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Amesti is census designated place that lies in Santa Cruz County, California, United States. It has a population of 3000 people approximately. Most of the people own their homes here. There are a lot of parks for people to feel relaxed and refreshed. December and January are the coldest in Amesti, whereas July, August, and September are the most pleasant months to stay and enjoy! Amesti has neither public schools nor private schools but there are schools close to the city which are highly rated.


Amesti is a census-designated place. Amesti is named after Jose Amesti, the grantee of Rancho Los Corralitos, and a Basque who came to California in 1822. There are a lot of parks in the area for refreshment purposes like Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Capitola Beach. The total land area is 2.99 sq. mi, and the total water area is 0.06 sq mi.

  • Area7.925 km²
  • Population19454
  • WeatherHigh 25°C Low 15°C
Tourist Places

"1.Manresa Main State Beach, 2.Pinto Lake County Park, 3.Mt Madonna County Park, 4. Castro Adobe State Historic Park"

What Local says

LIving here in Amesti surrounded by agriculture and wet lands has to be a great experience! One gets the opportunity to learn why it's important that certain chemicals can be used in the agriculture, because it can harm our environment. One can also see that residents from this city are concerned about pollution. I would not consider twice about living in this city because I have being able to learn to care more about the environment since I am surrounded by wetlands.

Frequently Asked Questions

What kind of housing options are available in Amesti?

There are a bunch of housing options available for the people staying in Amesti. The options include single-family homes, townhomes, mobile homes, multi-family homes, and condos. Amongst all, the most common housing option is Single-family homes. The houses here are not so expensive.

What is the average home price in Amesti?

The average home price in Amesti is $999K. In every season, the values are adjusted according to the trend. Over the last year, home values have increased by 5.8%.

How is real estate appreciating in Amesti?

Amesti offers diverse housing options to the residents and has amazing attractions, the prices aren’t appreciating here. The real estate in Amesti has depreciated by 10.4% since last year.

What are some of the most popular areas to live in Amesti?

Amesti is an amazing place offering scenic views and cultural value. Some of the most popular places to live in Amesti are Cambrian Park, Santa Cruz, Freedom, Hollister, Capitol, Scotts Valley, Davenport, Aptos, Rio Del Mar, Brookdale, Soquel, and Watsonville

How is life in Amesti?

Amesti is a great place to live in with a bunch of attractions and great lifestyle. The people living there are very welcoming and friendly with everyone. Pinto Lake, Sunset State Beach, Mount Madonna, Corralitos Creek, Agricultural History Museum, and Manresa Main State Beach are the most well-known places to spend your leisure time. Amesti offers a sparse suburban feel to the residents in the city. There are some of the top public schools in Amesti; so you can think of making a family here. The city offers an extraordinary lifestyle to the residents making it a desirable destination to stay in.