Resources The People of Salinas, Prunedale, Monterey, Gonzales, Soledad, Castroville, ChualarAffluent ImmigrantsHigh-income immigrants living in suburban areas.Ranging in age from mid-30s to early 60s, these highly educated immigrants earn high salaries. A high proportion are homeowners.Stretching CouplesHigh-income, high- expense suburban couples.These married couples without children earn handsome salaries, but have significantly higher mortgages than the national average. Most own their homes, and some have a college education.Upwardly MobileSuburban couples living in mobile homes.A higher than average percentage of these married couples with no children live in mobile homes or non-conventional homes (boats, RVs, etc.). Education level varies from high school to college.Dollars and SenseSuburban, financially savvy families.More than 20% of these middle-aged married couples with children have a second mortgage or home equity loan. Most earn moderate incomes and work in management or professional occupations.Country ClubbersWealthy married couples with children.These affluent families live a very comfortable life in the suburbs. More than 20% have a family income over $125,000. Most have earned a college or graduate school degree, and most own their homes.