Montecito is an affluent coastal community nestled just south of Santa Barbara.

Welcome to Montecito

Montecito is an affluent coastal community nestled just south of Santa Barbara. It's renowned for its upscale lifestyle & beautiful landscapes. Montecito boasts stunning beaches, lush gardens, and luxurious estates with panoramic ocean and mountain views.
This idyllic enclave offers a serene escape with upscale dining, high-end shopping, and a tranquil ambiance. It's a sought-after destination for those seeking luxury, privacy, and the beauty of the California coast.

Commute Times

Summerland 7m by car
Downtown Santa Barbara 10m by car
The Mesa 12m by car


East to West Ortega Ridge Road and Ladera Lane to Olive Mill Road
North to South East Camino Cielo Road to the Pacific Ocean
Nearby Neighborhoods Summerland, Riviera, Downtown Santa Barbara

Overview for Montecito, CA

8,494 people live in Montecito, where the median age is 49.2 and the average individual income is $117,908. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

49.2 years

Median Age


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


Average individual Income

Around Montecito, CA

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

Walking Score
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Golden Line Coffee Bar, Gipsy Hill Bakery, and Violette Bakeshop.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.06 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.84 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.84 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.14 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.81 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.79 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Schools in Montecito, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Montecito. 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.
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K - 8th
No rating available
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel School
PreK - 8th
No rating available
K - 6th
K - 6th
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