San Martin is a somewhat small town located in the state of California. With a population of 7,293 people and just one neighborhood, San Martin is the 468th largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
San Martin home prices are not only among the most expensive in California, but San Martin real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
San Martin is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, San Martin is a town of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in San Martin who work in management occupations (19.93%), sales jobs (11.64%) and office and administrative support (10.29%).
Of important note, San Martin is also a town of artists. San Martin has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape San Martin’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, San Martin is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, San Martin really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is San Martin perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in San Martin is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In San Martin, the average commute to work is 32.84 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.