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Demographics Analysis

The people of Watsonville City, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,733

5 to 9 years : 1,819

10 to 14 years : 2,363

15 to 17 years : 1,278

18 and 19 years : 998

20 years : 454

21 years : 482

22 to 24 years : 1,464

25 to 29 years : 1,952

30 to 34 years : 1,653

35 to 39 years : 1,800

40 to 44 years : 1,820

45 to 49 years : 1,693

50 to 54 years : 1,391

55 to 59 years : 1,076

60 and 61 years : 437

62 to 64 years : 388

65 and 66 years : 150

67 to 69 years : 103

70 to 74 years : 626

75 to 79 years : 499

80 to 84 years : 243

85 years and over : 336

Female:

Under 5 years : 2,251

5 to 9 years : 2,506

10 to 14 years : 1,804

15 to 17 years : 1,516

18 and 19 years : 1,069

20 years : 268

21 years : 598

22 to 24 years : 1,361

25 to 29 years : 1,619

30 to 34 years : 1,745

35 to 39 years : 1,685

40 to 44 years : 1,802

45 to 49 years : 1,756

50 to 54 years : 1,188

55 to 59 years : 1,448

60 and 61 years : 412

62 to 64 years : 614

65 and 66 years : 270

67 to 69 years : 494

70 to 74 years : 589

75 to 79 years : 330

80 to 84 years : 324

85 years and over : 561


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Watsonville City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 31,897

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 33

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 206

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 5,498

Not a U.S. citizen : 14,334


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 4,946

5 to 17 years : 10,036

18 to 24 years : 4,555

25 to 34 years : 3,074

35 to 44 years : 2,486

45 to 54 years : 1,131

55 to 59 years : 922

60 and 61 years : 286

62 to 64 years : 251

65 to 74 years : 564

75 years and over : 556

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 120

18 to 24 years : 100

25 to 34 years : 173

35 to 44 years : 217

45 to 54 years : 308

55 to 59 years : 493

60 and 61 years : 80

62 to 64 years : 250

65 to 74 years : 471

75 years and over : 878

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 12

18 to 24 years : 30

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 67

45 to 54 years : 65

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 12

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 30

75 years and over : 23

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 1,118

18 to 24 years : 2,009

25 to 34 years : 3,722

35 to 44 years : 4,337

45 to 54 years : 4,524

55 to 59 years : 1,109

60 and 61 years : 471

62 to 64 years : 501

65 to 74 years : 1,167

75 years and over : 836


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Watsonville City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 9,924

Now married, except separated : 4,415

Divorced : 1,189

Separated : 312

Widowed : 320

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 491

Now married, except separated : 1,469

Divorced : 615

Separated : 84

Widowed : 346

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 84

Now married, except separated : 104

Divorced : 33

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6

Foreign born:

Never married : 6,004

Now married, except separated : 11,064

Divorced : 932

Separated : 299

Widowed : 801


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Watsonville City, California)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 4,648

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,528

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,656

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,743

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,189

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,461

$50,000 to $64,999 : 732

$65,000 to $74,999 : 294

$75,000 or more : 909

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 177

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 465

$10,000 to $14,999 : 420

$15,000 to $24,999 : 541

$25,000 to $34,999 : 284

$35,000 to $49,999 : 287

$50,000 to $64,999 : 323

$65,000 to $74,999 : 129

$75,000 or more : 379

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 0

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 42

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $34,999 : 43

$35,000 to $49,999 : 56

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 65

Foreign born:

No income : 2,470

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 3,205

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,141

$15,000 to $24,999 : 5,053

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,510

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,536

$50,000 to $64,999 : 597

$65,000 to $74,999 : 222

$75,000 or more : 366


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Watsonville City, California)

Born in state of residence : 18,119

Born in other state of the United States : 22,500

Native; born outside the United States : 43,315

Foreign born : 17,960


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Under 3 years : 3,103

3 and 4 years : 1,863

5 years : 1,198

6 to 8 years : 2,445

9 to 11 years : 2,430

12 to 14 years : 2,419

15 to 17 years : 2,788


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Watsonville City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 956

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,225

$15,000 to $19,999 : 613

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,119

$25,000 to $29,999 : 662

$30,000 to $34,999 : 848

$35,000 to $39,999 : 854

$40,000 to $44,999 : 973

$45,000 to $49,999 : 449

$50,000 to $59,999 : 948

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,464

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,810

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,013

$125,000 to $149,999 : 524

$150,000 to $199,999 : 350

$200,000 or more : 302


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Watsonville City, California is 51,968



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Watsonville City, California: 25,758
Female Population in Watsonville City, California: 26,210


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Watsonville City, California: 27.9
Median Female Resident Age in Watsonville City, California: 30.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Watsonville City, California


White


Both sexes

33.1

Male

31.4

Female

34.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.7

Male

29.4

Female

30.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.1

Male

27.2

Female

32.4

Asian


Both sexes

45.9

Male

45.1

Female

47.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.0

Male

27.5

Female

18.0

Other


Both sexes

25.8

Male

25.6

Female

26.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

23.2

Male

22.5

Female

24.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.1

Male

25.7

Female

26.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.1

Male

49.1

Female

54.1


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,024

No health insurance coverage : 221

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,794

No health insurance coverage : 148

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,368

No health insurance coverage : 1,030

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,102

No health insurance coverage : 1,503

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,410

No health insurance coverage : 1,199

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,054

No health insurance coverage : 1,019

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,376

No health insurance coverage : 473

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 847

No health insurance coverage : 26

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,043

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,753

No health insurance coverage : 184

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,734

No health insurance coverage : 406

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,042

No health insurance coverage : 1,254

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,152

No health insurance coverage : 1,212

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,468

No health insurance coverage : 1,019

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,025

No health insurance coverage : 919

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,922

No health insurance coverage : 535

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,325

No health insurance coverage : 16

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,156

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 628

No employer-based health insurance : 2,617

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,660

No employer-based health insurance : 3,282

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,819

No employer-based health insurance : 1,579

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,594

No employer-based health insurance : 2,011

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,831

No employer-based health insurance : 1,778

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,428

No employer-based health insurance : 1,645

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 945

No employer-based health insurance : 904

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 173

No employer-based health insurance : 700

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 248

No employer-based health insurance : 795

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 578

No employer-based health insurance : 2,359

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,740

No employer-based health insurance : 3,400

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,135

No employer-based health insurance : 2,161

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,282

No employer-based health insurance : 2,082

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,492

No employer-based health insurance : 1,995

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,710

No employer-based health insurance : 1,234

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,153

No employer-based health insurance : 1,304

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 294

No employer-based health insurance : 1,047

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 262

No employer-based health insurance : 894


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Watsonville City, California)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 28,807

Born in other state in the United States : 3,090

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 33

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 206

Foreign born : 19,832


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Watsonville City, California)

Speak only English : 11,825

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 33,180

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 40

German or other West Germanic languages : 0

Slavic languages : 121

Other Indo-European languages : 456

Korean : 77

Chinese : 257

Vietnamese : 0

Tagalog : 565

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 419

Other and unspecified languages : 44


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 87

No Medicare coverage : 8,100

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 277

No Medicare coverage : 15,257

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,890

No Medicare coverage : 26

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 54

No Medicare coverage : 8,023

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 367

No Medicare coverage : 15,181

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,405

No Medicare coverage : 92


(updated 2013)



Races in Watsonville City, California


  • White: 37,757
  • African American: 81
  • American Indian: 437
  • Asian: 1,747
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 205
  • Some Other Race: 10,337
  • Two or More Races: 1,404



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Watsonville City, California citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Watsonville City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,108   (9.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 865   (7.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,747   (14.85%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 742   (6.31%)
  • 9th Grade: 591   (5.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 354   (3.01%)
  • 11th Grade: 272   (2.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 524   (4.46%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,366   (20.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 626   (5.32%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,186   (10.08%)
  • Associate Degree: 474   (4.03%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 563   (4.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 234   (1.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 82   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 28   (0.24%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,181   (9.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 925   (7.53%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,504   (12.24%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 674   (5.49%)
  • 9th Grade: 477   (3.88%)
  • 10th Grade: 396   (3.22%)
  • 11th Grade: 373   (3.04%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 513   (4.18%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,453   (19.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 797   (6.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,342   (10.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 465   (3.79%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 866   (7.05%)
  • Master's Degree: 217   (1.77%)
  • Professional School Degree: 94   (0.77%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.05%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Watsonville City, California)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 601

5 to 9 years : 4,097

10 to 14 years : 3,854

15 to 17 years : 2,599

18 and 19 years : 1,509

20 to 24 years : 1,429

25 to 34 years : 739

35 years and over : 411

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 34

5 to 9 years : 138

10 to 14 years : 242

15 to 17 years : 90

18 and 19 years : 144

20 to 24 years : 211

25 to 34 years : 54

35 years and over : 37

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,246

5 to 9 years : 90

10 to 14 years : 71

15 to 17 years : 105

18 and 19 years : 414

20 to 24 years : 2,987

25 to 34 years : 6,176

35 years and over : 21,587


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Watsonville City, California

  • Pajaro Valley Unified


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 294 Green Valley Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 786-2100, Students: 19,329 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Watsonville City, California

  • Pajaro Valley High


    ( Grades: 9-10, Location: 500 Harkins Slough Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-8102, Students: 1,094 )

  • Lakeview Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2350 East Lake Ave., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6455, Students: 744 )

  • E. A. Hall Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 Brewington Ave., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6270, Students: 685 )

  • Calabasas Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 202 Calabasas Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6368, Students: 672 )

  • Ann Soldo Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1140 Menasco Dr., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 786-1310, Students: 626 )

  • Amesti Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 25 Amesti Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6250, Students: 620 )

  • T. S. Macquiddy Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 330 Martinelli St., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6315, Students: 604 )

  • Rolling Hills Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 130 Herman Ave., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6341, Students: 593 )

  • H. A. Hyde Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 125 Alta Vista St., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6243, Students: 584 )

  • Starlight Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 225 Hammer Dr., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6974, Students: 580 )

  • Cesar E. Chavez Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 440 Arthur Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 786-2135, Students: 577 )

  • Bradley Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 321 Corralitos Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6366, Students: 560 )

  • Landmark Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 235 Ohlone Pkwy., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 761-7940, Students: 557 )

  • Hall District Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 300 Sill Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6371, Students: 557 )

  • Mintie White Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 515 Palm Ave., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6321, Students: 549 )

  • Pajaro Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 250 Salinas Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6238, Students: 518 )

  • Alianza Charter


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 115 Casserly Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6333, Students: 492 )

  • Ohlone Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 21 Bay Farms Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6977, Students: 473 )

  • Radcliff Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 550 Rodriguez St., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6469, Students: 405 )

  • Pacific Coast Charter


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 294 Green Valley Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 761-6021, Students: 227 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Watsonville City, California

  • Watsonville High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 250 East Beach St., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6390, Students: 2,486 )

  • Renaissance High Continuation


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 11 Spring Valley Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-6344, Students: 201 )

  • Academic/vocational Charter Institute


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 294 Green Valley Rd., Watsonville, CA 95077, Phone: (831) 786-2100, Students: 57 )

  • New School Community Day


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 521 Main St. Ste. W, Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 761-6140, Students: 51 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Watsonville City, California

  • Cet-watsonville


    ( < 2-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 188; Location: 0 Blanca Lane, Watsonville, CA 95076, )

Largest Schools (Private) In Watsonville City, California

  • Monte Vista Christian School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 2 School Way, Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 722-8178, Students: 861 )

  • Green Valley Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 376 S Green Valley Road, Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 724-6505, Students: 337 )

  • Salesian Elementary & Junior High School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 605 Enos Lane, Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-5518, Students: 203 )

  • Mount Madonna School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 491 Summit Road, Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (408) 847-2717, Students: 175 )

  • Moreland Notre Dame School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 133 Brennan Street, Watsonville, CA 95076, Phone: (831) 728-2051, )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Watsonville City, California

  • La Selva Beach Branch Library


    314 Estrella, Watsonville, CA 95076

  • Pajaro Branch Library


    29 Bishop St., Watsonville, CA 95076

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Watsonville City, California

  • Main Library


    275 Main St., Suite 100, Watsonville, CA 95076

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Watsonville City, California


  • Pajaro Valley Historical Association


    Po Box 623, Watsonville, CA 95076

  • Redman Foundation


    Po Box 2526, Watsonville, CA 95076

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Watsonville City, California affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Watsonville City, California.

Area Features of Watsonville City, California


Building


(1) American Medical Response Santa Cruz Division   (2) Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Pajaro Valley   (3) North County Fire Protection District Of Monterey County Station 3   (4) Saint Francis Orphan Asylum Historical   (5) Santa Cruz County Court House Annex   (6) Veterans Memorial Building   (7) Watsonville Auditorium   (8) Watsonville Chamber Of Commerce   (9) Watsonville Fire Department Station 1   (10) Watsonville Police Department   (11) Watsonville Public Library   (12) Westmed Ambulance Unit 30   (13) William H Volck Museum   (14) William H Volck Museum Library  

Cemetery


(1) Independent Order Of Oddfellows Cemetery   (2) Pajaro Valley Memorial Park   (3) Pioneer Cemetery   (4) Saint Francis Cemetery  

Census


(1) Interlaken Census Designated Place   (2) Las Lomas Census Designated Place   (3) Pajaro Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) All Saints Episcopal Church   (2) Assumption Catholic Church   (3) Bethel Tabernacle   (4) Calvary Christian Center   (5) Church Of Christ   (6) Church Of God   (7) Church Of God Historical   (8) Church Of Jesus Christ Temple Bethany Church   (9) Church Of The Nazarene   (10) First Baptist Church   (11) First Christian Church   (12) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (13) First Presbyterian Church   (14) First United Methodist Church Of Watsonville   (15) Full Gospel Mission Church   (16) Good Samaritan Church Of God In Christ   (17) Iglesia Apostolica   (18) Iglesia Metodista Unida De Pajaro   (19) Iglesia Santa Pentecostes Templo   (20) Our Lady Help Of Christians Valley Roman Catholic Church   (21) Pentecostal Holiness Church   (22) Presbyterian Hispanic New Church In America   (23) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (24) Saint Paul Baptist Church   (25) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (26) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (27) Trinity Lutheran Church   (28) Valley Catholic Church   (29) Watsonville Buddhist Temple   (30) Westview Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) Bolsa De San Cayetano   (2) Salsipuedes  

Gap


(1) Hecker Pass  

Hospital


(1) Watsonville Health Center  

Lake


(1) College Lake   (2) Drew Lake   (3) Kelly Lake   (4) Lake Tynan   (5) Simas Lake   (6) Warner Lake  

Locale


(1) Crestview Shopping Center   (2) East Lake Village Shopping Center   (3) Glaum Egg Ranch   (4) Spring Hills Golf Club   (5) Watsonville Golf Course  

Park


(1) Atri Park   (2) Callaghan Park   (3) Crestview Park   (4) Flodberg Park   (5) Linear Park   (6) Mount Madonna County Park   (7) Ramsay Park   (8) Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds   (9) Second Street Playground   (10) The Glass House State Historic Landmark   (11) Watsonville Plaza  

Populated Place


(1) Colache Town   (2) Interlaken   (3) Johnston Corner   (4) Las Lomas   (5) Pajaro   (6) Pajaro Mobile Manor   (7) Portola Heights Mobile Home Park   (8) Watsonville   (9) Watsonville Junction  

Post Office


(1) Watsonville Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Rose Reservoir   (2) Sprig Lake  

Ridge


(1) Bald Ridge   (2) Casserly Ridge   (3) Long Ridge   (4) Mill Ridge  

School


(1) Alianza Charter School   (2) Ann Soldo Elementary School   (3) Carlton School Historical   (4) Casserly School Historical   (5) E A Hall Middle School   (6) Hall District Elementary School   (7) Lakeview Middle School   (8) Linscott Charter School   (9) Macquiddy Elementary School   (10) Mintie White Elementary School   (11) Moreland Notre Dame School   (12) Ohlone Elementary School   (13) Pajaro Middle School   (14) Radcliff Elementary School   (15) Railroad School Historical   (16) Saint Francis Central Coast Catholic High School   (17) Salsipuedes Elementary School   (18) Solano Summit Academy   (19) Watsonville Charter School Of The Arts   (20) Watsonville Grammar School Historical   (21) Watsonville High School   (22) Watsonville-aptos Adult School  

Stream


(1) Carneros Creek   (2) Casserly Creek   (3) Corralitos Creek   (4) Coward Creek   (5) Gaffey Creek   (6) Hughes Creek   (7) Salsipuedes Creek  

Summit


(1) Mount Madonna  

Tower


(1) Klau-am Capitola  

Valley


(1) Arano Canyon   (2) Banks Canyon   (3) Blackhawk Canyon   (4) Corncob Canyon   (5) Cummings Canyon   (6) Kinky Canyon   (7) Mill Canyon   (8) Renz Gulch  

Woods


(1) Thompsons Grove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Watsonville City, California

95076 (pop. 81,136)


Cities Nearby Watsonville City, California

Watsonville Ccd, CA  (pop. 72,797) 1.3 Miles
Pajaro Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,665) 1.6 Miles
Freedom Cdp, CA  (pop. 3,229) 2.0 Miles
Interlaken Cdp, CA  (pop. 6,260) 2.7 Miles
Amesti Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,438) 2.9 Miles
Las Lomas Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,677) 4.1 Miles
Pajaro Ccd, CA  (pop. 16,690) 4.3 Miles
Aptos Hills-larkin Valley Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,563) 4.7 Miles
Corralitos Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,699) 5.4 Miles
Aromas Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,074) 7.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Watsonville City, California

831



Elevation in Watsonville City, California is 30.0 ft. (9.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Watsonville City, California

Lat: 36.920054 N        Long: -121.763725 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Watsonville City, California need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In California

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
  Total Electric Industry 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
  Total Electric Industry 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 4.10 3.65 3.00 3.28 0.00 3.28
  Full-Service Providers 10.71 10.05 7.16 4.16 0.00 9.34
  Total Electric Industry 10.64 9.44 6.27 4.15 0.00 8.75
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 13.64 7.82 6.78 9.36 0.00 7.63
  Full-Service Providers 10.85 10.55 7.22 4.79 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.89 10.25 7.14 4.87 0.00 9.47
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.48 1.35 2.08 2.09 0.00 1.67
  Energy-Only Providers 13.21 8.02 7.49 10.78 0.00 8.21
  Full-Service Providers 12.08 12.41 9.54 8.47 0.00 11.41
  Total Electric Industry 12.09 12.15 9.23 8.48 0.00 11.22
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.80 3.57 2.17 5.73 0.00 2.95
  Energy-Only Providers 8.12 6.00 6.18 17.16 0.00 6.14
  Full-Service Providers 12.63 13.84 10.23 6.53 0.00 12.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.64 13.36 9.81 6.60 0.00 12.19
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.43 3.90 2.72 0.00 0.47 3.33
  Energy-Only Providers 7.41 5.76 6.18 0.00 3.47 5.94
  Full-Service Providers 12.23 12.83 9.79 0.00 7.38 12.05
  Total Electric Industry 12.23 12.48 9.59 0.00 5.80 11.78
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.66 4.31 3.14 0.00 0.50 3.72
  Energy-Only Providers 6.88 5.90 5.95 0.00 3.59 5.90
  Full-Service Providers 12.20 11.81 9.33 0.00 8.03 11.53
  Total Electric Industry 12.20 11.64 9.27 0.00 6.42 11.35
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.42 4.62 3.48 0.00 0.50 4.07
  Energy-Only Providers 9.52 6.83 6.68 0.00 3.95 6.75
  Full-Service Providers 12.49 11.97 9.39 0.00 8.11 11.71
  Total Electric Industry 12.51 11.92 9.55 0.00 6.55 11.63
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.79 4.92 3.54 0.00 0.55 4.27
  Energy-Only Providers 10.57 7.66 7.17 0.00 3.82 7.41
  Full-Service Providers 14.32 12.93 9.95 0.00 7.66 12.92
  Total Electric Industry 14.33 12.90 10.09 0.00 6.29 12.82

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Watsonville City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 794   (4.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 681   (4.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 888   (5.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,973   (12.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2,161   (13.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 2,634   (16.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 2,035   (12.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,284   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 592   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 651   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 419   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 195   (1.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 848   (5.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,191   (7.3%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Watsonville City, California)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 865

1 vehicle available : 1,514

2 vehicles available : 274

3 vehicles available : 30

4 or more vehicles available : 24

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 458

1 vehicle available : 589

2 vehicles available : 1,323

3 vehicles available : 316

4 or more vehicles available : 100

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 102

1 vehicle available : 560

2 vehicles available : 568

3 vehicles available : 421

4 or more vehicles available : 250

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 106

1 vehicle available : 1,261

2 vehicles available : 3,123

3 vehicles available : 1,402

4 or more vehicles available : 824


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Watsonville City, California)

1-person household:

No workers : 1,535

1 worker : 1,172

2-person household:

No workers : 855

1 worker : 1,158

2 workers : 773

3-person household:

No workers : 293

1 worker : 637

2 workers : 654

3 workers : 317

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 368

1 worker : 1,969

2 workers : 2,446

3 or more workers : 1,933


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Watsonville City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 15,109

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,597

In 3-person carpool : 589

In 4-person carpool : 183

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 87

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 77

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 614

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 34

Bicycle : 156

Walked : 620

Other means : 1,178

Worked at home : 565


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Watsonville City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 284

5 to 9 minutes : 2,126

10 to 14 minutes : 3,951

15 to 19 minutes : 4,419

20 to 24 minutes : 2,421

25 to 29 minutes : 539

30 to 34 minutes : 3,911

35 to 39 minutes : 443

40 to 44 minutes : 1,134

45 to 59 minutes : 1,305

60 to 89 minutes : 618

90 or more minutes : 93


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Watsonville City, California

  • KSCO (1080 AM; 5.0 kW; Santa Cruz, CA; Owner: Zwerling Broadcasting System, Ltd)
  • KZSJ (1120 AM; 5.0 kW; Gilroy, CA; Owner: Bustos Media Holdings, Llc)
  • KLOK (1170 AM; 50.0 kW; San Jose, CA; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • KNRY (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Monterey, CA; Owner: People's Radio, Inc.)
  • KAZA (1290 AM; 5.0 kW; Morgan Hill, CA; Owner: Radio Fiesta Corporation)
  • KOMY (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Santa Cruz, CA; Owner: Zwerling Broadcasting System, Ltd)
  • KZSF (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; San Jose, CA; Owner: Carlos A. Duharte)
  • KRML (1410 AM; 0.5 kW; Carmel, CA; Owner: Wisdom Broadcasting Co, Inc.)
  • KVVN (1430 AM; 2.5 kW; San Jose, CA; Owner: Urban Radio Iii, L.l.c.)
  • KION (1460 AM; 10.0 kW; Salinas, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KSJX (1500 AM; 5.0 kW; San Jose, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KMPG (1520 AM; 5.0 kW; Hollister, CA; Owner: Promo Radio Corp.)
  • KLIV (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; San Jose, CA; Owner: Empire Broadcasting)
  • KIDD (630 AM; 1.0 kW; Marina, CA; Owner: Buckley Communications, Inc.)
  • KKMC (880 AM; 10.0 kW; Gonzales, CA; Owner: Monterey County Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KDBV (980 AM; 10.0 kW; Salinas, CA; Owner: Centro Cristiano Vida Abundante, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Watsonville City, California

  • KPRC-FM (100.7 FM; Salinas, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KCDU (101.7 FM; Del Rey Oaks, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of Monterey, Llc)
  • KDON-FM (102.5 FM; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KBOQ (103.9 FM; Pebble Beach, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of Monterey, Llc)
  • KCNL (104.9 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KCNL (104.9 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KOCN (105.1 FM; Del Rey Oaks, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KVVF (105.7 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • NEW (105.9 FM; Carmel Valley, CA; Owner: Aurora Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (105.9 FM; Carmel Valley, CA; Owner: Aurora Communications, Inc.)
  • KEZR (106.5 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • KSES-FM (107.1 FM; Del Rey Oaks, CA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KPIG-FM (107.5 FM; Castroville, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of Monterey, Llc)
  • KZSC (88.1 FM; Santa Cruz, CA; Owner: The Regents Of The University Of California)
  • KUSP (88.9 FM; Salinas, CA; Owner: Pataphysical Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.)
  • KMTG (89.3 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: San Jose Unified School District)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; San Martin, CA; Owner: Centro Cristiano Sion)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Santa Cruz, CA; Owner: Pataphysical Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; San Martin, CA; Owner: 3. Centro Cristiano Cosecha Final)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Morgan Hill, CA; Owner: Centro Cristiano Vida Abundante)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Morgan Hill, CA; Owner: Common Frequency, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; San Martin, CA; Owner: Generations Four Square Church)
  • KLVM (89.7 FM; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Prunedale Educational Association)
  • KFER (89.9 FM; Santa Cruz, CA; Owner: Santa Cruz Educational Broadcasting Foundation)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; San Martin, CA; Owner: National Hispanic University)
  • KAZU (90.3 FM; Del Rey Oaks, CA; Owner: Foundation Of California State University, Monterey Bay)
  • KSJS (90.5 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: San Jose State University)
  • KHRI (90.7 FM; Hollister, CA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KSRI (90.7 FM; Santa Cruz, CA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KHDC (90.9 FM; Gonzales, CA; Owner: Radio Bilingue, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Carmel Valley, CA; Owner: 5. Centro Cristiano De Fe, Inc)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Carmel Valley, CA; Owner: Centro Cristiano Sion)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Hollister, CA; Owner: Centro Cristiano Vida Abundante)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Carmel Valley, CA; Owner: Colina Alta Ministries, Inc.)
  • KSPB (91.9 FM; Pebble Beach, CA; Owner: Robert Louis Stevenson School)
  • KSJO (92.3 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KTOM-FM (92.7 FM; Del Rey Oaks, CA; Owner: Cc Licenses, Llc)
  • KXSM (93.5 FM; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Lazer Licenses, Llc)
  • KBAY (94.5 FM; San Jose, CA; Owner: Nm Licensing Llc)
  • KRTY (95.3 FM; Los Gatos, CA; Owner: Krty, Ltd.)
  • KKHK (95.5 FM; Del Rey Oaks, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of Monterey, Llc)
  • KWAV (96.9 FM; Salinas, CA; Owner: Buckley Broadcasting Of Monterey)
  • KUFX (98.5 FM; Los Gatos, CA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Watsonville City, California

  • KQET (Channel 25; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Northern California Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KQET (Channel 25; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Northern California Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KCBA (Channel 35; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Seal Rock Broadcasters, L.l.c.)
  • KION-TV (Channel 46; Salinas, CA; Owner: Newport Television Llc)
  • KSMS-TV (Channel 67; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KSBW (Channel 8; San Juan Bautista, CA; Owner: Hearst-argyle Stations, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Watsonville City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,293  (13.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,488  (15.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,275  (12.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1,837  (18.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,696  (17.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,606  (21.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,605  (21.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,163  (29.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 1,103  (14.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 11  (0.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 553 Farms In Watsonville City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Watsonville City, California

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Santa Cruz County Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $439.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

Comerica Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $65.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 483

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Citibank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 958

Rabobank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.3m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 121

Union Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $108.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 415

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Watsonville City, California

  • Watsonville Municipal


    (about 1.8 miles in Freedom, California; Airport Code: WVI)

  • Marina Municipal


    (about 16.5 miles in Marina, California; Airport Code: CO3)

  • Salinas Municipal


    (about 19.7 miles in Salinas, California; Airport Code: SNS)

  • Hollister Municipal


    (about 19.9 miles in Hollister, California; Airport Code: HLI)

  • Monterey Peninsula


    (about 23.4 miles in Del Rey Oaks, California; Airport Code: MRY)

  • Monterey Regional


    (about 23.4 miles in Del Rey Oaks, California; Airport Code: MRY)

  • San Jose International


    (about 32.1 miles in Santa Clara, California; Airport Code: SJC)

  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International


    (about 32.1 miles in Santa Clara, California; Airport Code: SJC)

  • Moffett Field NAS


    (about 37.6 miles in Moffett Field, California; Airport Code: NUQ)

  • Moffett Federal Airfield


    (about 37.7 miles in Moffett Field, California; Airport Code: NUQ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Watsonville City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

60.74%

Carpooled

25.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.74%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.05%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.06%

Ferryboat

0.06%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.04%

Bicycle

1.55%

Walked

5.35%

Other Means

2.44%

Worked At Home

1.55%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Watsonville City, California, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Watsonville City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,591

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,851

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 329

Renter-occupied housing units : 669

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 511

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,053

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,261

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,845


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Watsonville City, California)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 319

Householder 35 to 44 years : 1,018

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,136

Householder 55 to 59 years : 377

Householder 60 to 64 years : 495

Householder 65 to 74 years : 482

Householder 75 years and over : 191

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 29

Householder 35 to 44 years : 199

Householder 45 to 54 years : 135

Householder 55 to 59 years : 174

Householder 60 to 64 years : 245

Householder 65 to 74 years : 206

Householder 75 years and over : 686


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Watsonville City, California)

Less than 10.0 percent : 123

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 232

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 447

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 900

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,162

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 924

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,042

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 929

50.0 percent or more : 2,603

Not computed : 56


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Watsonville City, California)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $315,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $316,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $302,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $237,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $385,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $364,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $365,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $311,600


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Watsonville City, California: 77.7%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Watsonville City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 0.95%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 38.07%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 60.98%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Watsonville City, CA): $37,617
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Watsonville City): $207,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Watsonville City): $742
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Watsonville City, California

Utility Gas: 73.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.4%
Electricity: 21.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 2.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Watsonville City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Watsonville City, California

Alliance Home Health, Inc


     Address: 19045 Portola Drive, Suite B, Salinas, California 93908
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/19/2005

Dominican Home Health


     Address: 8030 Soquel Avenue, #104, Santa Cruz, California 95062
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 1/20/2000

Visiting Nurse Association Of Santa Cruz County


     Address: 2880 Soquel Avenue, Suite 10, Santa Cruz, California 95062
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

San Benito Home Health Care


     Address: 920 Sunnyslope Road, Suite C, Hollister, California 95023
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/11/1996

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc


     Address: 700 Cass Street, Suites 122 & 124, Monterey, California 93940
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/24/1989

Hospitals Close To Watsonville City, California

Watsonville Community Hospital


     Address: 75 Nielson Street, Watsonville, California 95076
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Natividad Medical Center


     Address: 1441 Constitution Boulevard, Salinas, California 93906
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital


     Address: 450 East Romie Lane, Salinas, California 93901
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Saint Louise Regional Hospital


     Address: 9400 No Name Uno, Gilroy, California 95020
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Sutter Maternity And Surgery Center


     Address: 2900 Chanticleer Avenue, Santa Cruz, California 95065
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Watsonville City, California

Country Villa Watsonville East Nursing Center


     Address: 535 Auto Center Drive, Watsonville, California 95076
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 65
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Country Villa Watsonville West Nrsg & Rehab Ce


     Address: 525 Auto Center Drive, Watsonville, California 95076
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 80
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Valley Convalescent Hospital


     Address: 919 Freedom Blvd, Watsonville, California 95076
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Windsor The Ridge Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 350 Iris Drive, Salinas, California 93906
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Pacific Coast Care Center


     Address: 720 East Romie Lane, Salinas, California 93901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 136
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Watsonville City, California

Name: General Electric
Address: 171 Curtner Avenue; San Jose, CA 95125
Distance: 27 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Watsonville City, California

    Retired Workers: 5,555
    Disabled Workers: 1,245
    Widowers Workers: 765
    Spouses Workers: 580
    Children Workers: 805


(updated 2007)



Santa Cruz County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 72.98%
  • Bush & Cheney 24.86%
  • Other 2.16%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Watsonville City, California citizens.

Relocation to Santa Cruz County, CA

5.90 % of Santa Cruz County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $57,060

California Average 5.75 %

0.11 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $21,000

California Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Santa Cruz County, CA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Santa Clara County , CA 1.02 % ($94,361 AGI )
  • Monterey County , CA 0.62 % ($42,670 AGI )
  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.28 % ($44,151 AGI )

Relocation away from Santa Cruz County, CA

7.17 % of Santa Cruz County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $53,342

California Average 6.27 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $75,565

California Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Santa Cruz County, CA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Santa Clara County , CA 1.15 % ($85,093 AGI )
  • Monterey County , CA 0.62 % ($38,459 AGI )
  • San Francisco County , CA 0.35 % ($43,984 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in California

Low Bracket: $6,827 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $44,815 (9.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in California

7.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Watsonville City, California is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Watsonville City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Watsonville City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 4 0 3 2 2 6 1 3 4 1 5 2 3
    per 100,000 9 0 6 4 4 12 2 6 8 2 10 4 6
Rape 19 23 23 25 17 17 17 14 17 13 14 15 20
    per 100,000 42 50 49 54 36 35 35 28 33 25 27 29 38
Robbery 81 84 99 76 81 82 110 81 86 98 92 87 71
    per 100,000 180 183 210 163 171 170 224 161 169 190 178 167 136
Assault 205 215 204 180 137 199 269 255 243 215 170 148 143
    per 100,000 455 469 433 386 289 412 549 508 477 418 328 284 275
Burglary 296 293 331 236 284 359 284 290 285 271 328 265 218
    per 100,000 656 638 702 505 598 742 579 578 560 526 633 509 419
Larceny Theft 1,519 1,533 1,569 1,377 1,481 1,485 1,770 1,358 1,259 1,091 967 1,024 824
    per 100,000 3,369 3,341 3,329 2,949 3,120 3,071 3,610 2,705 2,474 2,119 1,867 1,967 1,582
Vehicle Theft 126 111 149 176 278 163 222 224 281 177 310 296 266
    per 100,000 279 242 316 377 586 337 453 446 552 344 598 569 511
Arson 6 9 9 10 7 21 11 14 15 14 11 9 9
    per 100,000 13 20 19 21 15 43 22 28 29 27 21 17 17
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
77 81 82 71 59 76 99 88 88 82 70 63 59
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
487 487 515 450 513 507 572 472 460 388 404 399 329
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
282 284 298 260 286 292 336 280 274 235 237 231 194


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In California

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
102,616 86,846 87,706 66,041 63,500 86,912 123,821 0 80,848 82,147


(updated 2014)



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