Salinas Valley and the Monterey
County is a unique and special place to live. Visit our area
links & school links to learn more about
this fun and exciting area.
is in the Central Coast area of California. We are about
100 miles south of San Francisco; 60 miles south of San Jose; and
about 350 miles north of Los Angeles.
is located eight miles inland from Monterey Bay, 325 miles north of
Los Angeles and 101 miles south of San Francisco, at the head of the
Salinas Valley. It is bisected by Highway 101 and linked to the
Monterey Peninsula by Highway 68.