Monterey, CA Real Estate

The City of Monterey in Monterey County is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay, on Central California's Pacific coast. It stands at an elevation of 26 feet (8 m) above sea level, on a land area of 70008470000000000008.47 sq mi (21.9 km2). The 2010 census recorded a population of 27,810.

Monterey was the capital of Alta California from 1777 to 1846 under both Spain and Mexico. It was the only port of entry for taxable goods in California. In 1846 the U.S. flag was raised over the Customs House, and California was claimed for the United States.

The city had California's first theatre, public building, public library, publicly funded school, printing press, and newspaper. The city and surrounding area have attracted artists since the late 19th century and many celebrated painters and writers have lived there. Until the 1950s, there was an abundant fishery.

Among Monterey's notable present-day attractions are the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf and the annual Monterey Jazz Festival.

El Estero Park, Monterey,CA
white & Blue, Monterey, CA
Deer crossing the street, Monterey, CA
Monterey - die Farben im Frühling
Lover's Point Morning
Sunning Sea Lions ~ Monterey Bay
Sea Lion and Pup ~ Monterey Bay
Monterey
Cannery Row. Monterey. Консервный ряд. Монтерей. Sep.20, 2007
Twilight Sailing on Monterey Bay, California
Flag I. Flag II. Flag III.
Tropical Fish at the Monterey Aquarium
Monterey
Little storage shed on the Coast Guard Jetty in Monterey
Monterey Bay Sea Lions
Caboose, Cannery Row, Monterey, California, USA, 6/2007
Monterey Moonlight
1886 Seven Gables Inn, Pacific Grove Cal (6-2008)
Spring flowers on the California coast, 2007
Aquarium, Monterey, California, USA, 6/2007
the life is rose
Pacific Grove rocky coastline, California by Pat Hathaway©2006 www.caviews.com
huge Monterey cypress in front of 1830s Vasquez house (6-2008)
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Cannery Row by Pat Hathaway - 1989©www.caviews.com
Lovers Pt. - Tide Pool, Pacific Grove, California
1887 St Mary's church, Pacific Grove Cal (6-2008)
Stained Glass, Cannery Row, Monterey, California, USA, 6/2007
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Most Recent Homes for Sale in Monterey, CA

7625 MILLS Road
$3,450,000 
7625 MILLS Road
Monterey, CA

5 Beds, 5/1 Baths
5700 sq. ft.
Listed 10/9/2014
Courtesy of Kristin Butler, Coldwell Banker DMR-Junipero
105 FLAGG HILL Drive
$2,249,000 
105 FLAGG HILL Drive
Monterey, CA

4 Beds, 3/1 Baths
4390 sq. ft.
Listed 10/20/2014
Courtesy of Sylvia Brugman, Coldwell Banker DMR Rancho
1102 ALTA MESA Road
$1,998,000 
1102 ALTA MESA Road
Monterey, CA

4 Beds, 4/0 Baths
3800 sq. ft.
Listed 10/10/2014
Courtesy of Monterey Peninsula Home Team, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
11 VICTORIA VALE
$1,295,000 
11 VICTORIA VALE
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2228 sq. ft.
Listed 8/5/2014
Courtesy of Sharon Christensen, Coldwell Banker DMR Rancho
24 CRAMDEN Drive
$1,199,000 
24 CRAMDEN Drive
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 3/0 Baths
2929 sq. ft.
Listed 9/29/2014
Courtesy of Lucie Campos, Coldwell Banker DMR PG-North
142 SEAFOAM Avenue
$1,199,000 Price reduced from $1,350,000 (-$151,000)
142 SEAFOAM Avenue
Monterey, CA

4 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1925 sq. ft.
Listed 5/5/2014
Courtesy of Mae Anne Lamb, Coldwell Banker DMR Rancho
1 WRIGHT Place
$995,000  (Contingent)
1 WRIGHT Place
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2392 sq. ft.
Listed 6/16/2014
Courtesy of Eric Stauffer, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
925 DOUD Street
$979,000 
925 DOUD Street
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2103 sq. ft.
Listed 11/24/2014
Courtesy of William Smith, Coldwell Banker DMR-Junipero
107 LITTLEFIELD Road
$925,000 
107 LITTLEFIELD Road
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
2769 sq. ft.
Listed 12/2/2014
Courtesy of Ben Heinrich, Coldwell Banker DMR Rancho
11 LA PLAYA Street
$795,000 Price reduced from $799,500 (-$4,500)
11 LA PLAYA Street
Monterey, CA

2 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1156 sq. ft.
Listed 5/20/2014
Courtesy of Monique Ryan, Coldwell Banker DMR PG-North
7572 PASEO Vista
$750,000 
7572 PASEO Vista
Monterey, CA

Listed 5/23/2014
Courtesy of Monterey Peninsula Home Team, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
15 VIA CASTANADA
$679,970 
15 VIA CASTANADA
Monterey, CA

5 Beds, 2/0 Baths
2672 sq. ft.
Listed 10/10/2014
Courtesy of William Smith, Coldwell Banker DMR-Junipero
601 Mar Vista Drive
$649,000 
601 Mar Vista Drive
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 2/0 Baths
1150 sq. ft.
Listed 12/16/2014
Courtesy of Pat Parrish, Coldwell Banker DMR-Junipero
1252 5TH Street
$625,000  (Contingent)
1252 5TH Street
Monterey, CA

1550 sq. ft.
Listed 8/8/2014
Courtesy of Monterey Peninsula Home Team, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
748 JESSIE Street
$585,000 Price reduced from $599,000 (-$14,000)
748 JESSIE Street
Monterey, CA

3 Beds, 2/1 Baths
1486 sq. ft.
Listed 8/28/2014
Courtesy of Joy Welch, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
589 NEWTON Street
$549,000 
589 NEWTON Street
Monterey, CA

2 Beds, 1/1 Baths
911 sq. ft.
Listed 11/7/2014
Courtesy of Monterey Peninsula Home Team, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
206 PASADERA Drive
$549,000 
206 PASADERA Drive
Monterey, CA

Listed 6/13/2014
Courtesy of Jim Somerville, Coldwell Banker DMR-Pebble Beach
975 CASS Street
$525,000 
975 CASS Street
Monterey, CA

1220 sq. ft.
Listed 7/25/2014
Courtesy of Monterey Peninsula Home Team, Coldwell Banker DMR PG South
125 SURF Way 334
$469,000 Price reduced from $488,000 (-$19,000)
125 SURF Way 334
Monterey, CA

1 Bed, 1/0 Bath
830 sq. ft.
Listed 10/30/2014
Courtesy of Kristin Butler, Coldwell Banker DMR-Junipero
500 GLENWOOD Circle 518
$329,000 Price reduced from $358,000 (-$29,000)
500 GLENWOOD Circle 518
Monterey, CA

2 Beds, 2/0 Baths
855 sq. ft.
Listed 7/21/2014
Courtesy of Monique Ryan, Coldwell Banker DMR PG-North

Monterey, CA Home Sales Price Trends

Period Total Sold Average Price Median Price
JUL-SEP 2014 55 $783,038 $610,000

Monterey, CA School Districts

District Grades Zip Code Rating
DIOCESE OF MONTEREY K-12 93942 No Rating
MONTEREY COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION K-12 93901 4
MONTEREY PENINSULA UNIFIED K-12 93940 4

Monterey, CA School Rankings (FAQ)

GreatSchools Performance Ratings provide an overview of a school's test performance. Based on a scale of 1-10.

MONTEREY 4 out of 10
CALIFORNIA 5 out of 10

Monterey, CA School Parent Ratings (FAQ)

GreatSchools Review Ratings are the overall ratings that are provided by either a Parent/Guardian, Teacher, Staff, Administrator, Student or Former Student. Based on a scale of 1-5.

MONTEREY
CALIFORNIA
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Monterey, CA Population

Population, household and median age statistics are based primarily on the 2010 US Census data projected forward to the present day.

Population: 28,311
Households: 12,331
Median Age: 37

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