Santa Monica, CA Livability Score

Santa Monica, CA is Exceptionally Livable
  • • Santa Monica is ranked #2100 in California
  • • Santa Monica is ranked #1585 in the USA
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • Stable Housing Market
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Sunny Weather
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The Locals

StatisticSanta MonicaCaliforniaNational
Population (2013)90,00837,325,068309,138,711
Population density (sq mi)10,69624690
Median age40.235.237.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%53%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)41%48%45%
African American4%6%13%
Speak English73%56%79%
Speak Spanish10%29%13%
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  • July 23, 2010
Santa Monica, CA: Always Beautiful and TrendyOne of the most beautiful cities in California is Santa Monica. This gorgeous city has even inspired musicians like Sheryl Crow to create songs centering around it. One of Sheryl Crow's most famous songs "All I Wanna Do" centers aroundRead full review

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