Monte Sereno

Monte Sereno is a very small city of under 5,000 residents according to the latest census.

Welcome to Monte Sereno

Monte Sereno is a very small city of under 5,000 residents according to the latest census. It sits tucked between Los Gatos and Saratoga and stretches over a tidy 1.66 square mile footprint. Monte Sereno prides itself on being a serene community and has been for many years. It was in a peaceful house in Monte Sereno that John Steinbeck wrote The Grapes of Wrath and Of Mice and Men. Painter Thomas Kinkade spent much of his adult life in Monte Sereno and raised his children there with his wife. He remained a resident until his death in 2012. Because it is of such a small size, Monte Sereno’s public services are provided by agreement with the Town of Los Gatos, and Santa Clara County Fire Department. Residents have access to schools either in the Los Gatos or Saratoga Elementary School District and Los Gatos-Saratoga Union High School District (with a few residents receiving service from the Campbell Schools District). Residents of Monte Sereno tend to be extremely protective of their peace and quiet, and serene way of life.

Overview for Monte Sereno, CA

3,502 people live in Monte Sereno, where the median age is 51.1 and the average individual income is $146,418. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,502

Total Population

51.1 years

Median Age

High

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

$146,418

Average individual Income

Around Monte Sereno, CA

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

17
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
24
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Power4 Pilates, Sunnymont-Westside Parent Participation Nursery School, and Sundar Sánchez - Help U Heal.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Active 1.68 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.23 miles 28 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.18 miles 21 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.48 miles 27 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.32 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.54 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Monte Sereno, CA

Monte Sereno has 1,219 households, with an average household size of 2.87. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Monte Sereno do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,502 people call Monte Sereno home. The population density is 2,145.44 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,502

Total Population

High

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

51.1

Median Age

50.89 / 49.11%

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
1,219

Total Households

2.87

Average Household Size

$146,418

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

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

Schools in Monte Sereno, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Monte Sereno. 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
Daves Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5

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