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A Taste of Monterey, California

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT MONTEREY?

  1. The City of Monterey in Monterey County is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay, on Central California's Pacific coast. It stands at an elevation of 26 feet above sea level. The 2010 census recorded a population of 27,810.

  2. The city had California's first theatre, public building, public library, publicly funded school, printing press, and newspaper. The city and surrounding area have attracted artists since the late 19th century and many celebrated painters and writers have lived there. Until the 1950s, there was an abundant fishery.

  3. The Monterey Jazz Festival began in 1958, presenting such artists as Louie Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, and Billie Holiday, and now claims to be "the longest running jazz festival in the world" (since the Newport Jazz Festival moved locations.

  4. In June 1967 the city was the venue of the Monterey Pop Festival. Formerly known as the Monterey International Pop Music Festival the three-day concert event was held June 16 to June 18, 1967 at the Monterey County Fairgrounds. It was the first widely-promoted and heavily-attended rock festival, attracting an estimated 200,000 total attendees with 55,000 to 90,000 people present at the event's peak at midnight on Sunday. It was notable as hosting the first major American appearances by Jimi Hendrix and The Who, as well as the first major public performances of Janis Joplin and Otis Redding.

Radio Stations
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KYZZ 97.9 FM Salinas, CA Sports
KCDU 101.7 FM Carmel, CA Top-40
KDON 102.5 FM Salinas, CA Hip Hop
KOCN 105.1 FM Pacific Grove, CA Rhythmic Oldies

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Monterey Wharf & Harbor

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Demographics of Monterey, California

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

78.3%

2.8%

0.5%

7.9%

13.7%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in Monterey, California


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BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Hair Studio 104 -  Category: Hair Salons -   - 700 Cass St Suite 104 Monterey, CA 93940 (831) 375-0104  - (reviews)

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Law Offices of Daniel S. Williams -  Category: Legal Services -   Do you need an experienced divorce lawyer in Monterey? Call the Law Offices of Daniel S. Williams today for a Monterey divorce attorney. We can help.   1200 Aguajito Rd Monterey, California (831) 233-3558  - (visit website)

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RECREATION

  1. Ebony Seaview -  Category: Black Golf Clubs -   455 English Ave. Monterey, CA 93940 (408) 327-9080

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Moms Home Soul Food Catering -  Category: Soul Food -   Monterey, CA 93940 (831) 394-9191

  2. Sly McFly's Lunch & Dinner -  Category: Blues/Jazz/Dining -   700 Cannery Row, Ste A, Monterey, CA 93940 (831) 649-8050   - (reviews)

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Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour 55th Anniversary in 2013!

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  1. Sly McFly's Lunch & Dinner -  Category: Blues/Jazz/Dining -   700 Cannery Row, Ste A, Monterey, CA 93940 (831) 649-8050   - (reviews)

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Monterey Jazz Festival -   (SEPTEMBER)    - (visit website)

    The Monterey Jazz Festival celebrates the legacy of jazz and expands the boundaries of and opportunities to experience jazz through the creative production of performances and educational programs.

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Monterey, California

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Monterey is located on Monterey Bay along the Pacific coast in Central California. According to the U.S. census bureau the population was 30,641.





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Demographics of Monterey, California
By Race White Black Native American Asian Hispanic
total population 80.83% 2.52% 0.57% 7.43% 10.86%

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