Seaside, California

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Population in 2013: 34,095 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.6%
 
Males: 15,955  (46.8%)
Females: 18,140  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  32.0 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 93955.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,873 (it was $41,393 in 2000)
Seaside:

$53,873
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,000 (it was $15,183 in 2000)

Seaside city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $368,819 (it was $232,200 in 2000)
Seaside:

$368,819
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $515,397; Detached houses: $556,065; Townhouses or other attached units: $326,460; In 2-unit structures: $346,758; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $223,765; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $271,401; Mobile homes: $95,446

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,462.

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  • Races in Seaside, CA (2013)

    Seaside races chart
    • 14,01841.2%Hispanic
    • 11,44133.6%White alone
    • 3,0869.1%Asian alone
    • 2,4367.2%Black alone
    • 2,1926.4%Two or more races
    • 6171.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1810.5%American Indian alone

Races in Seaside detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Seaside: 108.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (8.8%), Irish (5.8%), English (5.5%), Italian (2.6%), French (1.7%), Scottish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 60 feet

Land area: 8.83 square miles.

Population density: 3,863 people per square mile   (average).

Seaside,CA real estate house value index trend

Seaside, California map

For population 25 years and over in Seaside:

  • High school or higher: 75.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Seaside city:

  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

9,887 residents are foreign born (19.9% Latin America, 6.4% Asia).

This city:

29.0%
California:

26.9%



According to our research of California and other state lists there were 42 registered sex offenders living in Seaside, California as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Seaside to the number of sex offenders is 807 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,517 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,281 (0.4%)

Seaside satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Salinas, CA (11.6 miles , pop. 151,060).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Jose, CA (47.7 miles , pop. 894,943).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (262.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Sand City, CA (0.9 miles ), Del Rey Oaks, CA (1.2 miles ), Monterey, CA (1.8 miles ), Marina, CA (2.2 miles ), Pacific Grove, CA (2.2 miles ), Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA (2.5 miles ), Del Monte Forest, CA (2.5 miles ), Carmel, CA (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $101,800
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $152,600
  • 2003: 210 buildings, average cost: $398,100
  • 2004: 202 buildings, average cost: $439,300
  • 2005: 208 buildings, average cost: $439,300
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $289,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $313,100
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $194,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.62 N, Longitude: 121.83 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -8,757 (-25.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,848 (18.7%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 831

Seaside household income distribution Seaside home values distribution

Property values in Seaside, CA


Crime rates in Seaside by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0112001111024
per 100,000 0.03.03.15.80.00.02.93.03.02.90.05.911.7
Rapes 13101410101211131310747
per 100,000 40.330.442.929.229.134.832.238.638.429.420.911.820.5
Robberies 49385741424153434821232721
per 100,000 151.8115.6174.5119.6122.2118.8155.0127.8141.761.768.879.761.5
Assaults 178101599611913615312910597827688
per 100,000 551.3307.4180.6280.0346.4394.0447.3383.3310.0284.8245.4224.3257.7
Burglaries 139225177108129114126167172139149126150
per 100,000 430.5684.7541.8315.0375.5330.2368.4496.2507.7408.1445.9371.8439.3
Thefts 558507470518545556505401467402431335390
per 100,000 1,728.41,542.91,438.81,510.71,586.31,610.61,476.41,191.41,378.61,180.41,289.9988.61,142.1
Auto thefts 57538792647281577551533851
per 100,000 176.6161.3266.3268.3186.3208.6236.8169.3221.4149.7158.6112.1149.4
Arson 1187296N/A31181050
per 100,000 34.124.321.45.826.217.4N/A8.932.523.529.914.80.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 260.2215.1212.1199.2201.9212.7234.2213.9215.4166.2157.1142.0171.1

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Crime rate in Seaside detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 42 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
California average:

2.34
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.0%
California:

7.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -7,249 (-18.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Seaside: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Seaside, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Seaside-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 767% 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 115.2 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 126.0 miles away from Seaside 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 34.4 miles away from the city 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 194.3 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 89.5 miles away from Seaside 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 81.0 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 (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seaside topographic map

Birthplace of: Mason Foster - Football player, Bashir Levingston - Player of and football, Henry Lusk - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Seaside:

  • CENTRAL COAST VNA AND HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SALINAS, CA)
  • MONTEREY PENINSULA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • CHOICE HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • ADOBE HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • CENTRAL COAST VNA AND HOSPICE, INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)
  • GOOD LIFE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MONTEREY, CA)

Amtrak station:

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.

College/University in Seaside:

  • California State University-Monterey Bay (Full-time enrollment: 5,125; Location: 100 Campus Center; Public; Website: www.csumb.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Seaside:

  • Naval Postgraduate School (about 3 miles; Monterey, CA; Full-time enrollment: 4,951)
  • Monterey Peninsula College (about 4 miles; Monterey, CA; FT enrollment: 4,588)
  • Hartnell College (about 10 miles; Salinas, CA; FT enrollment: 5,506)
  • Cabrillo College (about 27 miles; Aptos, CA; FT enrollment: 7,729)
  • Gavilan College (about 29 miles; Gilroy, CA; FT enrollment: 3,327)
  • University of California-Santa Cruz (about 30 miles; Santa Cruz, CA; FT enrollment: 17,751)
  • West Valley College (about 46 miles; Saratoga, CA; FT enrollment: 6,128)

Public high schools in Seaside:

Public elementary/middle schools in Seaside:

Private elementary/middle schools in Seaside:

  • MONTEREY BAY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 221; Location: 1184 HILBY AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHARTWELL SCHOOL (Students: 125; Location: 2511 NUMA WATSON RD; Grades: 2 - 8)
  • PENINSULA ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 31; Location: 1025 MESCAL ST; Grades: 1 - 8)
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Notable locations in Seaside: South Parade Ground (A), Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Courses (B), Workfield Siding (C), Kimble Gate (D), Grove Gate (E), Seaside City Hall (F), Seaside Chamber of Commerce (G), Sand City City Hall (H), Oldemeyer Center (I), Monterey Institute of Research Astronomy (J), Presidio of Monterey Fire Department (K), City of Seaside Fire Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Olympia Plaza Shopping Center (1), Laguna Grande Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Seaside include: Children of God Christian Center (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Faith Lutheran Church (C), First Baptist Church of Seaside (D), First Southern Baptist Church (E), Greater Faith Missionary Baptist Church (F), Hilltop-Marina United Methodist Church (G), New Hope Baptist Church (H), Pentecostal Outreach Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Mission Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Laguna Del Rey (A), Roberts Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Seaside include: Stillwell Park (1), Beta Park (2), David Cutino Park (3), Encanto Park (4), Farallones Park (5), Juarez Park (6), Mescal Neil Park (7), Metz Park (8), Portola Leslie Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Best Western Magic Carpet Ldg (1875 Fremont Boulevard).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 64.9. This is about average.

City:

64.9
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.314. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.314
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.38. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.38
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 14.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.58. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.58
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.2%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.4% for Black residents, 24.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.5% for American Indian residents, 21.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 19.7% for other race residents, 14.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.2 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  73.1%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.9%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Seaside in 2010:

  • 976 people in college/university student housing
  • 65 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 39 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 15 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Seaside in 2000:

  • 35 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 28 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 5 people in other group homes

Seaside, California environmental map by EPA

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Seaside compared to California state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in Seaside (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Seaside Branch at 1451 Fremont Boulevard, branch established on 1949/07/25. 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
  • Rabobank, National Association: Seaside Branch at 1658 Fremont Blvd, branch established on 1990/07/02. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Seaside Branch at 800 Broadway Avenue, Suite A-2, branch established on 2007/10/15. 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.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Seaside, California:

  • Embassy Suites Hotel, 1441 Cyn Del Rey Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 393-1115, Fax: (831) 393-1113
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1400 Del Monte Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 394-5335, Fax: (831) 394-7125
  • Econo Lodge Bay Breeze, 2049 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 899-7111, Fax: (831) 899-7211
  • Best Western Magic Carpet Lodge, 1875 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 899-4221, Fax: (831) 899-3377
  • Howard Johnson GXP Inn, 1893 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 394-8566, Fax: (831) 394-8568
  • Americas Best Value Inn North, 2201 Del Monte Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 394-6786, Fax: (831) 394-0500
  • Americas Best Value Inn South, 1141 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA 93955 , Phone: (831) 899-1881, Fax: (831) 392-1300
All 7 fire-safe hotels and motels in Seaside, California

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.2
California average:

15.4

Seaside travel time to work - commute Seaside mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (71%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Seaside city (based on Monterey County data)

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.
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 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 10$67,864$81,4372$5,167
Other Government Administration 2$11,964$71,7840$0
Judicial and Legal 1$9,657$115,8840$0
Police Protection - Officers 39$352,332$108,4100$0
Police - Other 10$51,327$61,5922$4,065
Firefighters 24$196,523$98,2620$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$1,902
Streets and Highways 16$88,569$66,4270$0
Solid Waste Management 1$4,866$58,3920$0
Sewerage 1$5,621$67,4520$0
Parks and Recreation 15$44,076$35,2610$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$6,912$82,9441$2,247
Water Supply 1$4,993$59,9160$0
Other and Unallocable 13$86,246$79,61238$50,129
Totals for Government 134$930,950$83,36944$63,510

Seaside government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing & Community Development: $1,846,000 ($54.14)
    Police Protection: $876,000 ($25.69)
    Regular Highways: $256,000 ($7.51)
    Fire Protection: $219,000 ($6.42)
    Parks & Recreation: $166,000 ($4.87)
    Central Staff Services: $165,000 ($4.84)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $157,000 ($4.60)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,226,000 ($153.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,928,000 ($85.88)
    Fire Protection: $2,606,000 ($76.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $969,000 ($28.42)
    Regular Highways: $851,000 ($24.96)
    Central Staff Services: $771,000 ($22.61)
    Housing & Community Development: $541,000 ($15.87)
    Financial Administration: $480,000 ($14.08)
    Water Utilities: $405,000 ($11.88)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $126,000 ($3.70)
    General - Other: $23,000 ($0.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $761,000 ($22.32)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,077,000 ($207.57)

Seaside government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Housing & Community Development: $313,000 ($9.18)
    All Other: $206,000 ($6.04)
    Parks & Recreation: $182,000 ($5.34)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($0.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,475,000 ($43.26)
    Interest Earnings: $975,000 ($28.60)
    Rents: $160,000 ($4.69)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $330,000 ($9.68)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,821,000 ($53.41)
    All Other: $624,000 ($18.30)
    Highways: $505,000 ($14.81)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $5,934,000 ($174.04)
    Property: $5,270,000 ($154.57)
    Public Utilities: $2,403,000 ($70.48)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,865,000 ($54.70)
    NEC: $554,000 ($16.25)

Seaside government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $12,684,000 ($372.02)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $27,000 ($0.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,935,000 ($86.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $8,626,000 ($253.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,150,000 ($33.73)

Seaside government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $5,314,000 ($155.86)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $12,305,000 ($360.90)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $320,000 ($9.39)

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,910 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
California average:

5.03%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,441 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.14%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Santa Cruz County, CA  0.57% ($34,670 average AGI)
from Santa Clara County, CA  0.28% ($102,317)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.22% ($64,978)


5.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,938 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
California average:

5.12%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,698 average AGI)
Monterey County:

0.19%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Santa Clara County, CA  0.36% ($50,697 average AGI)
to Santa Cruz County, CA  0.35% ($38,507)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.25% ($38,443)

Strongest AM radio stations in Seaside:

  • 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.)
  • KIDD (630 AM; 1 kW; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: BUCKLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDBV (980 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: WOLFHOUSE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRML (1410 AM; 3 kW; CARMEL, CA; Owner: WISDOM BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KION (1460 AM; 10 kW; SALINAS, CA)
  • KKMC (880 AM; 10 kW; GONZALES, CA; Owner: MONTEREY COUNTY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTOM (1380 AM; 5 kW; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN JOSE, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNBR (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KNBR LICO, INC.)
  • KSCO (1080 AM; 10 kW; SANTA CRUZ, CA)
  • KGO (810 AM; 50 kW; SAN FRANCISCO, CA; Owner: KGO-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seaside:

  • KMBY-FM (103.9 FM; SEASIDE, CA; Owner: MAPLETON COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KSPB (91.9 FM; PEBBLE BEACH, CA; Owner: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON SCHOOL)
  • KDON-FM (102.5 FM; SALINAS, CA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOCN (105.1 FM; PACIFIC GROVE, 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 Seaside:

  • K53DT (Channel 53; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KION-TV (Channel 46; MONTEREY, CA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • 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)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Seaside fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 43m141ftTotal length
  • 325,825Total average daily traffic
  • 14,416Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 61960-1969
  • 41970-1979
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Seaside, CA
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 3 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 ORIGINATED81$272,460123$237,234234$241,98411$169,7510$056$209,0392$73,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$297,60021$225,82628$257,1041$126,3600$013$182,0260$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED18$299,72029$238,424143$270,4116$90,5001$300,00023$227,9591$1,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN16$265,54617$218,59466$249,7052$158,4050$015$212,3240$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$343,2608$263,75022$313,8843$270,3170$07$260,2670$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0135.00 , 0136.00, 0137.00, 0138.00, 0139.00, 0140.00, 0141.01, 0141.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$250,1273$304,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$261,9692$322,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$378,0000$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0135.00 , 0136.00, 0137.00, 0138.00, 0139.00, 0140.00, 0141.01, 0141.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 58
  • Hazardous Condition: 39
  • Service Call: 6
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Seaside

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seaside, CA
Businesses in Seaside, CA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3KFC1
Audi1Kroger1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
BMW1Long John Silver's1
Baskin-Robbins1Mazda1
Burger King1McDonald's1
Carl\s Jr.1Nissan1
Chevrolet1Panda Express1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut1
DHL1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
Econo Lodge1Staples1
FedEx3Starbucks1
Ford1Subaru1
Goodwill1Subway1
H&R Block2T-Mobile1
Hilton1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1Toyota1
Home Depot1U-Haul1
Honda1UPS1
Howard Johnson1Walgreens1
Jack In The Box1Wendy's1
Jones New York1

Seaside on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Healthcare practitioner and technical occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Art and design workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander residents"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Two or more races residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Other race residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most American Indian residents (pop 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest cost per building permit in 2004-2006 (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most Japanese residents (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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