Facts & Figures


City Overview*

As of 2010, Carmel-by-the-Sea’s population is 3,938 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -3.46 percent. See more Carmel-by-the-Sea demographic data.

The median home cost in Carmel-by-the-Sea is $679,040. Home appreciation the last year has been -8.28 percent. Find more data on Carmel-by-the-Sea Real Estate.

Compared to the rest of the country, Carmel-by-the-Sea’s cost of living is 101.40% (higher than the U.S. average). See a full report on Carmel-by-the-Sea Cost of Living.

Carmel-by-the-Sea public schools spend $5,896 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,678. There are about 18.9 students per teacher in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Learn about Carmel-by-the-Sea Schools and Education.

The unemployment rate in Carmel-by-the-Sea is 10.60 percent (U.S. avg. is 10.20%). Recent job growth is negative. Carmel-by-the-Sea jobs have decreased by 3.55 percent. See a full report on Carmel-by-the-Sea Economy.

*Data from Sperling’s BestPlaces.net


Additional demographic information can be found on the U.S. Census Bureau Website.