Capitola, Santa Cruz County, California

Capitola is a city in Santa Cruz County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 10,146. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.61 square miles. An elevation is 50 feet (15.24 m) above sea level. The population density was 6,290 people per square mile. The median age was 42.7 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 100 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
10,146 residents
Population Change
+1.1% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
42.7 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
10% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
5,075 residents
Population Females
5,071 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
9.4% Latin America, 3.4% Asia
Daytime Population Change
+1,761 (+17.2%)
Live and Work in the City
1,293 (25.9%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.4% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Capitola Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Capitola Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Capitola Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $593,480 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$263,480 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $738 – $1,167
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              166 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $4,472 (0.70%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,060 (0.70%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $55,649 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$9,601 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$10,120 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Cabrillo College
                      about 2 miles
                      Aptos, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 7,729
                    • University of California-Santa Cruz
                      about 7 miles
                      Santa Cruz, CA
                      FT enrollment: 17,751
                    • West Valley College
                      about 21 miles
                      Saratoga, CA
                      FT enrollment: 6,128
                    • Gavilan College
                      about 22 miles
                      Gilroy, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,327
                    • 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
                    • De Anza College
                      about 25 miles
                      Cupertino, CA
                      FT enrollment: 16,729

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • NEW BRIGHTON MIDDLE
                      Students: 609
                      Location: 250 WASHBURN AVE.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • OPAL CLIFFS
                      Location: 4510 JADE ST.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    Capitola Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    29 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    21 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    2.06 policemen (State: 2.31)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Capitola 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 Capitola

                              • GOLDEN AGE CONVALESCENT HOSPITAL
                                523 BURLINGAME AVENUE
                              • PACIFIC COAST MANOR
                                1935 WHARF ROAD
                              • SATELLITE DIALYSIS SANTA CRUZ
                                3801 CLARES STREET

                              Amtrak Stations in Capitola

                              • 4 miles: SANTA CRUZ (920 PACIFIC AVE.)
                                Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, snack bar, public transit connection.
                              • 12 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.

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Capitola by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Capitola


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            764% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            22 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            14 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            3 pc.
                                            Google Map of Capitola
                                            ZIP Codes for Capitola: 95010, 95062, 95073
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