Salinas, CA Real Estate
Salinas, California is located in Monterey County. Nearby cities and towns include Boronda, Spreckels, Prunedale, Castroville, Marina, Elkhorn, Chualar, Seaside, Moss Landing, San Juan Bautista, Sand City, Aromas, Del Rey Oaks, Las Lomas, Carmel Valley Village, Monterey, Pajaro, Pajaro Dunes, Gonzales, Pacific Grove, Ridgemark, Hollister, Watsonville, Carmel-by-the-Sea, Del Monte Forest, Interlaken, Tres Pinos, Freedom, La Selva Beach, Amesti, Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, Gilroy, Corralitos, Rio del Mar, and Soledad. Salinas is an urban community with a population of 153,488. The median household income is $51,049. In Salinas, 42% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 52% of the households. Half the population of Salinas commutes 18 minutes or less to work, with 68% of residents holding white collar jobs and 32% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Salinas, CA is 28 years, with 41% of those homes owned, 55% rented, and 5% not occupied. In the previous year, 1550 Salinas properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Salinas in the previous year was $216,320.