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Montecito, California

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Montecito (Spanish for "Little mountain") is an unincorporated town and census-designated place in Santa Barbara County, California, United States.[6][7] Located on the Central Coast of California, Montecito sits between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean and had a population of 8,638 in 2020. Montecito is best known as a "celebrity enclave", owing to its concentration of prominent residents.[8]

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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
Montecito, California
Location in the United States
Montecito, California
Montecito, California (California)
Montecito, California
Montecito, California (the United States)
Coordinates: 34°26′N 119°38′W
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountySanta Barbara
Government
  State senatorMonique Limón (D)[1]
  Assembly MemberGregg Hart (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
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