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Santa Monica Schools and Demographics


Education near Santa Monica, CA

City County
High School Graduates 94.94 76.82
College Degree - 2 year 5.21 6.83
College Degree - 4 year 64.98 29.91
Graduate Degree 15.55 6.74
Expenditures per Student 18,162 11,954
Students per Teacher 23.3 24.1

Elementary Schools near Santa Monica, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Canyon Elementary School KG - 05 394 25.4 90402
Edison Elementary School KG - 05 451 23 90404
Franklin Elementary School KG - 05 767 22.6 90403
Grant Elementary School KG - 05 646 24.8 90405
John Muir Elementary School KG - 05 294 21 90405
McKinley Elementary School KG - 05 485 16.7 90404
Roosevelt Elementary School KG - 05 799 23.9 90403
Will Rogers Elementary School KG - 05 511 20.9 90405

Middle Schools near Santa Monica, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
John Adams Middle School 06 - 08 994 21.5 90405
Lincoln Middle School 06 - 08 1,067 23.2 90403

High Schools near Santa Monica, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Santa Monica High School 09 - 12 3,041 22.6 90405

Ungraded Schools near Santa Monica, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
* Olympic High (Continuation) School 09 - 12 93 11.5 90405

Demographics near Santa Monica, CA

City County
Neighborhood Type
Population 93,220 10,170,292
Population Density 10,888 2,458
Median Age 40.3 35.3
People per Household 1.9 3
Median Household Income 74,534 55,870
Average Income per Capita 58,252 27,987

Santa Monica Homes for Sale

Santa Monica, California, is a beachfront city located in western Los Angeles County. It is situated on the Santa Monica Bay 14 miles from downtown Los Angeles. High bluffs separate the beach from the north side of the city, which is bordered by Venice on the southeast, Mar Vista on the east, West Los Angeles on the northeast, Brentwood on the north and Pacific Palisades on the northwest. It has a population of about 90,000. Santa Monica has a mild Mediterranean climate and has earned a reputation as a resort destination. Recently the city has refurbished and revitalized its downtown area and experienced growth in its job market and tourist industry.

Santa Monica Homes for Sale and Real Estate

Santa Monica is known as a city of artists, and has more artists than 90 percent of communities in the United States. This concentration has helped give Santa Monica its unique character. The city embodies the spirit of California beach living with relaxed, healthy lifestyles and a laid-back vibe. Santa Monica offers a wide array of housing styles from luxurious beachfront homes to quaint bungalows to traditional Spanish Style estates. Home prices in Santa Monica are not only among the most expensive in California, they are also among the most expensive in the country.

Santa Monica Neighborhoods

Santa Monica is divided into several distinct neighborhoods, they are:
  • Santa Monica Canyon
  • North of San Vicente
  • North of Montana
  • Montana Avenue
  • North of Wilshire
  • Ocean Avenue
  • Downtown Santa Monica
  • Midtown Santa Monica
  • Pico District
  • Ocean Park
  • Sunset Park

Santa Monica Economy and Employment Opportunities

Many well known businesses have headquarters or regional offices in Santa Monica, such as:
  • Universal Music Group
  • Lions Gate Films
  • RAND Corporation
  • Beachbody
  • Macerich
  • COR Capital, LLC
  • Entravision Communications
  • Demand Media
  • Anworth Mortgage
  • The Playtone Company
  • Fatburger
  • TOMS Shoes
  • Viacom
  • MTV
  • Yahoo
  • Microsoft
In addition, many game development studios have offices in Santa Monica, and the city continues to be a central location for this industry. Top employers in Santa Monica are:

Santa Monica Attractions

Due to its excellent location and close proximity to both the beach and Hollywood, Santa Monica has a seemingly infinite number of things to see and do, including:

Santa Monica Transportation and Commuting

Santa Monica is easily accessed by I-10, SR 2, SR 1, I-405 and historic Route 66. Public city bus service is provided by the Big Blue Bus and Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority's bus lines. It is a bicycle friendly community with many bike lanes on local streets. The nearest airports are Santa Monica Airport (general aviation) and Los Angeles International Airport.

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Khajak Z. Kassabian
429 Santa Monica Blvd. Suite 360
Santa Monica, CA
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620 Santa Monica Blvd. #B
Santa Monica, CA
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604 Arizona Ave
Santa Monica, CA
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PAR Commercial Brokerage
1250 6th St. Ste 303
Santa Monica, CA
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Partners Trust - Ocean Park
1730 Ocean Park Ave., 2nd fl.
Los Angeles, CA
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Douglas Emmett Management, Inc
808 Wilshire Blvd. #200
Santa Monica, CA
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Ocean Avenue Investments
312 Pico Bl.
Santa Monica, CA
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Market Group Realty
216 Pico Blvd. Suite 18
Santa Monica, CA
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Mapp Management
1033 3rd St.
Santa Monica, CA
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Dogtown Realty
2009 Main St.
Santa Monica, CA
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