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Salinas, CA Metro Area&

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Population
433,898
0.59% growth
Median Age
34
Median Household Income
$60,494
4.55% growth
Poverty Rate
15.3%
Number of Employees
182,151
3.91% growth
Median Property Value
$429,100
9.7% growth

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Economy

The economy of Salinas, CA Metro Area employs 182,151 people. The economy of Salinas, CA Metro Area is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Accommodation & Food Service; and Wholesale trade, which employ respectively 19.5; 1.29; and 1.25 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Salinas, CA Metro Area are Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting (34,896), Healthcare & Social Assistance (19,425), and Accommodation & Food Service (18,075), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($79,663), Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($67,000), and Management of Companies & Enterprises ($52,969).

Median household income in Salinas, CA Metro Area is $60,494. Males in Salinas, CA Metro Area have an average income that is 1.26 times higher than the average income of females, which is $54,710. The income inequality of Salinas, CA Metro Area (measured using the Gini index) is 0.504 which is higher than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Salinas, CA Metro Area. In California the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 78 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $8,908. Monterey County, CA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in California.

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Diversity

Salinas, CA Metro Area is home to a population of 433,898 people, from which 77.7% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Salinas, CA Metro Area is composed of 250,912 Hispanic residents (57.8%), 132,788 White residents (30.6%), 23,734 Asian residents (5.47%), 12,761 Two+ residents (2.94%), and 10,038 Black residents (2.31%). The most common foreign languages in Salinas, CA Metro Area are Spanish (185,326 speakers), Tagalog (5,513 speakers), and Arabic (2,034 speakers), but compared to other places, Salinas, CA Metro Area has a relative high number of Spanish (185,326 speakers), Other (628 speakers), and Tagalog (5,513 speakers).

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In 2015 universities in Salinas, CA Metro Area awarded 6,621 degrees. The student population of Salinas, CA Metro Area is skewed away from females, with 3,603 male students and 3,018 female students. Most students in Salinas, CA Metro Area are White (2,474 and 37.4%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (2,347 and 35.4%), Unknown (722 and 10.9%), and Asian (359 and 5.42%). The largest universities in Salinas, CA Metro Area by number of graduates are Naval Postgraduate School (2,429 and 36.7%), California State University-Monterey Bay (1,396 and 21.1%), and Hartnell College (1,305 and 19.7%). The most popular majors in Salinas, CA Metro Area are General Business Administration & Management (410 and 6.19%), National Security Policy Studies (249 and 3.76%), and Systems Engineering (227 and 3.43%). The median tuition costs in Salinas, CA Metro Area are $37,100 for private four year colleges, and $5,472 and $16,632 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Salinas, CA Metro Area is $429,100, which is 2.21 times larger than the national average of $194,500. Between 2014 and 2015 the median property value increased from $391,200 to $429,100, a 9.7% increase. The homeownership rate of Salinas, CA Metro Area is 49.1%, which is lower than the national average of 63%. People in Salinas, CA Metro Area have an average commute time of 21.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Salinas, CA Metro Area is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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