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Population in 2012: 154,484 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 

Males: 78,049  (50.5%)
Females: 76,435  (49.5%)

Median resident age:  28.8 years
California median age:  45.6 years

Zip codes: 93901, 93905.

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Estimated median household income in 2011: $44,387 (it was $43,720 in 2000)
Salinas:

$44,387
California:

$57,287
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $16,720

Salinas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $243,600 (it was $189,500 in 2000)
Salinas:

$243,600
California:

$355,600
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $526,552; Detached houses: $567,783; Townhouses or other attached units: $443,791; In 2-unit structures: $486,082; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $334,375; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $481,053; Mobile homes: $108,224; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $59,560

Median gross rent in 2011: $1,114.

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  • Hispanic - 115,499 (75.5%)
  • White alone - 24,096 (15.7%)
  • Asian alone - 9,058 (5.9%)
  • Two or more races - 1,816 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 1,447 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 574 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 318 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 187 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Salinas: 102.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (3.9%), Irish (3.5%), English (2.7%), Italian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 53 feet

Land area: 19.0 square miles.

Population density: 8129 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Salinas:

  • High school or higher: 57.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 12.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Salinas city:

  • Never married: 40.6%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

54,725 residents are foreign born (32.3% Latin America).

This city:  37.9%
California:  26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 238 registered sex offenders living in Salinas, California as of April 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Salinas to the number of sex offenders is 606 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,761 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $1,234 (0.5%)

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Jose, CA (44.7 miles , pop. 894,943).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (257.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Boronda, CA (1.4 miles ), Spreckels, CA (2.0 miles ), Toro, CA (2.8 miles ), Prunedale, CA (2.9 miles ), Castroville, CA (2.9 miles ), Marina, CA (2.9 miles ), Elkhorn, CA (3.1 miles ), Chualar, CA (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 628 buildings, average cost: $148,900
  • 1998: 500 buildings, average cost: $168,800
  • 1999: 809 buildings, average cost: $179,600
  • 2000: 579 buildings, average cost: $191,200
  • 2001: 268 buildings, average cost: $190,500
  • 2002: 442 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2003: 257 buildings, average cost: $228,700
  • 2004: 231 buildings, average cost: $218,300
  • 2005: 224 buildings, average cost: $245,400
  • 2006: 119 buildings, average cost: $251,600
  • 2007: 72 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $364,300
  • 2009: 19 buildings, average cost: $293,200
  • 2010: 35 buildings, average cost: $286,400
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $131,600

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Latitude: 36.68 N, Longitude: 121.64 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Lettuce Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,950 (-1.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 36,217 (59.9%)

Area codes: 831, 408

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Crime rates in Salinas by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 181520191777142529191521
per 100,000 14.29.712.812.611.44.74.79.617.420.213.29.913.6
Rapes 62565957694345513847233441
per 100,000 49.136.437.737.946.128.830.535.126.532.715.922.326.6
Robberies 448399367399452335383378337379365374488
per 100,000 354.7259.3234.3265.5302.3224.6259.2260.2234.8263.8253.0245.7316.0
Assaults 734799692725678645683711650678755692477
per 100,000 581.1519.3441.9482.4453.4432.4462.3489.5452.9471.9523.4454.6308.9
Burglaries 8088437578379189359071,2051,4151,3821,3581,1401,218
per 100,000 639.7547.9483.4556.9613.9626.8613.9829.6985.9962.0941.5749.0788.8
Thefts 3,7604,1024,0135,1634,5494,3393,7183,3322,6462,4632,4372,1892,606
per 100,000 2976.72665.92562.43435.03041.92908.82516.42294.01843.61714.51689.51438.11687.7
Auto thefts 6277659261,4151,2971,5041,3982,3411,2381,1218531,1631,082
per 100,000 496.4497.2591.3941.4867.31008.3946.21611.7862.6780.3591.4764.1700.7
Arson 63535851373529374046232229
per 100,000 49.934.437.033.924.723.519.625.527.932.015.914.518.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 515.0432.8415.0504.1495.3445.4441.5523.6447.1457.2417.6389.2400.2

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Crime rate in Salinas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 196 (147 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.95
California average:

2.36

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Salinas, California accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.6%
California:

9.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +42,240 (+38.8%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (19%)
  • Baggage porters and concierges, and tour and travel guides (18%)
  • Child care workers (18%)
  • Other protective service workers (15%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (14%)
  • Accountants and auditors (10%)
  • Customer service representatives (7%)
  • Other protective service workers (36%)
  • Other food preparation and serving related workers (23%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (19%)
  • Accountants and auditors (17%)
  • Child care workers (11%)
  • Baggage porters and concierges, and tour and travel guides (11%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (8%)

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Earthquake activity:

Salinas-area historical earthquake activity is above California state average. It is 2665% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 30.3 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 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 81.2 miles away from Salinas 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 80.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 40 injuries, causing $200,000,000 total damage
On 4/24/1984 at 21:15:19, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 6.1 MS, 6.2 MW, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 43.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/6/1979 at 17:05:22, a magnitude 5.9 (5.4 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, 5.9 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 26.8 miles away from Salinas center
On 7/22/1983 at 02:39:53, a magnitude 6.0 (6.0 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.8 ML, 5.9 ML) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
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 (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Fires: 3, Freezes: 2, Mudslide: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: John Steinbeck - (1902-1968), author, E.J. Rowland - College basketball player (St. Mary's (CA) Gaels).

Main business address for: MONTEREY GOURMET FOODS (MISCELLANEOUS FOOD PREPARATIONS & KINDRED PRODUCTS), CENTRAL COAST BANCORP (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Salinas:

  • NATIVIDAD MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Local, provides emergency services, 1441 CONSTITUTION BOULEVARD)
  • SALINAS VALLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 450 EAST ROMIE LANE)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Salinas:

  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF THE MONTEREY PENINSULA (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 16 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)

Political contributions by individuals in Salinas, CA

Airports and heliports located in Salinas:


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Amtrak station:

SALINAS (11 STATION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.ci.salinas.ca.us

Colleges/Universities in Salinas:

  • Hartnell College (Full-time enrollment: 3,152; Location: 411 Central Avenue; Public; Website: www.hartnell.edu)
  • Heald College-Salinas (FT enrollment: 768; Location: 1450 N Main St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.heald.edu)
  • CET-Salinas (FT enrollment: 200; Location: 421 Monterey St; Private, not-for-profit)
  • Central Coast College (FT enrollment: 172; Location: 480 S Main Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.centralcoastcollege.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Salinas:

  • California State University-Monterey Bay (about 9 miles; Seaside, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,115)
  • Monterey Peninsula College (about 15 miles; Monterey, CA; FT enrollment: 2,373)
  • Gavilan College (about 21 miles; Gilroy, CA; FT enrollment: 2,093)
  • Cabrillo College (about 27 miles; Aptos, CA; FT enrollment: 4,785)
  • University of California-Santa Cruz (about 31 miles; Santa Cruz, CA; FT enrollment: 16,254)
  • Evergreen Valley College (about 44 miles; San Jose, CA; FT enrollment: 2,895)
  • West Valley College (about 46 miles; Saratoga, CA; FT enrollment: 3,930)

Biggest public high schools in Salinas:

Private high schools in Salinas:

  • PALMA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 630; Location: 919 IVERSON ST; Grades: 7 - 12; Boys only)
  • NOTRE DAME HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 353; Location: 455 PALMA DR; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
  • PRUNEDALE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 89; Location: 8145 PRUNEDALE NORTH RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • SOARING EAGLES CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 59; Location: 298 E MARKET ST; Grades: KG - 12)
  • TEMPLE PHILADELPHIA CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 40; Location: 160 PAJARO ST; Grades: 1 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Salinas:

Private elementary/middle schools in Salinas:

  • MADONNA DEL SASSO SCHOOL (Students: 307; Location: 20 SANTA TERESA WAY; Grades: PK - 8)
  • SACRED HEART SCHOOL (Students: 264; Location: 123 W MARKET ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • SALINAS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 247; Location: 5 ANDOVER CIR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • PACIFIC COAST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 112; Location: 381 SAN JUAN GRADE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • MONTESSORI LEARNING CENTER (Students: 95; Location: 30 HITCHCOCK RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR SAVIOR LUTHERAN SCHOOL & PRESCHOOL (Students: 39; Location: 1230 LUTHER WAY; Grades: PK - KG)
See full list of schools located in Salinas, map of school districts

Library in Salinas:

  • SALINAS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,978,045; Location: 350 LINCOLN AVE.; 209,405 books; 8,319 audio materials; 8,579 video materials; 5 local licensed databases; 52 other licensed databases; 208 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • I would like to add a new private christian elementary school to your list. Our Savior Lutheran School in Salinas. Kindergarden and 1st grade. 1230 Luther Way Salinas, CA (831) 422-6352 Off Blanco Rd. How do I submit this?

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Notable locations in Salinas: California Rodeo Grounds (A), Salinas Fairways Golf Course (B), Monterey County Public Works Center (C), Alisal Sanitary District Treatment Plant (D), Salinas Sewage Treatment Plant (E), Monterey County Parks and Flood Control Office (F), Salinas Civic Club (G), Salinas City Hall (H), Salinas Chamber of Commerce (I), Monterey County Law Library (J), Monterey County Courthouse (K), John Steinbeck Library (L), John B Lemos Memorial Student Union (M), Hartnell Community College Library (N), Council Rotunda (O), Salinas Conference Center (P), Monterey County Social Services (Q), Monterey County Jail (R), Monterey County Adult Detention Center (S), California Shock Trauma Air Rescue - CALSTAR 5 Air Ambulance Salinas (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Salinas Shopping Center (1), Northridge Shopping Center (2), West Laurel Shopping Center (3), Sherwood Gardens Shopping Center (4), Laurel West Plaza Shopping Center (5), Harden Ranch Shopping Center (6), Alvin Square Shopping Center (7), Valley Center Shopping Center (8), Star Center Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Salinas include: Calvary Evangelistic Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Filipino United Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Lincoln Avenue Presbyterian Church (E), Sacred Heart Convent (F), Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church (G), Salinas Confucius Church (H), Seventh Day Adventist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery (1), Monterey County Cemetery (2), Chinese Cemetery (3), Yamat Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Natividad Creek (A), Gabilan Creek (B), Alisal Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Salinas include: Bataan Park (1), Clarmont Manor Park (2), Hebron Community Park (3), Loma Linda Park (4), Maple Playground (5), Mission Park (6), Urabe Park (7), Woodside Park (8), El Dorado Community Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Boronda Adobe History Center (Museums; 333 Boronda Road), Bingo-Broadway Bingo (Amusement & Theme Parks; 19 West Bernal Drive), Aladdins's Castle (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1260 Northridge Shopping), American Carousel Amusements LLC (Amusement & Theme Parks; 796 Northridge Shopping).

Hotels: Adams Motel (2086 North Main Street), Appling Inn (1030 Fairview Avenue), Aloha Motel (235 Kern Street), Best 5 Motel (1010 Fairview Avenue), Best Inn (109 John Street), Best Western Salinas Valley In (187 Kern Street), Best Western Hanns Inn (175 Kern Street), Budget Inn Motel (219 John Street).

 
Monterey County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 25.1. This is better than average.
City:

25.1
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.404. This is worse than average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.404
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.46. This is significantly better than average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
City:

6.46
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.8. This is about average. There were 21 monitors within city limits.
City:

25.8
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.1. This is significantly better than average. There were 22 monitors within city limits.
City:

14.1
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.24. This is significantly better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

6.24
U.S.:

9.59
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 2.16. This is better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
City:

2.16
U.S.:

2.96

Drinking water stations with addresses in Salinas and their reported violations in the past:

ALCO WATER SERVICE (Population served: 26506, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1992 and MAR-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (MAY-06-1993), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2000)
SAN ANTONIO LAKE PARK NORTH WS (Population served: 999, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2004)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2003)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2001 and JUN-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
SAN ANTONIO LAKE PARK SOUTH WS (Population served: 650, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
BUENA VISTA WC (Population served: 550, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-22-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-17-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-17-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1993 and APR-04-2000, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2000)
  • One minor monitoring violation
LAGUNA SECA RECREATION WS (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-19-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-19-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-15-2003)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
CABANA HOLIDAY WS (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MANZANITA PARK WS (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2001 and JUN-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2000 and MAR-2000, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
GONZALES 76 STATION WS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between DEC-2000 and JAN-2001, Contaminant: Nitrate
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JAN-2000 and MAR-2000, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Salinas that have no violations reported:

  • RIPPLEWOOD RESORT WS (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water)
  • PREMIUM PACKING INC WS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SOLEDAD MISSION WS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SCHEID VINEYARD WS (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.0%
(26.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.9% for other race residents)

Average household size:
This city:  3.7 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.0%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
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: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Salinas, CA

People in group quarters in Salinas in 2010:

  • 992 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 531 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 275 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 226 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 185 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 80 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 55 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 54 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 31 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 22 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Salinas in 2000:

  • 7,133 people in state prisons
  • 949 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 945 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 500 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 361 people in nursing homes
  • 224 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 103 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 93 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 77 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 64 people in other group homes
  • 56 people in halfway houses
  • 54 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 48 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 33 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 31 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 31 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 22 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 13 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 11 people in religious group quarters

Salinas compared to California state average:

Salinas, California environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with most branches in Salinas (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 425 Main Street Branch, Salinas - Creek Bridge, North Main St Branch, 800 E Alisal Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Salinas Main Branch, Alisal Branch, North Salinas Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Santa Barbara Bank & Trust, National Association: Salinas Branch, Salinas-Harden Ranch Branch, Oldtown Branch. Info updated 2011/06/09: Bank assets: $5,847.9 mil, Deposits: $4,684.3 mil, headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 48 total offices, Holding Company: Sb Acquisition Company, Llc
  • Rabobank, National Association: Salinas Branch, Limited Service Facility (Courier), Westridge Branch. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland
  • Comerica Bank: Prunedale Branch at 7915 San Miguel Canyon Road, branch established on 1987/06/30; Salinas Branch at 430 South Main Street, branch established on 1987/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Union Bank, National Association: Salinas Branch at 531 South Main Street, branch established on 1973/12/17; North Salinas Branch at 1890 North Main Street, branch established on 1934/11/01. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Independence And Constitution Safewa at 1516 Constitution Boulevard, branch established on 2004/04/30; Salinas Nob Hill Foods Branch at 1320 South Main Street, branch established on 2007/07/30. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Pacific Valley Bank: at 422 Main Street, branch established on 2004/09/14; Salinas Main Branch at 422 Main Street, branch established on 2006/06/26. Info updated 2009/09/30: Bank assets: $178.2 mil, Deposits: $156.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Salinas, California:

  • Laurel Inn Motel, 801 W Laurel Dr, Salinas, CA 93906 , Phone: (831) 449-2474, Fax: (831) 449-2476
  • Quality Inn , 144 Kern St, Salinas, CA 93905 , Phone: (831) 758-8850, Fax: (831) 758-3611
  • Holiday Inn Express Salex, 131 John St, Salinas, CA 93901 , Phone: (831) 757-1020, Fax: (831) 422-9541
  • Motel 6, #1370, 140 Kern St, Salinas, CA 93901 , Phone: (831) 753-1711
  • Motel 6, #639, 1257 Dela Torre Blvd, Salinas, CA 93905 , Phone: (831) 757-3077
  • Motel 6, 1010 Fairview Ave, Salinas, CA 93905 , Phone: (831) 758-2122
  • El Rey Motel , 443 W Market St, Salinas, CA 93901 , Phone: (831) 422-0497
  • Best Western Inn, 175 Kern St, Salinas, CA 93905 , Phone: (831) 784-0176
  • 12 other hotels and motels
All 20 fire-safe hotels and motels in Salinas, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Salinas travel time to work - commute


Salinas mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Salinas (based on Monterey County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.95%
Here45.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchJewish
Adherents77.0%3.0%2.5%2.0%1.8%
Congregations10.6%8.8%4.2%6.5%1.4%
NameAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchPentecostal Church of GodUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents1.7%1.6%1.4%1.2%7.7%
Congregations8.8%3.7%4.6%4.2%47.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 114
Monterey County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This 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
Here:

9.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.5%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monterey County:

21.8%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.4%
State:

17.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 23$129,468$67,5495$12,932
Other Government Administration 13$87,978$81,2107$4,497
Judicial and Legal 6$41,101$82,2021$2,438
Police Protection - Officers 166$1,190,973$86,0940$0
Police - Other 59$232,824$47,35429$36,124
Firefighters 89$624,397$84,1880$0
Fire - Other 6$29,730$59,4600$0
Streets and Highways 88$412,225$56,2139$18,339
Airports 3$16,446$65,7840$0
Sewerage 19$83,461$52,7120$0
Parks and Recreation 32$139,801$52,42575$41,059
Housing and Community Development(Local) 13$74,461$68,7331$255
Local Libraries 30$103,214$41,2866$5,258
Other and Unallocable 31$159,519$61,7490$0
Totals for Government 578$3,325,598$69,044133$120,902

Salinas government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $7,816,000 ($50.59)
    Sewerage: $3,767,000 ($24.38)
    Air Transportation: $2,404,000 ($15.56)
    Parking Facilities: $2,215,000 ($14.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,691,000 ($10.95)
    Police Protection: $1,310,000 ($8.48)
    Central Staff Services: $883,000 ($5.72)
    Parks and Recreation: $780,000 ($5.05)
    Local Fire Protection: $184,000 ($1.19)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $34,415,000 ($222.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,722,000 ($95.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,016,000 ($45.42)
    Regular Highways: $5,601,000 ($36.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $4,514,000 ($29.22)
    Central Staff Services: $3,175,000 ($20.55)
    Health - Other: $3,150,000 ($20.39)
    Sewerage: $3,058,000 ($19.79)
    Financial Administration: $2,857,000 ($18.49)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,779,000 ($17.99)
    Libraries: $1,624,000 ($10.51)
    General - Other: $1,237,000 ($8.01)
    Air Transportation: $752,000 ($4.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $498,000 ($3.22)
    Parking Facilities: $395,000 ($2.56)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($0.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,488,000 ($9.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,443,000 ($9.34)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,228,000 ($7.95)
    Parking Facilities: $723,000 ($4.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $101,000 ($0.65)
    Health - Other: $91,000 ($0.59)
    Regular Highways: $11,000 ($0.07)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($0.03)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $3,000 ($0.02)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.01)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.01)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $38,281,000 ($247.80)

Salinas government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $5,890,000 ($38.13)
    Sewerage: $4,496,000 ($29.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,303,000 ($8.43)
    Air Transportation: $976,000 ($6.32)
    Parking Facilities: $313,000 ($2.03)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($0.02)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $6,392,000 ($41.38)
    Air Transportation: $1,712,000 ($11.08)
    Sewerage: $334,000 ($2.16)
    Highways: $224,000 ($1.45)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,225,000 ($14.40)
    Fines and Forfeits: $913,000 ($5.91)
    Sale of Property: $780,000 ($5.05)
    General Revenue, NEC: $683,000 ($4.42)
    Rents: $287,000 ($1.86)
    Royalties: $122,000 ($0.79)
    Donations From Private Sources: $56,000 ($0.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($0.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $15,816,000 ($102.38)
    All Other: $6,067,000 ($39.27)
    Highways: $2,790,000 ($18.06)
  • Tax - Property: $18,999,000 ($122.98)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,394,000 ($119.07)
    Public Utilities Sales: $11,055,000 ($71.56)
    Other License: $3,895,000 ($25.21)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $3,866,000 ($25.03)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,881,000 ($12.18)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $883,000 ($5.72)

Salinas government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,880,000 ($394.09)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $56,565,000 ($366.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,315,000 ($27.93)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,945,000 ($25.54)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,845,000 ($24.89)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $100,000 ($0.65)

Salinas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,617,000 ($42.83)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,574,000 ($379.16)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,698,000 ($36.88)

6.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($59,504 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
California average:

5.75%

0.24% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,930 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.24%
California average:

0.21%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Santa Cruz County, CA  0.43% ($38,459 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.34% ($81,066)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.28% ($53,520)


8.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($50,373 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.48%
California average:

6.27%

0.27% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,412 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.27%
California average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Santa Clara County, CA  0.50% ($61,425 average AGI)
to Santa Cruz County, CA  0.42% ($42,670)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.25% ($37,498)

Strongest AM radio stations in Salinas:

  • KTOM (1380 AM; 5 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KYAA (1200 AM; 25 kW; SOQUEL, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KDBV (980 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSRK (540 AM; 10 kW; CARMEL VALLEY, CA; Owner: PEOPLE'S RADIO, INC.)
  • KION (1460 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA)
  • KTGE (1570 AM; 5 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KKMC (880 AM; 10 kW; GONZALES, CA; Owner: MONTEREY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMBX (700 AM; 10 kW; SOLEDAD, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIDD (630 AM; 1 kW; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salinas:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KLVM (89.7 FM; PRUNEDALE, CA; Owner: PRUNEDALE EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION)
  • K291AE (106.1 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: MAPELTON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K265DG (100.9 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K206BQ (89.1 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: PATAPHYSICAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KRAY-FM (103.5 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KHRI (90.7 FM; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KEBV (97.9 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSQL (99.1 FM; SANTA CRUZ, CA; Owner: TMS LICENSE CALIFORNIA, INC)
  • KOCN (105.1 FM; PACIFIC GROVE, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KKUP (91.5 FM; CUPERTINO, CA; Owner: ASSURANCE SCIENCES FOUNDATION)
  • KBRG (100.3 FM; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSEA (107.9 FM; GREENFIELD, CA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDU'AL RADIO NETWORK, INC)
  • K240AK (95.9 FM; SOLEDAD, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Salinas:

  • KSBW (Channel 8; SALINAS, CA; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBA (Channel 35; SALINAS, CA; Owner: SEAL ROCK BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • KCAH (Channel 25; WATSONVILLE, CA; Owner: KTEH FOUNDATION)
  • K29AB (Channel 29; MONTEREY, ETC., CA; Owner: KTVU PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMUV-LP (Channel 23; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: SAINTE PARTNERS II, L.P.)
  • KSMS-TV (Channel 67; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KION-TV (Channel 46; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K15CU (Channel 15; SALINAS, CA; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LIC. CORP.)
  • K42DT (Channel 42; COALINGA, CA; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KMCE-LP (Channel 43; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: SCOTTS VALLEY GROUP, INC. d/b as MARCOM)
  • KMMD-CA (Channel 3; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • K59AY (Channel 59; HOLLISTER, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • K53DT (Channel 53; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Salinas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 40
Total length: 308 meters (1,010ft)
Total costs: $10,959,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,060,328
Total average daily truck traffic: 127,381

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 21
  • 1960-1969: 8
  • 1970-1979: 5
  • 1980-1989: 4
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Salinas, CA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Salinas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 236 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Salinas, CA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 113 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 130 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 377 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Salinas)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 5 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Salinas)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 160 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 20 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED889$212,223581$167,010534$224,01127$136,0015$2,009,160261$136,8511$106,800
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED65$212,14862$204,75876$248,7684$151,1800$027$147,2891$104,060
APPLICATIONS DENIED200$195,579190$164,375427$250,34928$73,5441$1,075,200121$159,90515$77,416
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN120$212,64695$151,103157$231,9649$85,3372$323,35059$152,5574$84,070
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS24$188,60834$174,11565$248,4293$162,2570$016$152,9690$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 25 tracts in Salinas, CA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 19 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED94$209,1012$298,1750$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED63$245,3256$359,1551$124,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED10$230,8093$278,4070$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$229,3832$273,1200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$245,5400$01$234,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Salinas


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Salinas, CA

Most common first names in Salinas, CA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John49973.4 years
William44674.4 years
Mary44579.1 years
James38471.6 years
Robert37070.9 years
George25475.8 years
Frank24875.0 years
Charles24472.3 years
Maria23772.9 years
Dorothy20978.3 years
Most common last names in Salinas, CA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith20474.9 years
Johnson16374.9 years
Garcia13468.3 years
Martinez10767.3 years
Rodriguez10672.3 years
Williams9373.6 years
Miller9174.0 years
Lopez9065.5 years
Brown9073.9 years
Moore8374.3 years
Businesses in Salinas, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven8Lane Bryant1
AT&T4Lane Furniture2
Ace Hardware2LensCrafters1
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza3
Applebee's1Macy's1
Ashley Furniture1Marriott2
AutoZone5Marshalls1
Baskin-Robbins2MasterBrand Cabinets5
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's10
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motel 62
Best Western2Motherhood Maternity2
Blockbuster3New Balance2
Burger King6New York & Co1
CVS6Nike14
Casual Male XL1Office Depot1
Chuck E. Cheese's1OfficeMax1
Cinnabon 1Old Navy1
Cold Stone Creamery2Olive Garden1
Comfort Inn1Outback1
Costco1Outback Steakhouse1
Curves1Pac Sun1
DHL1Panda Express3
Dairy Queen3Papa John's Pizza1
Days Inn1Payless3
Dennys3Penske1
Discount Tire1PetSmart1
Domino's Pizza2Pier 1 Imports1
Econo Lodge1Pizza Hut1
El Pollo Loco2Quality1
Ethan Allen1Quiznos1
Famous Footwear1RadioShack4
Fashion Bug1Ramada1
FedEx13Red Lobster1
Finish Line1Rite Aid2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1SAS Shoes1
Foot Locker1Sears3
Forever 211Sephora1
GNC1Spencer Gifts1
GameStop3Sprint Nextel1
Gap1Starbucks10
Goodwill1Subway15
H&R Block4Super 81
Holiday Inn1T-Mobile8
Hollister Co.1Taco Bell5
Home Depot1Target1
HomeTown Buffet1The Room Place1
Hot Topic1Torrid1
Howard Johnson1Toys"R"Us3
IHOP1U-Haul3
JCPenney1UPS18
Jack In The Box4Vans6
Jamba Juice2Verizon Wireless2
Jones New York1Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Vons2
KFC3Walgreens2
Kmart1Walmart2
Kohl's1Wendy's2
Kroger4Wet Seal1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA2
Browse common businesses in Salinas, CA


Salinas on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Grocery and related product merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Waiters and waitresses (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Waiters and waitresses (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the highest increase in house/condo value from 2000 to 2005"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations: (population 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Pharmacies and drug stores (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer in 2005-2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Hispanic residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #58 (93905) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2004 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #75 (93905) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2004 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Robert J. Hill (36)
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