Demographics

Location: Pacific Grove is located on the Central California coast, on the tip of the Monterey Peninsula, 125 miles south of San Francisco, 334 miles north of Los Angeles and 23 miles west of Salinas. It is bounded on the north by the Monterey Bay, on the east by Monterey, on the south by Pebble Beach and on the west of the Pacific Ocean.

Population: 15,522

Cost of Living Index: 148.80

Median Household Income: $50,254

Percentage with a Bachelors Degree or Higher: 44.08%

Weather: July's maximum temperature is approximately 68.1°F and January's minimum temperature is approximately 43.4°F with approximately 260 days of sunshine

Household Information:

Males 7,167 Number of Households 7,316
Female 8,355 Family Households 3,973
Married 13,257 Non-Family Households 3,343
Single 3,292 With Children Households 1,707
Separated 220 Age 0-4 558
Widowed 949 Age 5-9 673
Divorced 2,243 Age 10-14 955
Average Household Size 2.10 Age 15-19 874
Average Family Size 2.75 Age 20-24 587
Median Age 44.70 Age 25-34 1,742
Median Household Income $50,254 Age 35-44 2,449
Average Household Income $7,271 Age 45-54 3,001
Per Capita Income $31,277 Age 55-59 958
White Collar Jobs 7,423 Age 60-64 688
Blue Collar Jobs 7,741 Age 65-74 1,371
Employed 8,382 Age 75-84 1,239

 

Unemployed 268 Age 85+ 427

Income, Jobs and Education:

$0-10,000 20 Less than 9th Grade 354
$10,000 - $14,999 282 Some High School 575
$15,000 - $24,999 753 High School Graduate 1,762
$25,000 - $34,999 820 Some College 2,851
$35,000 - $49,999 1,382 Associate Degree 1,104
$50,000 - $74,999 1,583 Bachelor's Degree 3,052
$75,000 - $99,999 859 Graduate Degree 2,186
$100,000 - $149,999 760 Percentage High School or Higher 92.2%
$150,000 - $199,999 219    
Over $200,000 241    

Residential and Ethnicity Statistics:

Average Home Sale Price $417,400
Total Housing Units 7,998
Owner Occupied 3,607
Rental Occupied 3,709
Rental Vacancy Rate 2.6%
Vacant Housing Units 716
Median Travel Time to Work 19 minutes
Public Transportation to Work 141
Drive or Carpool to Work 755
Walk / Bike / Other  to Work 626
Work at Home 553
   
White 14,196
African American 254
Hispanic or Latino 1,108
Asian 933
American Indian or Alaska Native 222
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 84
Other 457

Crime:

Violent Crime 18
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter 0
Forcible Rape 2
Robbery 6
Aggravated Assault 10
Property Crime 403
Burglary 83
Larceny-theft 311
Arson 4