Most Expensive Aptos Neighborhoods
Aptos is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 6,412 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Aptos is the 481st largest community in California.
Aptos home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but Aptos real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Aptos is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.34% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Aptos is a town of managers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Aptos who work in management occupations (15.14%), sales jobs (14.54%) and business and financial occupations (9.99%).
Of important note, Aptos is also a town of artists. Aptos has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Aptos’s character.
Also of interest is that Aptos has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 10.11% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Aptos is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Aptos, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Aptos is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 51.14% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Aptos in 2010 was $39,214, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $156,856 for a family of four. However, Aptos contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Aptos is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Aptos home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aptos residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Aptos also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.57% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aptos include Irish, English, German, European, Italian and French.
The most common language spoken in Aptos is English. Some people also speak Spanish.
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||2,416|
|APTOS HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||66.70%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||33.30%|
|TYPE OF APTOS HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||71.97%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||6.44%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||4.89%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||8.35%|
|SIZE OF APTOS HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||1.24%|
|AGE OF APTOS HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||9.98%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||44.72%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||42.20%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||3.11%|
|APTOS REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$868,275|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,258|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $69,000||2.61%|
|$69,001 - $138,000||0.00%|
|$138,001 - $277,000||6.20%|
|$277,001 - $415,000||4.09%|
|$415,001 - $553,000||5.77%|
|$553,001 - $692,000||10.61%|
|$692,001 - $1,038,000||43.73%|
|$1,038,001 - $1,384,000||14.76%|
|PEOPLE OF APTOS||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||4.63%|
|5 TO 17||15.09%|
|18 TO 24||13.22%|
|25 TO 34||12.91%|
|35 TO 54||23.38%|
|55 TO 64||15.00%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||15.77%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||97.84%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$78,929|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$39,214|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||10.74%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Retail (17.78%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (10.09%)
Public Service (3.72%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||2.13%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.56%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.34%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||0.65%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.46%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||12.57%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (16.71%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (89.11%)
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