
California:

27.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,354 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $8,973 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salinas, CA (17.8 miles , pop. 151,060).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Jose, CA (51.9 miles , pop. 894,943).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (263.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Carmel, CA (1.1 miles ),
Del Monte Forest, CA (1.7 miles ),
Monterey, CA (1.9 miles ),
Pacific Grove, CA (2.1 miles ),
Del Rey Oaks, CA (2.3 miles ),
Sand City, CA (2.4 miles ),
Seaside, CA (2.5 miles ),
Marina, CA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 36.55 N, Longitude: 121.92 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,701 (+68.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 475 (34.9%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 831

Distribution of median household income in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA in 2017

Property values in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

Carmel-by-the-Sea satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

10.1%
California:

4.6%
Historical population in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Historical housing units in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Most common industries in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.5%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.5%)
  • Art and design workers (5.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
  • Top executives (3.5%)
  • Registered nurses (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.1%)
  • Art and design workers (6.9%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
  • Construction laborers (3.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (13.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (9.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.3%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4.4%)
  • Art and design workers (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)

Average climate in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Carmel-by-the-Sea, California environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.1. This is about average.

City:

67.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.290. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.290
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.52. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.52
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.34. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.34
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Carmel-by-the-Sea-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 760% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 116.3 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 123.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 39.3 miles away from Carmel-by-the-Sea center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 196.0 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/2/1983 at 23:42:37, a magnitude 6.7 (6.2 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.7 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center, causing $31,000,000 total damage
On 12/22/2003 at 19:15:56, a magnitude 6.6 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.6 MW, 6.4 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 80.3 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 40 injuries, causing $200,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monterey County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Landslides: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tsunami Wave: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carmel-by-the-Sea topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • COUNTRY HOME CARE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; CARMEL, CA)
  • CYPRESS RIDGE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • WESTLAND HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • WINDSOR MONTEREY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • OLSTEN HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL RECOVERY CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)

Amtrak stations near Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • 2 miles: CARMEL (3665 RIO RD.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 4 miles: MONTEREY TRANSIT PLAZA (MONTEREY, PEARL & TYLER STS.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: SEASIDE (BLDG. T-1176, 4TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • Monterey Peninsula College (about 4 miles; Monterey, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,588)
  • Naval Postgraduate School (about 4 miles; Monterey, CA; FT enrollment: 4,951)
  • California State University-Monterey Bay (about 10 miles; Seaside, CA; FT enrollment: 5,125)
  • Hartnell College (about 17 miles; Salinas, CA; FT enrollment: 5,506)
  • Cabrillo College (about 31 miles; Aptos, CA; FT enrollment: 7,729)
  • University of California-Santa Cruz (about 32 miles; Santa Cruz, CA; FT enrollment: 17,751)
  • Gavilan College (about 35 miles; Gilroy, CA; FT enrollment: 3,327)

Public elementary/middle schools in Carmel-by-the-Sea:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Carmel-by-the-Sea: Sunset Community Center (A), Harrison Memorial Library (B), Carmel City Hall (C), Carmel-by-the-Sea Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Carmel Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Carmel-by-the-Sea include: Mission San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo (A), All Saints Episcopal Church (B), Carmel Presbyterian Church (C), Church of the Wayfarer (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Carmel-by-the-Sea include: Carmel Beach City Park (1), Devendorf Park (2), Forest Hills Park (3), Larson Field (4), Mission Trails Park (5), Piccadilly Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Carmel Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Dick Sargent - Actor, Jeremy Sumpter - Actor, Country Dick Montana - Drummer.

Monterey County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

1.8 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

48.6%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Carmel-by-the-Sea:

Marital status in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • Never married: 17.6%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • High school or higher: 96.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 64.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
California average:

15.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Carmel-by-the-Sea
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA (based on Monterey County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic150,05026
Evangelical Protestant23,624154
Other18,30948
Mainline Protestant11,24448
Black Protestant1,1998
Orthodox6403
None209,991-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 114
Monterey County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Monterey County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 37
Monterey County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 81
Monterey County:

2.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 374
Monterey County:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Monterey County:

7.5%
State:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monterey County:

21.8%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Monterey County:

18.4%
California:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

56.4%
State:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.6%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.1
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.6%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

8.8%
State:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Carmel-by-the-Sea:

7.0
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.7%
California:

31.3%

General health condition:
Carmel-by-the-Sea:

59.1%
State:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Carmel-by-the-Sea:

76.2%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA Residents

Carmel-by-the-Sea government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $670,000 ($171.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $157,000 ($40.29)
    Police Protection: $121,000 ($31.05)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,913,000 ($747.50)
    Central Staff Services: $2,199,000 ($564.28)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,875,000 ($481.14)
    Regular Highways: $1,293,000 ($331.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,117,000 ($286.63)
    Libraries: $889,000 ($228.12)
    Financial Administration: $602,000 ($154.48)
    Health - Other: $352,000 ($90.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $254,000 ($65.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $334,000 ($85.71)
    General - Other: $234,000 ($60.05)
    Central Staff Services: $34,000 ($8.72)
    Libraries: $6,000 ($1.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,472,000 ($634.33)

Carmel-by-the-Sea government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $516,000 ($132.41)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $218,000 ($55.94)
    Fines and Forfeits: $115,000 ($29.51)
    Interest Earnings: $43,000 ($11.03)
    Special Assessments: $40,000 ($10.26)
    General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($6.93)
    Donations From Private Sources: $25,000 ($6.42)
    Sale of Property: $18,000 ($4.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $97,000 ($24.89)
    General Local Government Support: $26,000 ($6.67)
    Other: $15,000 ($3.85)
  • Tax - Property: $5,191,000 ($1332.05)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,178,000 ($1072.11)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,248,000 ($320.25)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $552,000 ($141.65)
    Public Utilities Sales: $407,000 ($104.44)
    Other License: $358,000 ($91.87)
    Other: $182,000 ($46.70)

Carmel-by-the-Sea government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,400,000 ($2155.50)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,975,000 ($2046.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $425,000 ($109.06)

Carmel-by-the-Sea government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,957,000 ($2811.65)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $400,000 ($102.64)

5.16% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($69,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
California average:

5.03%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,764 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.12%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Santa Cruz County, CA  0.53% ($64,453 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.41% ($121,869)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.22% ($61,676)


5.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,437 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
California average:

5.21%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,044 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.16%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Santa Cruz County, CA  0.39% ($47,838 average AGI)
to Santa Clara County, CA  0.33% ($72,478)
to San Diego County, CA  0.20% ($59,649)

Businesses in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

  • Coldwater Creek: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • KRML (1410 AM; 3 kW; CARMEL, CA; Owner: WISDOM BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KYAA (1200 AM; 25 kW; SOQUEL, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KNRY (1240 AM; 1 kW; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRK (540 AM; 10 kW; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KDBV (980 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKMC (880 AM; 10 kW; GONZALES, CA; Owner: MONTEREY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KION (1460 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KSCO (1080 AM; 10 kW; SANTA CRUZ, CA)
  • KIDD (630 AM; 1 kW; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMBX (700 AM; 10 kW; SOLEDAD, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • KMBY-FM (103.9 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSPB (91.9 FM; PEBBLE BEACH, CA; Owner: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON SCHOOL)
  • KUSP (88.9 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL B/CING. FOUNDATION,INC.)
  • K260AA (99.9 FM; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWAV (96.9 FM; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING OF MONTEREY)
  • KTOM-FM (100.7 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K291AE (106.1 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: MAPELTON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KBOQ (95.5 FM; CARMEL, CA; Owner: J & M BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJO (92.7 FM; MARINA, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSES-FM (107.1 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAZU (90.3 FM; PACIFIC GROVE, CA; Owner: FOUNDATION OF CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, MONTEREY BAY)
  • KCDU (101.7 FM; CARMEL, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KOCN (105.1 FM; PACIFIC GROVE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KDON-FM (102.5 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K202DU (88.3 FM; SAN JUAN BAUTISTA, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBTU (93.5 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KLVM (89.7 FM; PRUNEDALE, CA; Owner: PRUNEDALE EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION)
  • K265DG (100.9 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K206BQ (89.1 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Carmel-by-the-Sea:

  • K53DT (Channel 53; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KION-TV (Channel 46; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.9mTotal length
  • 42,600Total average daily traffic
  • 33,367Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 36.554000 Lon: -121.923333, Call Sign: WQXE611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.542 MHz, 152.405 MHz, 157.665 MHz, 159.525 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2016, Expiration Date: 02/12/2026, Certifier: Crystal Petersson, Registrant: Silke Communications, 3 Crow Canyon Road, San Ramon, CA 94583, Phone: (925) 552-1820, Fax: (541) 687-1613, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • SANTA LUCIA1, 6 Vista Cielo (Lat: 36.457444 Lon: -121.825444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQVC563,
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  • Call Sign: AA3XK, Previous Call Sign: KF3DB, Licensee ID: L00390756, Grant Date: 12/20/2016, Expiration Date: 02/06/2027, Certifier: Matthew E Witten, Registrant: Matthew W Harris, 87 High Meadow Lane, Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93923-9487

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$947,56350$537,3586$458,79031$720,896
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$817,0705$359,9000$03$278,517
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$09$620,6911$405,6205$562,416
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$766,0007$541,6540$03$899,423
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$759,6800$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0118.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$276,2501$276,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0118.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • 91.6%Utility gas
  • 7.2%Electricity
  • 1.1%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
  • 79.4%Utility gas
  • 14.1%Electricity
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Carmel-by-the-Sea compared to California state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #31 (93923) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #85 (93923) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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