Salinas Information

Salinas Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Salinas, CA

General Salinas Information

State: California

County: Monterey County

Close cities: Prunedale, CA, Marina, CA, Castroville, CA, Oak Hills, CA, San Juan Bautista, CA, Moss Landing, CA, Spreckels, CA, Boronda, CA, Aromas, CA, Honeydew, CA, Chualar, CA, Elkhorn, CA

Salinas Population (census data)
Total 143,517 (-4.9% since 2000)
Male 76,348 (53.2%)
Female 67,169 (46.8%)

Population Density: 7,552 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 115.5 (US Avg is 100)

Salinas Elevation: 53 feet above sea level

Land Area: 19.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $52,560

Zip Codes: 93908, 93906, 93902, 93907, 93915, 93901, 93912, 93905, and 93962.

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Salinas Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (64.1%)
  • Other race (38.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (24.2%)
  • Two or more races (5.1%)
  • Filipino (3.9%)
  • Black (3.3%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
  • Japanese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (4.7%)
  • Irish (3.8%)
  • English (3.3%)
  • United States (2.4%)
  • Italian (2.2%)
  • French (1.1%)
Foriegn Born: 53,016 people (36.9%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Salinas Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Salinas School Information

High Schools
Alisal High (777 Williams Road, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Salinas Union High District)
Central Bay High (Continuation) (17500 Pesante Road, Salinas, CA, 93907 - North Monterey County Unified District)
Everett Alvarez High (1900 Independence Boulevard, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas Union High District)
Mount Toro High (10 Sherwood Place, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas Union High District)
North Salinas High (55 Kip Drive, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas Union High District)
Salinas High (726 South Main Street, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Salinas Union High District)
Middle Schools
Buena Vista Middle (18250 Tara Drive, Salinas, CA, 93908 - Spreckels Union Elementary District)
El Sausal Middle (1155 East Alisal Street, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Salinas Union High District)
Gavilan View Middle (18250 Van Buren Avenue, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Santa Rita Union Elementary District)
Harden Middle (1561 McKinnon Street, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas Union High District)
La Paz Middle (1300 North Sanborn Road, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Salinas Union High District)
San Benancio Middle (43 San Benancio Road, Salinas, CA, 93908 - Washington Union Elementary District)
Washington Middle (560 Iverson Street, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Salinas Union High District)
Elementary Schools
Bardin Elementary (425 Bardin Road, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Cesar E. Chavez Elementary (1225 Towt Street, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Creekside Elementary (1770 Kittery Street, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary (925 North Sanborn Road, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Echo Valley Elementary (147 Echo Valley Road, Salinas, CA, 93907 - North Monterey County Unified District)
El Gabilan Elementary (1256 Linwood Drive, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Frank Paul Elementary (1300 Rider Avenue, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Fremont Elementary (1255 East Market Street, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Graves Elementary (15 McFadden Road, Salinas, CA, 93908 - Graves Elementary District)
Henry F. Kammann Elementary (521 Rochex Street, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Jesse G. Sanchez Elementary (901 North Sanborn Road, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
John E. Steinbeck Elementary (1714 Burlington Drive, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
La Joya Elementary (55 Rogge Road, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Santa Rita Union Elementary District)
Lagunita Elementary (975 San Juan Grade Road, Salinas, CA, 93907 - Lagunita Elementary District)
Laurel Wood Elementary (645 Larkin Street, Salinas, CA, 93907 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Loma Vista Elementary (757 Sausal Drive, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Los Padres Elementary (1130 John Street, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Mission Park Elementary (403 West Acacia Street, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Monterey Park Elementary (410 San Miguel Avenue, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Natividad Elementary (1465 Modoc Avenue, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas City Elementary District)
New Republic Elementary (636 Arcadia Way, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Santa Rita Union Elementary District)
Oscar F. Loya Elementary (1505 Cougar Drive, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Prunedale Elementary (17719 Pesante Road, Salinas, CA, 93907 - North Monterey County Unified District)
Roosevelt Elementary (120 Capitol Street, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Santa Rita Elementary (2014 South Santa Rita Street, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Santa Rita Union Elementary District)
Sherwood Elementary (110 South Wood Street, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Toro Park Elementary (22500 Portola Drive, Salinas, CA, 93908 - Washington Union Elementary District)
University Park Elementary (431 West Alisal Street, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Virginia Rocca Barton Elementary (680 Las Casitas Drive, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Washington Elementary (340 Corral De Tierra Road, Salinas, CA, 93908 - Washington Union Elementary District)
Other/Private Schools
Alisal Community (1437 Del Monte Avenue, Salinas, CA, 93905 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Boronda Meadows (915 Larkin Street, Salinas, CA, 93907 - Salinas City Elementary District)
Community Day (Ten Sherwood Place, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Salinas Union High District)
McKinnon (2100 McKinnon, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Santa Rita Union Elementary District)
Monterey County Home Charter (901 Blanco Circle, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Monterey County Office Of Education District)
Monterey County Special Education (132 West Market Street, Salinas, CA, 93912 - Monterey County Office Of Education District)
Oasis Charter Public (404 Lincoln Avenue, Salinas, CA, 93901 - Alisal Union Elementary District)
Salinas Community (1420 Natividad Road, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Monterey County Office Of Education District)
Wellington M. Smith, Junior (1420 Natividad Road, Salinas, CA, 93906 - Monterey County Office Of Education District)

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