Half Moon Bay, California 

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Population

12,657

42% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$103,239

Avg. Home Price

$1,251,800

Best Places to Live in Half Moon Bay, California

Regional center - Northern California coast at the head of San Francisco Bay
Pros
-Year round climate
-Attractive setting
-Arts & culture
Cons
-Soft economy
-Crowding
-Extreme living costs

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What Bert Has To Say About San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward Metro Area

A world-class city in every respect, the stunningly beautiful and culturally rich San Francisco is not only a unique place to visit but also to live. The area has a lot going for it: exceptional arts and cultural activities, plenty of history and sense of place, a strong commercial and financial core; and all the education and services anyone could want. The climate is one of the most unusual in the world, and the area is among the most ethnically and socially diverse in the country. The many world-famous tourist attractions- Fisherman’s Wharf, Chinatown, the cable car system, hilltop residential enclaves, and the wine country to the north- mix with considerable local entertainment and culture to make the city one of the most interesting and fun places to live in the country.


QUICK FACTS

City: Half Moon Bay
Zip Codes: 94019
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 155 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Half Moon Bay is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Half Moon Bay jobs have increased by 3.79%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Half Moon Bay's cost of living is 153.30% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Half Moon Bay's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Half Moon Bay's population is 12,657 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 42.44%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Half Moon Bay is $1,251,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 18.44%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Half Moon Bay public schools spend $9,789 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24.5 students per teacher in Half Moon Bay. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Half Moon Bay

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Reviews for Half Moon Bay   3 Reviews
Great weather, great restaurants, but too many Dem - 10/29/2008
HMB has one of the best climates in the world. It also has some very good restaurants. You have the ocean on one side and scenic foothills to the east.It would be heaven... Read More

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Half Moon Bay - 6/14/2006
Rural coastal living in a great community close to San Francisco and Silicon... Read More

Incredible Area! - 8/29/2005
I lived in HMB for 17 years and loved (almost) every minute there. Beautiful hills to the east of the town and the Pacific ocean to the west. Close to San Francisco,... Read More


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94019