Aptos, Santa Cruz County, California

Aptos is a city in Santa Cruz County, California. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 6,220. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.01 square miles. An elevation is 100 feet (30.48 m) above sea level. The population density was 887 people per square mile. The median age was 42 years (California state median age was 35.7 years). For every 100 females there were 88 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2010)
6,220 residents
Population Change
-33.8% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
42 years (State: 35.7)
Below the Poverty Line
12.3% (Year: 2013)
Population Males
2,920 residents
Population Females
3,300 residents
Foreign Born Residents
1.9% Asia, 1.8% Europe, 0.9% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
+1,126 (+19.2%)
Live and Work in the City
672 (23.4%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.4% (State: 5.5%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Aptos Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Aptos Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2013)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Aptos Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2013)
              $605,235 (State: $373,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$234,535 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2013)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $797 – $1,245
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              155 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $4,657 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $2,647 (0.40%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $78,625 (State: $60,190)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$16,782 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2013)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$6,574 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    List of Largest Colleges & Universities

                    • Cabrillo College
                      Full-time enrollment: 7,729
                      Location: 6500 Soquel Dr
                      Website: www.cabrillo.edu

                    Other Colleges & Universities

                    • University of California-Santa Cruz
                      about 9 miles
                      Santa Cruz, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 17,751
                    • Gavilan College
                      about 19 miles
                      Gilroy, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,327
                    • West Valley College
                      about 21 miles
                      Saratoga, CA
                      FT enrollment: 6,128
                    • San Jose City College
                      about 24 miles
                      San Jose, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,526
                    • California State University-Monterey Bay
                      about 24 miles
                      Seaside, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,125
                    • Evergreen Valley College
                      about 24 miles
                      San Jose, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,539
                    • San Jose State University
                      about 25 miles
                      San Jose, CA
                      FT enrollment: 23,357

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • DELTA CHARTER
                      Students: 52
                      Location: 6500 SOQUEL DR.
                      BLDG. 1190
                      Grades: 9-12
                      Charter school
                    • APTOS HIGH
                      Location: 100 MARINER WAY
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • APTOS JUNIOR HIGH
                      Students: 670
                      Location: 1001 HNTNGTN DR.
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • RIO DEL MAR ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 435
                      Location: 819 PINEHURST DR.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • MAR VISTA ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 270
                      Location: 6860 SOQUEL DR.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • VALENCIA ELEMENTARY
                      Location: 250 APTOS SCH RD.
                      Grades: KG-6

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • SANTA CRUZ MONTESSORI SCHOOL
                      Students: 288
                      Location: 6230 SOQUEL DR
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • TWIN LAKES CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 219
                      Location: 2701 CABRILLO COLLEGE DR
                      Grades: KG-7
                    • APTOS ACADEMY
                      Students: 95
                      Location: 1940 BONITA DR
                      Grades: PK-8
                    • MAGIC APPLE SCHOOL
                      Students: 61
                      Location: 2120 TROUT GULCH
                      Grades: 2-6
                    • ORCHARD SCHOOL
                      Students: 46
                      Location: 2408 TROUT GULCH RD
                      Grades: KG-6
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


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                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Aptos Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              64 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              2.55 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.04 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              16 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.64 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              39 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.56 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              246 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              9.81 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Aptos

                              • GOLDEN AGE CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                CAPITOLA, CA
                              • PACIFIC COAST MANOR
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                CAPITOLA, CA
                              • SATELLITE DIALYSIS SANTA CRUZ
                                Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away
                                CAPITOLA, CA
                              • DOMINICAN HOME HEALTH
                                Home Health Center, about 4 miles away
                                SANTA CRUZ, CA
                              • CAPITOLA CARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 4 miles away
                                SANTA CRUZ, CA
                              • SUTTER MATERNITY & SURGERY CENTER OF SANTA CRUZ Acute Care Hospitals
                                about 4 miles away
                                SANTA CRUZ, CA
                              • DRIFTWOOD HEALTHCARE CENTER – SANTA CRUZ
                                Nursing Home, about 5 miles away
                                SANTA CRUZ, CA

                              Amtrak Stations in Aptos

                              • 7 miles: SANTA CRUZ (920 PACIFIC AVE.)
                                Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, public transit connection.
                              • 10 miles: WATSONVILLE (W. LAKE AVE. & RODRIGUEZ ST.)
                                Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
                              • 19 miles: GILROY (7250 MONTEREY HWY.)
                                Bus Station . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, public transit connection.

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                                  Other Information

                                  Aptos by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2013)


                                      Natural Disasters in Aptos


                                        Air Quality Information

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          767% (Greater then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          22 pc. (State: 12 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          14 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          3 pc.
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                                          ZIP Codes for Aptos: 95003
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