Welcome to Santa Monica

The Community

A city of its own, Santa Monica is a resort town located on the Pacific Ocean that boasts some of Los Angeles’ finest cuisine and nightlife.

The iconic Santa Monica Pier is still one of the most popular destinations to visit when in Los Angeles and the city is a favorite for those looking to move to Los Angeles because of its subtropical Mediterranean climate. The city of Santa Monica boasts some of the greatest public schools in Los Angeles and is part of the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, rather than Los Angeles Unified School District.

  • Highlights
  • Numerous Farmer Markets’ with the area’s largest on Sundays at Main and Ocean Park Blvd
  • Beach living at it’s finest
  • World-class shopping and dining
  • Beautiful open spaces including the remodeled Tongva Park
  • Minutes from Brentwood, West Los Angeles, and Venice

Community Stats

Percentage of households earning over $125,000/yr.

Percentage of residents 25 years old & older with a 4 year college degree.

Percentage of residents who own their homes in the area.

Population
84,084 people U.S. Census, 2000
People
9,817 people per sq mile
Median Income
$69,013
Area
8.57 sq miles