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Watsonville is a small farming community in Santa Cruz County with a population of 51,199 according to the 2010 census. The average price for a home in Watsonville is $320,000. The city is home to people of various ethnicities. The economy centers predominantly around the agrigulture and is known for growing strawberries, apples, lettuce and many other vegetables.
The Pajaro Valley temperature averages 60 to 70 degrees year round. Watsonville is an attractive coastal community for the neighboring inland communities with very hot summer temperatures. The Pajaro Valley Unified School District has approximately 18,000 students kindergarten through 12th grades. There are many religious-based schools in Watsonville such as Notre Dame School, Monte Vista Christian, Salesian Sisters and St. Francis. There are also several charter schools and an independent Pre-K through 12th grade Mount Madonna School.