Marina, California 

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Population

21,227

+8.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$53,828

Median Home Price

$557,100

Best Places to Live in Marina, California

Beach town/Small city - Northern California, on the south end of Monterey Bay, 110 miles south of San Francisco
Pros
-Attractive setting
-Year-round climate
-Recreation/Entertainment
Cons
-Tourist impact
-Isolation
-Cost of living and housing

Local Listings in Marina
 $798,000 
15138 Breckinridge Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2916 SqFt
 $640,000 
3 Carmel Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1715 SqFt
 $580,000 
13005 Pope Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1623 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Salinas Metro Area

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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Marina
Zip Codes: 93933
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 267 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Marina is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Marina jobs have increased by 1.75%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Marina's cost of living is 58.50% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Marina's Cost of Living

VOTING
Monterey county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Marina's population is 21,227 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.69%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Marina is $557,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.87%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Marina public schools spend $11,359 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.5 students per teacher in Marina. More Education


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Housing Market in Marina

It's a good time to buy in Marina. Home Appreciation is up 7.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Marina Real Estate

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Reviews for Marina   4 Reviews
Gray little commuter town by the distant sea - 5/29/2019
I've lived in Marina for the last 15 years. It is a gray place with old dated looking buildings, no real main street, and is the domain of the slum lord, and the mini... Read More

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If you grew up in the Army, you'll feel right at h - 4/14/2008
Old Fort Ord is the only affordable housing on the Monterey Peninsula. It's frequently colder here than it was in Oregon. There is finally some local public... Read More

wish i could move back - 11/4/2007
I find it funny when I lived here from '91-'01 there were hardly any stores new homes being build to justify staying. Then as soon as I move the city finally starts... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN MARINA
$798,000
15138 Breckinridge Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$640,000
3 Carmel Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$580,000
13005 Pope Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$639,000
16514 Alexander Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$745,000
3267 Marina Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$799,000
16915 Mahone St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$615,000
3102 Fehring Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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