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Gonzales is a city in Monterey County, in the Salinas metro area.

The community was named after the family of Teodoro Gonzales, landowners

The latitude of Gonzales is 36.506N. The longitude is -121.443W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 135 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,510.


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Median household income
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$41,582
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Gonzales demographic reports
Gonzales is in the Salinas Valley
The local economy was dominated by cattle and grain raising until the 189Os, when dairies were established
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 43. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 5.1 per 1,000 people.
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Starbucks

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3% of Gonzales residents report German ancestry, and 1% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Gonzales ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Gonzales was $12,438, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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7% of Gonzales residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Gonzales, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $584.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,275.


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Monterey County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Gonzales political report.

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The average commute time for Gonzales workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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