Established in 1987

Carmel Residents Association

A non-profit organization benefiting beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea and its residents


to the Carmel Residents Association’s online home

Since 1987, the CRA has been the premier community organization for full-time and part-time residents of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, and its surrounds. If you are thinking of putting down roots in this lovely seaside village or live in Carmel, but aren’t yet a member, you’re on the right site. And if you’re already a CRA member, welcome home.

Join the CRA!
Residents or homeowners living in Carmel or its sphere of influence who believe it is important to preserve Carmel's quality of life are welcome to join. Click here to visit the membership page and to download the form.
CRA is a non-profit 501(c)(4) Public Benefit Corporation
P.O. Box 13
Carmel, CA 93921
Phone: 831-626-1610
Buy the Book!

Stories of Old Carmel, a book of charming tales of the personalities and events which have shaped our village, is available at Carmel Bay Company and the Carmel Drug Store.
“Stories of Old Carmel” can also be ordered at Pilgrim’s Way bookstore in downtown Carmel and River House Books, located in The Crossroads.