Montecito, California

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Montecito, California
Clockwise: view of Montecito and the Pacific Ocean from the Santa Ynez Mountains; Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church; Lotusland; Butterfly Beach; Casa del Herrero
Location in Santa Barbara County and the state of California
Location in Santa Barbara County and the state of California
Montecito, California is located in California
Montecito, California
Montecito, California
Location in California
Montecito, California is located in the United States
Montecito, California
Montecito, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 34°26′N 119°38′W / 34.433°N 119.633°W / 34.433; -119.633Coordinates: 34°26′N 119°38′W / 34.433°N 119.633°W / 34.433; -119.633
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountySanta Barbara
Government
 • State senatorHannah-Beth Jackson (D)[1]
 • Assembly MemberMonique Limón (D)[1]
 • U. S. rep.Salud Carbajal (D)[2]
Area
 • Total9.265 sq mi (23.994 km2)
 • Land9.259 sq mi (23.979 km2)
 • Water0.006 sq mi (0.014 km2)  0.06%
Elevation180 ft (55 m)
Population
 • Total8,638
 • Density930/sq mi (360/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP Codes
93108, 93150
Area code805 and 820
FIPS code06-48844
GNIS feature IDs1661052, 2408861

Montecito is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Barbara County, California. As of the 2020 census, the CDP population was 8,638.[5] Montecito is among the richest communities in the United States and is home to many celebrities. It is east of, and directly adjacent to the city of Santa Barbara, occupying the eastern portion of the coastal plain south of the Santa Ynez Mountains. Portions of the town are built on the lower foothills of the range. Notable roads spanning the length of Montecito include Mountain Drive, Sycamore Canyon Road, and East Valley Road.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Statewide Database". UC Regents. Archived from the original on February 1, 2015. Retrieved November 7, 2014.
  2. "California's 24th Congressional District - Representatives & District Map". Civic Impulse, LLC.
  3. "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files – Places – California". United States Census Bureau.
  4. "Montecito". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved November 7, 2014.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Montecito CDP, California Quickfacts". United States Census Bureau.