North Salinas, Salinas, CA

North Salinas Neighborhood Guide Salinas, CA

About

North Salinas is a vibrant neighborhood located in Salinas, California, known for its diversity and friendly locals. It's well-connected by major roads like Boronda Road and San Juan Grade Road, making commutes hassle-free. Popular nearby attractions include the famous Natividad Creek Park and the Northridge Mall for shopping enthusiasts. North Salinas also gives easy access to Hartnell College and the Steinbeck Center.

What You Will Love About North Salinas, Salinas, California

  • The welcoming, diverse community that makes up North Salinas.
  • Its proximity to major attractions like the Natividad Creek Park, Northridge Mall, and educational institutions.
  • The convenient road connectivity that makes commuting easy.

What’s Nearby

North Salinas neighbors downtown Salinas, a hub of activity, and is just a short drive from the stunning Monterey Bay. The neighborhood is also in close proximity to the Salinas Fairways Golf Course for golfing enthusiasts.

The Rental Market

In the North Salinas neighborhood, the rental price trends for 1-bedroom apartments over the last year have seen a range. The average rental price has been around $1,946, with the minimum average price at $1,765, and the maximum at $2,027.

Rental Price Stability

Given the standard deviation of $84.62, the rental rates in North Salinas have shown a fair level of stability. The variation is moderate, indicating neither dramatic spikes nor drops.

Lifestyle

Life in North Salinas offers a blend of suburban peace with the convenience of nearby city amenities. The neighborhood supports an active lifestyle with parks and golf courses nearby, and the vibrant Northridge Mall provides ample shopping and dining options.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 175 restaurants, 40 grocery stores, and 14 parks within a mile of the North Salinas neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Salinas Grocery Outlet

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1415 N Main St

  • SHOPPING
    Harden Ranch Plaza

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.3 miles

    N Main St

  • GROCERY
    Grocery Outlet

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1415 N Main St

  • GROCERY
    Safeway

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1546 N Main St

  • SHOPPING
    Origins

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.3 miles

    200 Northridge Shopping Ctr

  • GROCERY
    Del Sala Farmers Produ

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Farmers Market, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    1380 N Main St

North Salinas Apartments and Rentals

79 Rental properties in North Salinas, Salinas, CA.

  • 93 North Apartments property

    $2,130+

    93 North Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    518–865 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • 1112 Del Monte Ave property

    $1,895

    1112 Del Monte Ave

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    414 Sqft

  • 1357 Garner Ave property

    $1,875

    1357 Garner Ave

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    610 Sqft

  • 1317 Garner Ave property

    $1,800

    1317 Garner Ave

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    381 Sqft

  • 1231 Garner Ave property

    $2,975

    1231 Garner Ave

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1028 Sqft

  • 1980 Bradbury St property

    $3,500

    1980 Bradbury St

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1681 Sqft

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
52.8%
0.5%
utilities
24%
55.6%
food
6.7%
6.5%
transportation
0.4%
27.4%
healthcare
17.1%
6.5%

North Salinas Demographics

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North Salinas Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 8 of 8 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 7 of 8 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 7 of 8 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 7 of 8 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 7 of 8 renters

  • Quiet Area

    Yes

    Say 7 of 8 renters

North Salinas Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

59/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

55/100
Bike Score®

Amtrak

Train Stop

11 Station Pl

Greyhound: Bus Station

Bus Stop

3 Station Pl

Monterey and Salinas Railroad Museum

Train Stop

26 Railroad Ave

Source: foursquare.com

North Salinas Schools

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