Meet the Communities of the Central Coast

A dozen+ cities and even more unincorporated communities spanning two counties, 6,300 square miles and 200 miles of sweeping coastline.

The Central Coast offers everything from seaside hamlets and rich agricultural and ranch lands to thriving university towns and centers of business.

Use the map to get to know the distinct character, advantages and demographics of the two counties and each of their cities.


Compare our communities with others across the region, state and country