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Del Rey Oaks, California

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Welcome to Del Rey Oaks ...

The city of Del Rey Oaks is located in Monterey County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Del Rey Oaks has a population of 1,687 people<1> (see below for details).

Del Rey Oaks was incorporated September 3, 1953.

The community of Del Rey Oaks is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Del Rey Oaks lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Del Rey Oaks: (831)

The ZIP code for Del Rey Oaks: 93940<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Del Rey Oaks had a population of 1,624 people. This makes Del Rey Oaks the county's 11th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,624 people, the population of Del Rey Oaks decreased 1.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,650 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Del Rey Oaks had an population of 1,687 people. This is an increase of 3.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.24% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Del Rey Oaks.

Communities near Del Rey Oaks ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Del Rey Oaks and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Ambler Park   [Map]   ---   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Carmel-by-the-Sea   [Map]   3,897   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Carmel Highlands   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Del Monte Forest   [Map]   ---   W   6 miles [9.7 km]
Marina   [Map]   22,145   N   6 miles [9.7 km]
Pacific Grove   [Map]   15,698   W   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Del Rey Oaks.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Del Rey Oaks. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Del Rey Oaks. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Del Rey Oaks.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Del Rey Oaks:

Websites for Del Rey Oaks ...

Official Website:
Junior League:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Del Rey Oaks ...

Looking for more information about Del Rey Oaks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Del Rey Oaks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Del Rey Oaks, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Del Rey Oaks.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Monterey County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Del Rey Oaks:

The official website for Monterey County:

The official website for State of California:

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Del Rey Oaks.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Del Rey Oaks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Del Rey Oaks). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Del Rey Oaks or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Del Rey Oaks) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Del Rey Oaks. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Del Rey Oaks

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Del Rey Oaks. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5942, Longitude: -121.8368     [Map].

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