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Pros

-Attractive setting
-Year-round climate
-Recreation/Entertainment

Cons

-Tourist impact
-Isolation
-Cost of living and housing


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Agricultural Salinas was dubbed the “salad bowl of the nation” by John Steinbeck because of its lettuce crops. Salinas is affordable and small in comparison to the others, but has the character of a typical California Central Valley town – dry, dusty, functional and with little intellectual stimulation. By contrast, nearby Monterey, Carmel, and Pacific Grove are located on the coastal Monterey Peninsula. Carmel, a noted artist colony and Hollywood refuge, has controlled growth and maintains a charming village character with some exceptional residential properties, while Monterey is a more commercialized setup honoring its fishing village heritage for its many visitors. Pacific Grove, with its assortment of well-built Victorian and Craftsman-era homes, is probably the most livable city on the peninsula.


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Quick Facts About Soledad


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Soledad is 8.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Soledad jobs have Increased by 2.16 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Soledad's cost of living is 20.00% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Soledad's population is 25,003 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 249.89 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Soledad is $300,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -40.52%.
    SCHOOLS
    Soledad public schools spend $9,416 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24.8 students per teacher in Soledad.

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  7/19/2010
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Soledad is a small town, and there really isn't much to do in the city itself, we don't even have a target. But Salinas, a mid size city is within 30 miles. One thing... (Read More)

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