Spreckels, CA Profile: Facts & Data


Spreckels Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Spreckels Content

Also See: Salinas, CA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Spreckels, California - Basic Facts

The Spreckels Census Designated Place had a population of 702 as of July 1, 2018. Spreckels ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in California. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Spreckels is located at latitude 36.6247 and longitude -121.6465 in Monterey County. The formal boundaries for the Spreckels Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Monterey County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 75 feet.

The Spreckels Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408789) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

California is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Spreckels Census Designated Place is located within Salinas CCD of Monterey County.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Spreckels 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Spreckels (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. California Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. California Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a California Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Spreckels, CA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 702
Population in Households 694
Population in Familes 603
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 5,745
Diversity Index3 87


Median Household Income $57,756
Average Household Income $90,687
Per Capita Income $28,039


Total Housing Units 255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 95 (37.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 142 (55.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 18 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $639,706
Average Home Value $744,531


Total Households 237
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 180
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.51% 0.51%
Households 0.42% 0.5%
Families 0.48% 0.44%
Median Household Income   4.96%
Per Capita Income   4.4%

Spreckels, CA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Spreckels to the other 1,516 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1125 26th
Population Density # 199 87th
Diversity Index # 123 92nd
Median Household Income # 779 49th
Per Capita Income # 875 42nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

California Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare California July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: