Real Estate Market Update for

Santa Cruz, CA
$66,646
Median Household Income
4,944/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Santa Cruz, CA

Area Overview for

Santa Cruz, CA
  • Population: 62,995
  • Median Age: 31.44 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 9.0%
  • Population Density: 4,944/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 15.58%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Santa Cruz, CA
  • Closest Airport: Norman Y Mineta San Jose International
  • Closest College: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-SANTA CRUZ
  • Closest Jr. College CABRILLO COLLEGE
  • Median Household Income: $66,646
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 26.61%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $710,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: SAN JOSE SHARKS
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 34%

School Information for

Santa Cruz, CA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Brook Knoll Elementary School 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Santa Cruz Waldorf School 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8
Scotts Valley Middle School 2.2 mi Public 6-8
Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School 2.5 mi Private 6-12
Westlake Elementary School 3.1 mi Public K-5
Holy Cross 3.4 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Mission Hill Middle School 3.4 mi Public 6-8
Happy Valley Elementary School 3.5 mi Public K-6
Ark Independent Studies School 3.6 mi Public 9-12
Costanoa Continuation High School 3.6 mi Public 10-12
Santa Cruz City Elementary Alternative Education-monarch School 3.6 mi Public K-6
Midtown Montessori 3.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K
Santa Cruz High School 3.6 mi Public 9-12
Branciforte Middle School 3.6 mi Public 6-8
Wilderness Skills Institute 3.7 mi Private K-12
Baymonte Christian School 3.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8
De Laveaga Elementary School 3.9 mi Public K-5
Santa Cruz Children's School 4.0 mi Private K-6
Bay View Elementary School 4.0 mi Public K-5
Spring Hill Advanced School 4.0 mi Private K-6
Santa Cruz Adult 4.0 mi Public UNGRADE-UNGRADE
Gault Elementary School 4.1 mi Public K-5
Alternative Family Education School 4.2 mi Public K-12
Harbor High School 4.2 mi Public 9-12
Pacific Collegiate Charter School 4.3 mi Public 7-12
Vine Hill Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-5
Vhm Christian 4.4 mi Private K-8
Monterey Coast Preparatory 4.4 mi Private 6-12
Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary School 4.4 mi Public K-5
Scotts Valley High School 4.5 mi Public 9-12
Green Acres Elementary School 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Ocean Alternative Education Center 4.5 mi Public K-8
Special Education Preschool 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL
Tierra Pacifica Charter School 4.5 mi Public K-8
Bay School, The 4.7 mi Private UNGRADE-UNGRADE
Gateway School 4.9 mi Private K-8
Live Oak Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Good Shepherd Catholic School 5.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Shoreline Middle School 5.3 mi Public 6-8
Del Mar Elementary School 5.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Cypress Charter High School 5.5 mi Public 9-12
Bonny Doon Elementary School 5.9 mi Public K-6
Santa Cruz County Community School 6.1 mi Public 7-12
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Santa Cruz, CA