Monterey County vs. San Benito County

Monterey County (CA)San Benito County (CA)
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)435,59461,537
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)4.9%11.3%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)415,06155,265
Population, Census, April 1, 2010415,05755,269
Persons under 5 years, percent7.1%6.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent26.1%25.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent13.6%12.9%
Female persons, percent49.1%49.9%
White alone, percent82.7%87.9%
Black or African American alone, percent3.5%1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent2.6%3.1%
Asian alone, percent6.8%3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.6%0.4%
Two or More Races, percent3.8%3.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent59.1%60.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent29.6%33.5%
Veterans, 2014-201817,4032,494
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201830.0%20.3%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)142,39919,438
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201851.1%63.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$477,200$496,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$2,185$2,378
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$554$636
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,401$1,477
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201326.5%13.6%
Building permits, 2018732553
Households, 2014-2018126,05217,740
Persons per household, 2014-20183.303.33
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201887.9%88.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201855.1%40.2%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201887.6%93.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201880.8%88.8%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201871.3%79.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201824.5%19.7%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20185.4%6.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent11.5%8.1%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.0%68.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201853.7%61.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)1,328,76849,887
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)2,150,972143,209
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)2,258,929591,100
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)5,775,222275,366
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)4,457,401345,195
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$10,445$6,068
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201822.735.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$66,676$81,977
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$28,836$31,475
Persons in poverty, percent13.3%8.6%
Total employer establishments, 20178,754986
Total employment, 2017113,20912,664
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)5,267,379575,922
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20175.0%7.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 201725,4363,649
All firms, 201230,1513,867
Men-owned firms, 201215,1081,694
Women-owned firms, 201210,5371,596
Minority-owned firms, 201211,0871,408
Nonminority-owned firms, 201217,3582,306
Veteran-owned firms, 20122,414296
Nonveteran-owned firms, 201225,7053,319
Black-owned firms, percent, 20072.4%0.0%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20071.3%0.0%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20077.5%0.0%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.0%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 200721.8%0.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200732.5%30.3%
Population per square mile, 2010126.539.8
Land area in square miles, 20103,280.601,388.71

Source: United States Census Bureau

About this page: Side-by-side comparison between Monterey county (CA) and San Benito county (CA) using the main population, demographic, and social indicators from the United States Census Bureau.