Plaskett is an unincorporated community in the Big Sur region of Monterey County, California. It lies at an elevation of 203 feet (62 m).
At the county level, Plaskett is represented on the Monterey County Board of Supervisors by Supervisor Dave Potter. In the California State Assembly, Plaskett is represented by Bill Monning as part of the 27th Assembly district. In the State Senate, Plaskett is represented by Sam Blakeslee as part of the 15th State Senate district.
In the United States House of Representatives, Plaskett is in California's 20th congressional district, represented by Democrat Sam Farr