@USA

















Home : California : Localities : M : Monterey :

Related Categories

Info on this page Lodging and Travel Entertainment Jobs Personals Real Estate Apartment Rentals Shopping Services Recreation Community Maps Facts Health, Beauty Weather Search Web Links


Location of Monterey, California

Monterey is a city near the Pacific coast in northern California. It is located in Monterey County. As of 2000, the population was 29,674. The city calls itself "The Cradle of History."

Monterey was the capital of California from 1777 to 1849, under the flags of Spain, Mexico, and the United States. It was also the site of the July 7, 1846 Battle of Monterey during the Mexican-American War. It was on this date that John D. Sloat, commodore in the United States Navy, raised the U.S. flag over the Monterey Customs House and claimed California for the United States.

For much of the city's history it was famous for the successful fishery in Monterey Bay. That changed in the 1950s, when the local fishery business collapsed. The famous Cannery Row has now been turned into a tourist attraction, with restaurants and shops in the historical site.

In June 1967 the city was the venue of the Monterey Pop Festival.

The city is now famous for its abundant sea habitat, including kelp seaweed forests, sea otters and sea lions. It has one of the largest aquariums in North America, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and hosts several important marine science laboratories. Monterey's geographic location gives scientists access to the deep sea within hours. Just miles off the shores of Monterey is Monterey Canyon, an underwater canyon two miles deep.

The Larkin House, a part of the Monterey State Historic Park and a National Historic Landmark, was built in the Mexican period by Thomas Oliver Larkin and is an early example of Monterey Colonial architecture. The Old Customhouse, the Old Town Historic District, and the Royal Presidio Chapel are also National Historic Landmarks.

Other famous tourist attractions nearby:

Carmel-by-the-Sea

17 mile scenic drive

Pebble Beach golf resort

Monterey is the location of the Naval Postgraduate School and the Presidio of Monterey.

Zip Codes 93940 93942 93943 93944



Travel

Show Available Lodging in Monterey, California@USA
Get Information about Campgounds and RV Resorts around Monterey, CaliforniaRV USA
Find Vacation Homes and Rentals in Monterey, CaliforniaRentalo



Entertainment

Find restaurants in the vicinity of Monterey, CaliforniaRestaurants.com
Check for restaurant 50% off coupons around Monterey, CaliforniaEntertainment.com
Show what's playing at movie theaters in or near Monterey, CaliforniaFandango

See what's on TV in Monterey, CaliforniaZap2It
Show tickets for upcoming events around Monterey, CaliforniaTicketmaster



Jobs

Search for Job Openings in Monterey, CaliforniaYahoo! HotJobs
Find More Available Jobs in and around Monterey, CaliforniaCareerbuilder
Find a Part Time or Student Job in Monterey, CaliforniaGrooveJob

click to get a salary report for Monterey, California
Get a Salary Report for Jobs in Monterey, California
Salary.com



Personals

I'm a seeking a Compare results from multiple Personals/Dating services

Search Yahoo! Personals for singles or friends living near Monterey, CaliforniaYahoo! Personals

Search Metrodate for singles or friends living near Monterey, CaliforniaMetrodate
Search Lavalife for singles or friends living near Monterey, CaliforniaLavalife
Search ePersonals for singles or friends living near Monterey, CaliforniaePersonals



Real Estate

Find the value of houses in the neighborhoods of Monterey, CaliforniaZillow
View MLS listings for properties on the market in Monterey, CaliforniaHomeGain
Get more MLS listings from Realtor.com in Monterey, CaliforniaRealtor.com
List Foreclosures in or near Monterey, CaliforniaRealtyTrac

Show More Foreclosures around Monterey, CaliforniaForeclosure.com
Show FSBO (For Sale By Owner Properties) around Monterey, California (or List Your Own Home)ForSaleByOwner.com
List Realtors in Monterey, CaliforniaRealEstate.com
See Recent Home Sale Information for Monterey, CaliforniaRealEstate.com
Search for a Mover local to Monterey, California area123 Movers



Apartment Rentals

See Available Monterey, California Apartment Rentals using Rent.comRent.com
Show Apartment Rentals around Monterey, California using Apartments.comApartments.com
Do an Apartment Rental Search for Monterey, California using RentNet.comRentNet.com
Search Monterey, California Apartment Rentals using Rentals.comRentals.com
Find Roommates in Monterey, CaliforniaRoommates.com



Shopping and Consumer Resources


See excerpts from books that mention Monterey, California
 

See Classifieds for Items in Monterey, CaliforniaLive Deal
Get a New Car Quote from Dealers near Monterey, CaliforniaCars Direct
Find a Used Car in the area around Monterey, CaliforniaCars Direct
Get Coupons for Businesses in Monterey, CaliforniaValpak
Find more Coupons for Businesses in Monterey, CaliforniaHotCoupons
Find a Florist in or near to Monterey, CaliforniaFTD
Get More Classifieds for items being sold in and around Monterey, CaliforniaZiply
Find Small Farms, Farmers Markets and Food Co-ops around Monterey, CaliforniaLocalHarvest
Find or Report the best deal on Gasoline in Monterey, CaliforniaGasBuddy
Find Upcoming Live Auctions around Monterey, CaliforniaAuctionZip

click to search for anything relating to Monterey, California
Search the Yellow Pages for businesses in Monterey, California

(Enter category before clicking link)YellowPages.com



Community: People and Organizations

click to locate someone who lives in Monterey, California
• Locate someone who lives in Monterey, California

(Enter name before clicking link)Whitepages

click to locate a hard to find person who lives in Monterey, California
• Locate a hard to find person who lives in Monterey, California

(Enter name before clicking link)US Search

click to find out who lives at a particular address or street in Monterey, California
• Find out who lives at a particular address or street in Monterey, California

(Enter address info before clicking link)Whitepages

Find Meetup Groups near Monterey, CaliforniaMeetup

Find classmates or reunions for high schools in Monterey, CaliforniaReunion.com
Scan the Volunteer Opportunities in Monterey, CaliforniaServeNet
Show more Volunteer Opportunities in and around Monterey, CaliforniaVolunteerMatch
Get Test Scores, Ratings and Reviews for Schools in Monterey, CaliforniaGreatSchools.net
Show Public Libraries in or near Monterey, CaliforniaNCES
Show Public Schools in Monterey, CaliforniaNCES
Show Private Schools in Monterey, CaliforniaNCES
List Places of Worship in Monterey, CaliforniaWorship Here
Display the Elected Government Officials for Monterey, CaliforniaProject Vote Smart
Find Somebody to Rideshare or Carpool with in Monterey, CaliforniaeRideShare



Recreation and Hobbies

Find Trails (Hiking, Biking, Running, Scenic Drives) around Monterey, CaliforniaTrails.com

Find pets in shelters in Monterey, California that need to be adopted into a loving homePetFinder
Locate Golf Courses in or near Monterey, Californiagolfable.com



Services

Find Wi-Fi Hotspots around Monterey, CaliforniaJwire
Find an attorney near Monterey, CaliforniaLawyers.com
Get an Auto Insurance Quote for residents of Monterey, CaliforniaInsurance.com

Get another Auto Insurance Quote for residents of Monterey, CaliforniaEsurance
Find a CPA (Accountant) Located in Monterey, CaliforniaCPAdirectory
Find a Pre-Screened Contractor in or near to Monterey, California1-800-Contractor
Find a DJ in or near to Monterey, California1-800-DiscJockey



Facts and Information

Recent News Concerning Monterey, CaliforniaTopix
Search other current news items that mention Monterey, CaliforniaGoogle News
Mentions of Monterey, California in Internet discussion groups (newsgroups)Google Groups
Community Close-up for Monterey, CaliforniaRealtor.com



Maps and Images

Find images and pictures that refer to Monterey, CaliforniaGoogle Images
Get a detailed street map of Monterey, CaliforniaMapquest
View a Topographic Map of the Area around Monterey, CaliforniaTopoZone
See a Satellite Photo of Monterey, California and VicinityTerraServer

Get a more detailed map of Monterey, California and vicinityUS Census
Map of Monterey, California



Health and Medicine

Locate a Hospital in Monterey, CaliforniaAHD
Locate a Doctor in Monterey, CaliforniaLocate a Doc
Locate a Dentist in Monterey, CaliforniaSmileSite



Weather

Click for Monterey, California Forecast
 

Find out what's the weather like and going to be in Monterey, CaliforniaWeather Underground
Display the Average Weather for Monterey, CaliforniaMelissa Data



Local Search Results

click to search for anything relating to Monterey, California
Search Google Local for anything relating to Monterey, California



Web Sites and Links

AOL City Guide - Monterey BayLocal tools, links, sports and people for Monterey.
City of MontereyOfficial site which includes community, business, events, city hall, visitor and employment information.





Contact us | Bookmark us | About this Site | Privacy Policy


Help build the largest human-edited directory on the web.
- Open Directory Project -

The content of this @USA page uses modified information from the Open Directory.
Copyright 1999-2012 Technique Development, LLC. All rights Reserved