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Seal Beach is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 24,662 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Seal Beach is the 280th largest community in California.
Housing costs in Seal Beach are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Seal Beach is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.29% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Seal Beach is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seal Beach who work in management occupations (16.13%), sales jobs (12.94%) and teaching (10.64%).
Of important note, Seal Beach is also a city of artists. Seal Beach has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Seal Beach’s character.
Also of interest is that Seal Beach has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Seal Beach 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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Seal Beach is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 46.27% of adults in Seal Beach have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Seal Beach in 2010 was $46,617, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $186,468 for a family of four. However, Seal Beach contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Seal Beach is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Seal Beach home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seal Beach residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Seal Beach also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Seal Beach include German, English, Irish, Italian, French and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Seal Beach is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.
|SEAL BEACH INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||12,517|
|SEAL BEACH HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||73.69%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||26.31%|
|TYPE OF SEAL BEACH HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||33.08%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||13.89%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||6.96%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||45.09%|
|SIZE OF SEAL BEACH HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.28%|
|AGE OF SEAL BEACH HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||3.86%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||21.49%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||72.26%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||2.38%|
|SEAL BEACH REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$385,217|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$1,914|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $66,000||2.88%|
|$66,001 - $132,000||11.13%|
|$132,001 - $264,000||22.48%|
|$264,001 - $396,000||13.50%|
|$396,001 - $528,000||6.66%|
|$528,001 - $660,000||3.07%|
|$660,001 - $990,000||14.89%|
|$990,001 - $1,320,000||16.58%|
|PEOPLE OF SEAL BEACH||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||3.28%|
|5 TO 17||9.69%|
|18 TO 24||3.71%|
|25 TO 34||8.33%|
|35 TO 54||20.33%|
|55 TO 64||16.93%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||37.73%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||94.66%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$54,026|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$46,617|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||9.12%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.98%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (10.39%)
Real estate (5.38%)
Public Service (4.21%)
Information Technology (2.58%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||0.74%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.20%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.07%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||4.60%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||4.36%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||14.20%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||German (15.90%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (83.98%)
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