Montara is located in west California. Montara is part of San Mateo County. Montara has 3.88 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Montara population is 2,880, which has shrunk 2.37% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Montara median household income is $147,568 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.80% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Montara median house value is $770,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 64.29% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Montara is better than the state average in quality. The Montara area code is 650.