Salinas is a city in the Monterey County in the US Federal State California with 148.183 inhabitants (conditions: 2004). The city has a size of 49,2 km ² and lies around the geographical coordinates
coordinates: 36,68° north, 121,64° west 36,68° north, 121,64° west.
Salinas is called in the USA also gladly „Salad Bowl OF the World “(„salad dish of the world “), because four fifth of the entire salad cultivated in the USA by Salinas grows approximately. Despite this meaning the city Salinas is financially so badly that she wants to close all three public libraries as the first larger city of the USA for the end of 2005, among them also the Steinbeck publicly Libary.
sons and daughters of the city
- Monty Robert, US-amerikanischer author, horse breeder and former Rodeoreiter
- John Steinbeck, 20 belongs to the most successful American authors. Century
Web on the left of
- further left to the topic „Salinas “ in the open directory Project
- town center OF Salinas - Official municipal web site