King City Monterey County, California

King City: City in California, named after its founder, Charles King

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King City is a city located in the county of Monterey in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,874 and a population density of 1,248 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 14,077 inhabitants.

The city was created 135 years ago in 1885.


King City is located at 36°12'46"N 121°7'34"W (36.2127400, -121.1260300).

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King City Quick Facts

Population : 14,077 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Monterey County
Postal code : 93930
Phone Area Codes : 831
Area : 10.32 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.49%
Land as percent of area : 96.51%
Altitude : 335 feet / 102 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1886 (135 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 18:25:11 (14th May 2021)
Density : 1,364 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.55% (2010-2019)
Weather : 50℉ Clear 7-days weather


The population of King City increased by 8.55% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,874 - census
2011 13,001 0.98% estimation process
2012 13,119 0.9% estimation process
2013 13,189 0.53% estimation process
2014 13,482 2.17% estimation process
2015 13,789 2.23% estimation process
2016 13,830 0.3% estimation process
2017 13,941 0.8% estimation process
2018 13,970 0.21% estimation process
2019 14,077 0.76% estimation process

King City zip code is 93930. County name: Monterey, County fips: 06053

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People born in King City (4)

People born in King City, including novelist Jeff Andrus, cartoonist Eldon Dedini, radio host, disc jockey George Taylor Morris, you can see a list of people who born in King City.


College & universities near King City

Code Name City ZIP
468769 CET-Soledad Soledad (CA) 93960-2996

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near King City

Code Name Address Type
KGC King City, California 1350 Broadway Circle BUS
SNS Salinas station Station Place and Railroad Avenue RAIL
PRB Paso Robles station 800 Pine Street RAIL
SES Seaside, California Playa Ave & California Ave BUS
MYH Monterey (Hyatt Regency), California 1 Old Golf Course Road BUS

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Monterey County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Monterey County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Salinas 155,465 City in California
Seaside 33,748 City in California, USA
Monterey 28,178 City in California, United States
Soledad 25,999 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Marina 22,781 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Pacific Grove 15,413 Town in Monterey County, California, United States
Gonzales 8,306 City in Texas, United States
Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,811 City in Monterey County, California
Del Rey Oaks 1,654 City in Monterey County, California, United States of America
Sand City 399 Human settlement in Monterey County, California, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

King City distances to largest California cities

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