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A Little About Monterey

Monterey County is located around Monterey Bay and the Pacific coastline in the central portion of California. It directly borders Santa Cruz County on the north and the Pacific Ocean on the west. The county seat of Monterey County is the city of Salinas, found in the Salinas River Valley. Monterey County has an aggregate population of 415,057 according to the 2010 census. Monterey County’s modern history stretches back to the beginning of California itself. The county was created in 1850 at the same time that statehood was granted to California. Monterey County takes its name from the eponymous Monterey Bay, which in turn was named after the County of Monterey and Viceroy of New Spain. Monterey County includes nearly four thousand square miles, making it substantially larger than some states, including Delaware, Hawaii, and Rhode Island. The majority of the population is concentrated around Salinas in the Salinas River Valley, although there are also a number of other large communities, including Carmel, Del Rey Oaks, Monterey, Sand City, and Soledad. Monterey County is home to a number of nature preserves and national forests, including the Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge, the Ventana Wilderness, Pinnacles National Monument, and Los Padres National Forest. The county is served by Salinas Municipal Airport, Monterey Peninsula Airport, and Marina Municipal Airport. Public transportation is provided by Amtrak as well as Monterey-Salinas Transit. Notable publications in the Monterey County area include the Monterey County Herald, the Carmel Pine Cone, the Monterey County Weekly, and the Salinas Californian. Despite having a relatively average median income, Monterey County consistently had some of the highest housing prices in the United States until the collapse of the real estate bubble in 2008. Current prices remain well below the peak of the market, although they are no longer as low as they were at the nadir of the most recent cycle.

There are a number of nationally recognized historical sites in Monterey County, including the Asilomar Conference Grounds, Carmel Mission, the Robinson Jeffers House, Milpitas Ranchhouse, the Point Pinos Lighthouse, and the Royal Presidio Chapel. San Antonio de Padua Mission and the Stevenson House are also found within the county limits. There are roughly two dozen different school districts in Monterey County, including some rather large districts such as the North Monterey County Unified School District, Salinas City Elementary School District, and the Santa Rita Union Elementary School District. Notable residents of Monterey County over the years include Robert Louis Stevenson, Robinson Jeffers, and Nobel Prize laureate John Steinbeck. One of the best known attractions of Monterey County is the Pacific coastline, which includes State Route 1, the 17 Mile Drive, Big Sur, and the Monterey Peninsula. There are three notable museums in Monterey County – the Monterey Bay Aquarium, the National Steinbeck Center, and the Monterey County Youth Museum. Other prominent historical and cultural sites in Monterey County include the Golden State Theater, the Forest Theater, the Golden Bough Playhouse, Monterey State Historic Park, Mission San Carlos (the burial site of mission founder Junipero Serra), and Cannery Row. Golfers residing in Monterey County can enjoy Pebble Beach, the Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Links, and the Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Courses. Those who enjoy the outdoors can hike, fish, and photograph in Pinnacles National Monument, Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, the Elkhorn Slough, and Lake El Estero.

 

Newest Monterey County Homes For Sale

3038 Lopez Rd, Pebble Beach CA 93953

$1,195,000

3038 Lopez Rd, Pebble Beach

Located just 1/2 mile from MPCC - one of only two private Pebble Beach golf course homes. Cathedral ceilings create spacious yet intimate areas in master, living and fami...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS ML81438340

823 Pine St, Monterey CA 93940

$670,000

823 Pine St, Monterey

Home is very unique and beautiful. Must see.

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS ML81438335

2862 Congress Rd, Pebble Beach CA 93953

$1,950,000

2862 Congress Rd, Pebble Beach

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  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS ML81438333

2 Shepherds Kl, Pebble Beach CA 93953

$579,000

2 Shepherds Kl, Pebble Beach

Top floor unit, partial ocean view and forest views, cathedral ceilings. Ready for your personal vision and priced to sell quickly.

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS ML81438274

2779 15th Av, Carmel CA 93923

$1,995,000

2779 15th Av, Carmel

Beautiful new ocean view Mediterranean completed in 2007. On an over sized 6000SF Carmel Point lot, with 2810SF living plus 814SF basement, this home has 3 bedrooms, 2 fu...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS ML81438259

307 Sirena Del Mar Rd, Marina/Former Fort Ord CA 93933

$508,999

307 Sirena Del Mar Rd, Marina/Former Fort Ord

This is a short sale, some tlc at the backyard and front yard but generally, a ready to move in property, beautiful neighborhood

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS ML81438217

Torres, Carmel CA 93921

$1,849,000

Torres, Carmel

Sited on a light and bright corner lot just a short stroll away from town and offering sunny patios and South-facing decks this totally updated and remodeled 3 BR/4BA Car...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS ML81438192

41095 Highway 1, Big Sur Coast CA 93940

$1,995,000

41095 Highway 1, Big Sur Coast

Fascinating rare views south to the estuary of the Little Sur River and Pt.Sur beyond. On 2.5 ac. of privacy and surrounded by thousands of acres of permanent open space...

  • Beds 2
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS ML81438157

2856 Sloat Rd, Pebble Beach CA 93953

$1,450,000

2856 Sloat Rd, Pebble Beach

Hear the sounds of the waves, the call of the bagpiper & take an easy stroll to both the beach & the Inn at Spanish Bay. Recently rebuilt, this single level home offers a...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS ML81438078

926 Petra Ln, Pacific Grove CA 93950

$775,000

926 Petra Ln, Pacific Grove

Now is the time to make your move to this updated 3 bedroom 2 bath ranch style home. Fabulous fireplace in the living room for those cold winter days, large kitchen with...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS ML81421107

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