Soledad Monterey County, California

Soledad: City in Monterey County, California, United States

About

Soledad is a city located in the county of Monterey in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 25,738. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 25,247 inhabitants.

The city was created 101 years ago in 1921.

Soledad Quick Facts

Population : 25,247 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Monterey County
Postal code : 93960
Phone Area Codes : 831
Water as percent of area : 3.32%
Land as percent of area : 96.68%
Altitude : 190 feet / 58 meters
Establishment : March 03, 1921 (101 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Los_Angeles
Local time : 21:30:22 (28th May 2022)
Population growth : -1.94% (2010-2020)
Soledad locator map
Location of Soledad on California map.
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Soledad citylimits
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Geography

Soledad is located at 36°25'29"N 121°19'35"W (36.4246900, -121.3263200).

Soledad map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Soledad decreased by 1.94% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 25,738 - census
2011 26,391 2.47% estimation process
2012 26,459 0.26% estimation process
2013 25,772 -2.67% estimation process
2014 25,239 -2.11% estimation process
2015 24,882 -1.43% estimation process
2016 25,594 2.78% estimation process
2017 26,154 2.14% estimation process
2018 25,968 -0.72% estimation process
2019 25,999 0.12% estimation process
2020 25,247 -2.98% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 8,912
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 8,465
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 9,106
April 1, 2010 Population : 8,392
People under 5 years old, percentage : 8.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 31.0%
People over 65 (%) : 11.2%
Female persons, % : 50.5%
White only, percent : 74.2%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.8%
Asians alone % : 6.2%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 8.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 50.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 37.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 311
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 25.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.8%

Soledad zip code is 93960. County name: Monterey, County fips: 06053

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 56.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $203,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,400
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $378
2015-2019 median gross rent : $927
2015-2019 Households : 2,455
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.49
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 43.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 68.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.0%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 58.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.6%
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 20,502
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,408
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $54,792
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $22,495
Percentage of people living in poverty : 19.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 316
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 151
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 115
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 177
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 109
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 300
2010 population per square mile : 4,491.3
2010 land area in square miles : 1.87
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 74.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $320,100
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,909
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $485
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,286
2015-2019 Households : 16,332
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.43
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 81.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 22.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 47,166
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 45,728
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,446,280
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 468,043
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,666
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $77,065
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,509
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,681
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,009
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,265
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,266
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,194
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 373
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,084
2010 population per square mile : 1,339.0
2010 land area in square miles : 34.29
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 140,551
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 62.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $497,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,049
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $587
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,495
Permits for construction, 2020 : 1,634
2015-2019 Households : 127,415
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.44
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 77.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 95.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.4%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 68.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 64.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 842,241
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,129,555
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,061,462
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 4,498,340
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,733
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 23.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $83,019
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $46,826
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.7%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 12,856
2019 total employment : 156,833
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 10,686,121
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 40,829
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 44,183
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 22,564
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 15,895
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,078
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 38,265
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,374
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 38,450
2010 population per square mile : 405.6
2010 land area in square miles : 726.29
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 55.2%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $61,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $825
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $317
2015-2019 median gross rent : $690
2015-2019 Households : 2,622
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.63
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 79.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 82.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 62.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 83.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 18.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 26.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,382
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 59,375
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 70,031
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 193,383
2012 total retail sales per capita : $25,808
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $37,120
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $19,220
Percentage of people living in poverty : 24.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 876
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 340
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 339
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 95
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 701
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 59
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 696
2010 population per square mile : 551.7
2010 land area in square miles : 13.57

Schools in Soledad

College & universities near Soledad, CA

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

Stations (17)

Amtrak & bus stations near Soledad, CA

Code Name Address Type
KGC King City, California 1350 Broadway Circle BUS
SNS Salinas station Station Place and Railroad Avenue RAIL
SES Seaside, California Playa Ave & California Ave BUS
PDL Prunedale, California Highway 156 and Highway 101 BUS
MYH Monterey (Hyatt Regency), California 1 Old Golf Course Road BUS

Post offices near Soledad

Post Office Name City ZIP
Soledad Post Office Soledad (CA) 93960

Other cities in Monterey County

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

City Name Population Title
Salinas 154,868 City in California
Seaside 34,115 City in California, USA
Monterey 28,511 City in California, United States
Marina 21,836 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Prunedale 17,560 Census-designated place in Monterey County, California
Greenfield 17,184 City in Monterey County, California, United States
Pacific Grove 15,299 Town in Monterey County, California, United States
King City 14,077 City in California, named after its founder, Charles King
Gonzales 8,237 City in Texas, United States
Castroville 6,481 Town in the U.
Del Monte Forest 4,514 Census-designated place in Monterey County, California
Carmel Valley Village 4,407 Unincorporated community in Monterey County, California, United States
Carmel-by-the-Sea 3,744 City in Monterey County, California
Pajaro 3,070 Census-designated place in Monterey County, California
Boronda 1,710 Census-designated place in Monterey County, California
Del Rey Oaks 1,645 City in Monterey County, California, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Soledad distances to largest California cities