The unemployment rate in Santa Barbara is 2.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Santa Barbara jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Santa Barbara's cost of living is 123.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Santa Barbara, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Santa Barbara county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Santa Barbara's population is 91,443 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 17.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Santa Barbara is $1,161,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.2%. Check out the homes in the area
Santa Barbara public schools spend $10,508 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 23.8 students per teacher in Santa Barbara. More Education