Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach, California is known for its beautiful beaches, excellent schools, and a high standard of living. Additionally, Manhattan Beach is located in close proximity to Los Angeles, providing residents with easy access to the city's many cultural and entertainment offerings. Overall, Manhattan Beach is considered a highly desirable place to live due to its combination of coastal living and urban amenities.

There are many fun things to do including:

  1. The city's beaches are known for their soft sand and clear water, making them a great spot for swimming, sun-bathing, and relaxing.
  2. The waves at Manhattan Beach are popular among surfers, and the beach also offers opportunities for paddleboarding, kayaking, and more.
  3. Manhattan Beach is known for its beach volleyball scene, and there are many courts located along the beach where visitors can play.
  4. The beach bike path offers a scenic route for cycling and running, and it's also a good spot for rollerblading.
  5. The downtown area of Manhattan Beach features a variety of shops, restaurants, and bars, providing residents with plenty of options for entertainment and dining.
  6. Fishing is allowed at the Manhattan Beach Pier, which also offers a great spot for sightseeing.
  7. The city is home to the Manhattan Beach Country Club, a well-regarded golf course.
  8. Parks and recreation: The city has many parks and playgrounds, and outdoor recreational activities such as basketball and tennis courts.
  9. Visitors can take a tour of the Sand Dune Park which is a nature reserve, or enjoy the beautiful views from the Manhattan Beach Pier.

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Overview for Manhattan Beach, CA

35,585 people live in Manhattan Beach, where the median age is 43 and the average individual income is $99,695. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

35,585

Total Population

43 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$99,695

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Manhattan Beach, CA

Manhattan Beach has 13,422 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Manhattan Beach do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 35,585 people call Manhattan Beach home. The population density is 11,231.025 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

35,585

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

43

Median Age

49.33 / 50.67%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
13,422

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$99,695

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Manhattan Beach, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Manhattan Beach. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Meadows Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Journey Of Faith Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
American Martyrs School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Opal Robinson Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
First Lutheran Circle Of Love
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Beach Cities Learning Center
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Montessori School Of Manhattan Beachh
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Grand View Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available

Around Manhattan Beach, CA

There's plenty to do around Manhattan Beach, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

89
Very Walkable
Walking Score
47
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Full Circle Athletics, JiggyFit Personal Training, and Max Spa and Treatment Center.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 2.5 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.72 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.99 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.16 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.57 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.04 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

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