Salinas , Monterey County, California

Salinas, city in California

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Salinas is a city located in the county of Monterey in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 150,441 and a population density of 2,456 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 155,465 inhabitants.

The city was created 147 years ago in 1874.

Salinas has a total area of 23.65 square miles (61.25 km2).

Salinas map

Salinas, CA Quick Facts

Population : 155,465 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : California
County : Monterey County
Postal code : 93962
Phone Area Codes : 831
Area : 61.25 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.16%
Land as percent of area : 99.84%
Altitude : 171 feet / 52 meters
Capital city : Salinas is capital of Monterey County
Establishment : March 03, 1874 (147 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00
Local time : 17:38:55 (17th April 2021)
Density : 2,538 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 3.23% (2010-2019)

The population of Salinas increased by 3.23% in 9 years.

Year Population Method
2010 150,441 census
2011 152,412 estimation process
2012 153,815 estimation process
2013 154,958 estimation process
2014 155,717 estimation process
2015 156,244 estimation process
2016 156,830 estimation process
2017 156,463 estimation process
2018 155,647 estimation process
2019 155,465 estimation process

Salinas, CA zip code is 93901. County name: Monterey, County fips: 06053

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People born in Salinas, CA (83)

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Stations (25)

Amtrak & bus stations near Salinas, CA

Code Name Address Type
SNS Salinas station Station Place and Railroad Avenue RAIL
PDL Prunedale, California Highway 156 and Highway 101 BUS
SES Seaside, California Playa Ave & California Ave BUS
MYH Monterey (Hyatt Regency), California 1 Old Golf Course Road BUS
MYT Monterey (Travelodge), California 675 Munras Street BUS

Other cities in Monterey County

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

City Name Population Title
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
King City 14,077 City in California, named after its founder, Charles King
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

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Salinas, CA distances to biggest California cities

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