Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Monterey County, California

Monterey County is a county located on the Pacific coast of the U.S. state of California, its northwestern section forming the southern half of Monterey Bay. The northern half of the bay is in Santa Cruz County. As of 2000, the population was 401,762. The county seat is Salinas. Monterey County is a member of the regional governmental agency, Association of Monterey Bay Area Governments. The coastline, including Big Sur, State Route 1, and the 17 Mile Drive on the Monterey Peninsula has made the county world famous. The city of Monterey was the capital of California under Spanish and Mexican rule. The economy is primarily based upon tourism in the coastal regions, and agriculture in the Salinas River valley. Most of the county's people live near the northern coast and Salinas valley, wh... (from wikipedia)

General Information
California State$309,685 Average House Value (as of 2000)
388,409 Population (as of 2000)$50,041 Average House Income (as of 2000)
381,906 Population (current)2,787.9 Square Miles of Land
2.7 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)81.9 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
8,664 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$861,737,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
108,297 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$3,630,082,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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