Santa Monica Interesting Stats

Statistics about Santa Monica

Interesting Statistics about Santa Monica

Santa Monica is a relatively large coastal city, ranking as the 80th largest community in California. Santa Monica homes are among the most expensive in the state and country with a median home value of $1.23 million. Santa Monica residents are mainly white-collar, with over 90% of the workforce having white-collar jobs. It is also home to many artists, designers, and people working in media, and is in the top 10% of communities in America with artist/creative types. This is a big factor that helps shape its community and culture, with many murals on local businesses, homes, and public areas. It is also a relatively highly educated community with 64.71% having college degrees compared to the 21.84% national average.

Santa Monica’s iconic points of interest

Santa Monica Ferris Wheel
California Incline, which is the road that connects Ocean Avenue to the Pacific Coast Highway.
Santa Monica Pier, which opened in 1909 it is home to Pacific Park where the iconic Santa Monica Ferris wheel is located along with 12 other rides.
3rd street promenade, where you can find street performers, shopping, dining, and more!