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   (County: San Luis Obispo County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Pismo Beach City, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 198

5 to 9 years : 218

10 to 14 years : 133

15 to 17 years : 72

18 and 19 years : 112

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 157

25 to 29 years : 107

30 to 34 years : 244

35 to 39 years : 305

40 to 44 years : 269

45 to 49 years : 320

50 to 54 years : 335

55 to 59 years : 335

60 and 61 years : 149

62 to 64 years : 236

65 and 66 years : 101

67 to 69 years : 84

70 to 74 years : 234

75 to 79 years : 241

80 to 84 years : 116

85 years and over : 111

Female:

Under 5 years : 194

5 to 9 years : 94

10 to 14 years : 119

15 to 17 years : 58

18 and 19 years : 239

20 years : 82

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 252

25 to 29 years : 28

30 to 34 years : 110

35 to 39 years : 219

40 to 44 years : 319

45 to 49 years : 235

50 to 54 years : 474

55 to 59 years : 550

60 and 61 years : 70

62 to 64 years : 212

65 and 66 years : 104

67 to 69 years : 180

70 to 74 years : 361

75 to 79 years : 266

80 to 84 years : 175

85 years and over : 100


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,447

Multiple ancestry : 3,175

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 94

Ancestry not reported : 825


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Pismo Beach City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,998

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 106

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 164

Not a U.S. citizen : 273


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Total:

Under 5 years : 392

5 to 17 years : 694

18 to 24 years : 865

25 to 34 years : 489

35 to 44 years : 1,112

45 to 54 years : 1,364

55 to 59 years : 885

60 and 61 years : 219

62 to 64 years : 448

65 to 74 years : 1,064

75 years and over : 1,009

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 361

5 to 17 years : 658

18 to 24 years : 762

25 to 34 years : 296

35 to 44 years : 702

45 to 54 years : 876

55 to 59 years : 460

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 232

65 to 74 years : 471

75 years and over : 502

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 36

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 155

35 to 44 years : 243

45 to 54 years : 414

55 to 59 years : 375

60 and 61 years : 121

62 to 64 years : 174

65 to 74 years : 500

75 years and over : 485

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 42

45 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 25

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 57

25 to 34 years : 38

35 to 44 years : 125

45 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 29

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 42

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,687

Female : 2,731

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,100

Female : 1,480

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 54

Female : 52

Foreign born:

Male : 236

Female : 201


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Born in state of residence : 4,802

Born in other state in the United States : 2,490

Native: born outside the United States : 80

Foreign born : 235


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,169

Now married, except separated : 2,477

Divorced : 620

Separated : 21

Widowed : 242

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 242

Now married, except separated : 1,539

Divorced : 428

Separated : 65

Widowed : 239

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 77

Divorced : 14

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 95

Now married, except separated : 200

Divorced : 64

Separated : 44

Widowed : 34


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Speak only English : 7,492

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 371

Speak English less than "very well" : 124

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 40

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 25

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 40

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Pismo Beach City, California

  • German: 1,503   (14.6%)
  • Other Groups: 1,490   (14.5%)
  • English: 1,470   (14.3%)
  • Irish: 1,174   (11.4%)
  • Italian: 884   (8.6%)
  • Norwegian: 373   (3.6%)
  • Scottish: 332   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 279   (2.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 262   (2.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 262   (2.5%)
  • United States Or American: 257   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 245   (2.4%)
  • Portuguese: 222   (2.2%)
  • Polish: 218   (2.1%)
  • Danish: 194   (1.9%)
  • Welsh: 136   (1.3%)
  • Greek: 129   (1.3%)
  • Russian: 102   (1.0%)
  • Swiss: 89   (0.9%)
  • European: 83   (0.8%)
  • British: 73   (0.7%)
  • Iranian: 61   (0.6%)
  • Austrian: 55   (0.5%)
  • Northern European: 55   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 44   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 39   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 35   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 33   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 29   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 24   (0.2%)
  • Armenian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Basque: 17   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 17   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 16   (0.2%)
  • Estonian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Israeli: 9   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Alsatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 8   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 8   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Pismo Beach City, California is 8,541



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Pismo Beach City, California: 4,077
Female Population in Pismo Beach City, California: 4,464


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Pismo Beach City, California: 49.1
Median Female Resident Age in Pismo Beach City, California: 52.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Pismo Beach City, California


White


Both sexes

53.2

Male

51.5

Female

54.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

48.5

Male

52.5

Female

46.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

50.8

Male

49.5

Female

53.5

Asian


Both sexes

44.4

Male

40.6

Female

46.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.5

Female

44.5

Other


Both sexes

30.8

Male

29.5

Female

33.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.5

Male

35.8

Female

33.2

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

34.5

Male

34.0

Female

35.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

54.2

Male

52.5

Female

55.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Pismo Beach City, California


  • White: 7,607
  • African American: 97
  • American Indian: 91
  • Asian: 147
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 345
  • Two or More Races: 254



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Pismo Beach City, California citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Pismo Beach City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (0.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 38   (1.19%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (0.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 64   (2.01%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 108   (3.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 465   (14.57%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 240   (7.52%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 634   (19.87%)
  • Associate Degree: 315   (9.87%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 835   (26.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 170   (5.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 195   (6.11%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 100   (3.13%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.43%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (0.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 93   (2.69%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 24   (0.69%)
  • 11th Grade: 69   (1.99%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 90   (2.6%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 746   (21.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 205   (5.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 739   (21.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 300   (8.67%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 709   (20.49%)
  • Master's Degree: 306   (8.84%)
  • Professional School Degree: 127   (3.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 28   (0.81%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Pismo Beach City, California

  • Judkins Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 680 Wadsworth St., Pismo Beach, CA 93449, Phone: (805) 474-3600, Students: 546 )

  • Shell Beach Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2100 Shell Beach Rd., Pismo Beach, CA 93449, Phone: (805) 474-3760, Students: 432 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Pismo Beach City, California

  • Shell Beach Library


    230 Leeward Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA 93449

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Pismo Beach City, California


  • Central Coast Aquarium Society


    1435 Shell Beach Road, Pismo Beach, CA 93449

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Pismo Beach City, California affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Pismo Beach City, California.

Area Features of Pismo Beach City, California


Building


(1) California Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Station 63 Shell Beach   (2) California Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Station 64 Pismo Beach   (3) Old Days Museum   (4) Pismo Beach City Hall   (5) Pismo Beach Police Department   (6) Shell Beach Branch San Luis Obispo City-county Library  

Cape


(1) South Point  

Church


(1) Community Presbyterian Church   (2) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (3) Saint Pauls Catholic Church   (4) Shell Beach United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Pismo Beach  

Island


(1) Bird Rock  

Locale


(1) Hadley Tower Historical  

Oilfield


(1) Arroyo Grande Oil Field  

Park


(1) Margo Dodd Park   (2) Ocean Park   (3) Spyglass Park  

Populated Place


(1) Pismo Beach   (2) Shell Beach   (3) Tiber  

Post Office


(1) Shell Beach Post Office  

School


(1) Judkins Middle School   (2) Shell Beach Elementary School  

Summit


(1) Indian Knob  

Tower


(1) Krde-am Pismo Beach   (2) Kwbr-fm Pismo Beach  

Valley


(1) Ca Ada Verde   (2) Tiber Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Pismo Beach City, California

93449 (pop. 8,562)


Cities Nearby Pismo Beach City, California

Grover Beach City, CA  (pop. 13,033) 2.5 Miles
Oceano Cdp, CA  (pop. 6,992) 3.8 Miles
Arroyo Grande City, CA  (pop. 16,842) 3.9 Miles
Arroyo Grande Ccd, CA  (pop. 74,458) 6.6 Miles
San Luis Obispo Ccd, CA  (pop. 59,490) 8.4 Miles
San Luis Obispo City, CA  (pop. 45,867) 8.7 Miles
Nipomo Cdp, CA  (pop. 14,582) 12.1 Miles
Guadalupe City, CA  (pop. 6,485) 13.3 Miles
Guadalupe Ccd, CA  (pop. 6,999) 15.4 Miles
Baywood-los Osos Cdp, CA  (pop. 15,112) 15.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Pismo Beach City, California

805



Elevation in Pismo Beach City, California is 203.0 ft. (62.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Pismo Beach City, California

Lat: 35.148336 N        Long: -120.648054 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Pismo Beach City, California need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In California

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
  Total Electric Industry 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
  Total Electric Industry 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 4.10 3.65 3.00 3.28 0.00 3.28
  Full-Service Providers 10.71 10.05 7.16 4.16 0.00 9.34
  Total Electric Industry 10.64 9.44 6.27 4.15 0.00 8.75
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 13.64 7.82 6.78 9.36 0.00 7.63
  Full-Service Providers 10.85 10.55 7.22 4.79 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.89 10.25 7.14 4.87 0.00 9.47
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.48 1.35 2.08 2.09 0.00 1.67
  Energy-Only Providers 13.21 8.02 7.49 10.78 0.00 8.21
  Full-Service Providers 12.08 12.41 9.54 8.47 0.00 11.41
  Total Electric Industry 12.09 12.15 9.23 8.48 0.00 11.22
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.80 3.57 2.17 5.73 0.00 2.95
  Energy-Only Providers 8.12 6.00 6.18 17.16 0.00 6.14
  Full-Service Providers 12.63 13.84 10.23 6.53 0.00 12.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.64 13.36 9.81 6.60 0.00 12.19
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.43 3.90 2.72 0.00 0.47 3.33
  Energy-Only Providers 7.41 5.76 6.18 0.00 3.47 5.94
  Full-Service Providers 12.23 12.83 9.79 0.00 7.38 12.05
  Total Electric Industry 12.23 12.48 9.59 0.00 5.80 11.78
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.66 4.31 3.14 0.00 0.50 3.72
  Energy-Only Providers 6.88 5.90 5.95 0.00 3.59 5.90
  Full-Service Providers 12.20 11.81 9.33 0.00 8.03 11.53
  Total Electric Industry 12.20 11.64 9.27 0.00 6.42 11.35
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.42 4.62 3.48 0.00 0.50 4.07
  Energy-Only Providers 9.52 6.83 6.68 0.00 3.95 6.75
  Full-Service Providers 12.49 11.97 9.39 0.00 8.11 11.71
  Total Electric Industry 12.51 11.92 9.55 0.00 6.55 11.63
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.79 4.92 3.54 0.00 0.55 4.27
  Energy-Only Providers 10.57 7.66 7.17 0.00 3.82 7.41
  Full-Service Providers 14.32 12.93 9.95 0.00 7.66 12.92
  Total Electric Industry 14.33 12.90 10.09 0.00 6.29 12.82

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Pismo Beach City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 55   (1.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 84   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 84   (2.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 235   (6.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 191   (5.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 447   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 589   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 575   (16.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 272   (7.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 321   (9.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 218   (6.1%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 85   (2.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 249   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 173   (4.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,209

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 316

In 3-person carpool : 8

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 38

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 30

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 136

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 42

Bicycle : 62

Walked : 60

Other means : 23

Worked at home : 254


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 128

5 to 9 minutes : 400

10 to 14 minutes : 852

15 to 19 minutes : 726

20 to 24 minutes : 815

25 to 29 minutes : 323

30 to 34 minutes : 251

35 to 39 minutes : 102

40 to 44 minutes : 35

45 to 59 minutes : 160

60 to 89 minutes : 14

90 or more minutes : 118


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Pismo Beach City, California)

With Social Security income : 1,534

No Social Security income : 2,662


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Pismo Beach City, California)

With retirement income : 1,188

No retirement income : 3,008


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 54

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 18

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 52

$30,000 to $34,999 : 50

$35,000 to $39,999 : 74

$40,000 to $44,999 : 87

$45,000 to $49,999 : 26

$50,000 to $59,999 : 202

$60,000 to $74,999 : 346

$75,000 to $99,999 : 433

$100,000 to $124,999 : 182

$125,000 to $149,999 : 165

$150,000 to $199,999 : 269

$200,000 or more : 298


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $82,619


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Pismo Beach City, California

  • NEW (1060 AM; 10.0 kW; Arroyo Grande, CA; Owner: Hill & Glover Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KSMX (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Edb Slo License Llc)
  • KXTK (1280 AM; 2.5 kW; Arroyo Grande, CA; Owner: Pacific Coast Media Llc)
  • NEW (1320 AM; 0.67 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • NEW (1320 AM; 0.67 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • NEW (1320 AM; 0.25 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • NEW (1330 AM; 1.0 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Ether Mining Corporation)
  • KYNS (1340 AM; 0.79 kW; San Luis Obispo, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of San Luis Obispo, Llc)
  • NEW (1360 AM; 2.0 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Ether Mining Corporation)
  • KKJL (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; San Luis Obispo, CA; Owner: San Luis Obispo Broadcasting, Inc)
  • KINF (1440 AM; 5.0 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Knight Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KSBQ (1480 AM; 1.0 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Lazer Licenses, Llc)
  • NEW (1580 AM; 1.3 kW; San Luis Obispo, CA; Owner: Amy Meredith)
  • KTAP (1600 AM; 0.47 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Emerald Wave Media)
  • KGDP (660 AM; 10.0 kW; Santa Maria, CA; Owner: Radio Representatives, Inc.)
  • KLFF (890 AM; 5.0 kW; Arroyo Grande, CA; Owner: The Collins Family Trust, Jerry & Catherine Collins,trustees)

FM Radio Stations Near Pismo Beach City, California

  • KXDZ (100.5 FM; Atascadero, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of San Luis Obispo, Llc)
  • KSNI-FM (102.5 FM; Orcutt, CA; Owner: Edb Slo License Llc)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Orcutt, CA; Owner: Iglesia De Dios, El Cuerpo De Cristo)
  • KRQZ (91.5 FM; Orcutt, CA; Owner: Trinity Church Of The Nazarene)
  • KLMM (94.1 FM; Guadalupe, CA; Owner: Lazer Licenses, Llc)
  • KXTZ (95.3 FM; Pismo Beach, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of San Luis Obispo, Llc)
  • KRTO (97.1 FM; Guadalupe, CA; Owner: Emerald Wave Media)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Pismo Beach City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,076  (50.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 364  (16.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 329  (15.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 219  (10.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 801  (44.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 292  (16.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 618  (34.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 15  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 8 Farms In Pismo Beach City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Pismo Beach City, California

Rabobank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $28.6m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 121

Pacific Western Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $15.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 82

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Pismo Beach City, California

  • Oceano County


    (about 3.6 miles in Oceano, California; Airport Code: WQP)

  • San Luis Obispo County Regional


    (about 6.1 miles in San Luis Obispo, California; Airport Code: SBP)

  • San Luis County Regional


    (about 6.1 miles in San Luis Obispo, California; Airport Code: SBP)

  • Santa Maria Public/Capt. G. Allan Hancock Field


    (about 20.0 miles in Orcutt, California; Airport Code: SMX)

  • Vandenberg AFB


    (about 29.2 miles in Lompoc, California; Airport Code: VBG)

  • Lompoc Airport


    (about 34.9 miles in Lompoc, California; Airport Code: LPC)

  • Paso Robles Municipal


    (about 36.1 miles in Adelaide, California; Airport Code: PRB)

  • Santa Ynez Airport


    (about 49.5 miles in Solvang, California; Airport Code: SQA)

  • Santa Ynez Airport


    (about 49.5 miles in Solvang, California; Airport Code: ZXQ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Pismo Beach City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.77%

Carpooled

9.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.44%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.39%

Bicycle

0.16%

Walked

4.47%

Other Means

0.70%

Worked At Home

7.45%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Pismo Beach City, California, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,047

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 66

Female householder, no husband present : 143

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,434

Householder not living alone : 506


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 13

Male householder and female partner : 127

Female householder and female partner : 40

Female householder and male partner : 125

All other households : 3,891


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,479

Renter-occupied housing units : 568

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 53

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 87

Renter-occupied housing units : 56

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 934

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,006


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 166

$10,000 to $14,999 : 268

$15,000 to $19,999 : 173

$20,000 to $24,999 : 258

$25,000 to $29,999 : 157

$30,000 to $34,999 : 113

$35,000 to $39,999 : 132

$40,000 to $44,999 : 211

$45,000 to $49,999 : 76

$50,000 to $59,999 : 370

$60,000 to $74,999 : 571

$75,000 to $99,999 : 547

$100,000 to $124,999 : 293

$125,000 to $149,999 : 203

$150,000 to $199,999 : 316

$200,000 or more : 342


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Total : 5,857


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Occupied : 4,196

Vacant : 1,661


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Built 2005 or later : 192

Built 2000 to 2004 : 432

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,114

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,337

Built 1970 to 1979 : 961

Built 1960 to 1969 : 527

Built 1950 to 1959 : 517

Built 1940 to 1949 : 261

Built 1939 or earlier : 516


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Utility gas : 3,606

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 92

Electricity : 419

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 79


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 47

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 15

$40,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 11

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 11

$80,000 to $89,999 : 12

$90,000 to $99,999 : 11

$100,000 to $124,999 : 39

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 13

$175,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 to $249,999 : 34

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 173

$400,000 to $499,999 : 292

$500,000 to $749,999 : 615

$750,000 to $999,999 : 742

$1,000,000 or more : 510


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 76

Home equity loan only : 382

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,117

Housing units without a mortgage : 978


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Pismo Beach City, California)

Built 2005 or later : $389,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $819,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $859,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $657,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $476,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $843,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $790,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $1,000,001

Built 1939 or earlier : $714,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Pismo Beach City, California: 54.2%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Pismo Beach City, California

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Pismo Beach City, California

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 89 89 $17,650,321
  Two Family 1 2 $86,059
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

90 91 $17,736,380
2000        
  Single Family 43 43 $9,214,122
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $1,031,098
  Total

44 49 $10,245,220
2001        
  Single Family 54 54 $11,640,746
  Two Family 1 2 $92,165
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $464,808
  Five or More Family 1 6 $807,254
  Total

57 66 $13,004,973
2002        
  Single Family 40 40 $9,902,359
  Two Family 1 2 $229,928
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $328,600
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 50 $10,460,887
2003        
  Single Family 42 42 $8,035,865
  Two Family 1 2 $245,665
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 44 $8,281,530
2004        
  Single Family 62 62 $12,598,466
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $326,322
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

63 65 $12,924,788
2005        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2006        
  Single Family 25 25 $6,762,508
  Two Family 3 6 $954,030
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $677,816
  Five or More Family 1 5 $994,463
  Total

31 42 $9,388,817


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Pismo Beach City, CA): $46,396
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Pismo Beach City): $262,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Pismo Beach City): $845
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Pismo Beach City, California

Utility Gas: 81.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.7%
Electricity: 14.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.7%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Pismo Beach City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Pismo Beach City, California

Bestcare Central Coast Hha


     Address: 277 South St Ste W, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/30/1997

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 3220 S Higuera St Ste 101, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/6/1978

Marian Hospital Homecare And Hospice


     Address: 504 E Plaza Dr, Santa Maria, California 93454
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/10/1989

Star Care Home Health, Inc


     Address: 10117 Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 203, Mission Hills, California 91345
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/18/2006

M.y. Home Health Inc


     Address: 15306 Devonshire Street Suite A, Mission Hills, California 91345
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/5/1999

Hospitals Close To Pismo Beach City, California

Arroyo Grande Community Hospital


     Address: 345 S Halcyon Rd, Arroyo Grande, California 93420
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

French Hospital Medical Center


     Address: 1911 Johnson Ave, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1010 Murray St, San Luis Obispo, California 93405
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Marian Medical Center


     Address: 1400 E Church St, Santa Maria, California 93454
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Twin Cities Community Hospital


     Address: 1100 Las Tablas Rd, Templeton, California 93465
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Pismo Beach City, California

Arroyo Grande Care Center


     Address: 1212 Farroll Ave, Arroyo Grande, California 93420
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Arroyo Grande Community Hospital D/p Snf


     Address: 345 S Halcyon Rd, Arroyo Grande, California 93420
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 4
     Percent Occupied: 33%

Mission View Health Center


     Address: 1425 Woodside Dr, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Cabrillo Care Center


     Address: 3033 Augusta St, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 60%

San Luis Transitional Care


     Address: 1575 Bishop St, San Luis Obispo, California 93401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 17
     Percent Occupied: 74%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Pismo Beach City, California

Name: Diablo Canyon
Address: PO Box 56; Avila Beach, CA 93424
Distance: 5 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Pismo Beach City, California

    Retired Workers: 1,730
    Disabled Workers: 220
    Widowers Workers: 205
    Spouses Workers: 130
    Children Workers: 95


(updated 2007)



San Luis Obispo County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 45.52%
  • Bush & Cheney 52.69%
  • Other 1.79%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Pismo Beach City, California citizens.

Relocation to San Luis Obispo County, CA

6.77 % of San Luis Obispo County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $54,088

California Average 5.75 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $20,500

California Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to San Luis Obispo County, CA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Santa Barbara County , CA 0.82 % ($46,870 AGI )
  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.65 % ($69,229 AGI )
  • Fresno County , CA 0.29 % ($45,656 AGI )

Relocation away from San Luis Obispo County, CA

6.83 % of San Luis Obispo County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $47,406

California Average 6.27 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,704

California Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from San Luis Obispo County, CA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Santa Barbara County , CA 0.78 % ($83,550 AGI )
  • Los Angeles County , CA 0.47 % ($41,148 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.30 % ($35,034 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in California

Low Bracket: $6,827 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $44,815 (9.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in California

7.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Pismo Beach City, California is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Pismo Beach City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Pismo Beach City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 11 0 0 24 12 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 6 3 5 7 3 1 4 2 2 3 2 7 5
    per 100,000 69 34 57 81 35 12 48 24 23 35 26 90 64
Robbery 3 10 6 5 5 4 5 6 5 5 5 7 3
    per 100,000 34 113 69 58 59 47 60 71 58 58 65 90 38
Assault 22 43 17 33 25 42 12 17 8 16 24 22 14
    per 100,000 253 485 195 381 293 494 143 200 93 185 310 282 179
Burglary 67 72 72 72 90 109 54 64 75 75 84 79 146
    per 100,000 769 812 824 832 1,055 1,283 645 752 875 868 1,085 1,013 1,866
Larceny Theft 246 278 332 370 272 291 276 274 306 267 205 214 159
    per 100,000 2,824 3,136 3,800 4,273 3,189 3,426 3,298 3,221 3,569 3,091 2,647 2,744 2,032
Vehicle Theft 12 22 20 22 17 26 25 15 11 5 26 12 12
    per 100,000 138 248 229 254 199 306 299 176 128 58 336 154 153
Arson 1 1 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
    per 100,000 11 11 34 35 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
8 14 7 11 8 12 6 6 4 6 8 9 6
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
82 93 107 117 95 107 89 88 98 87 79 77 79
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
45 54 57 64 52 59 47 47 51 46 43 43 42


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In California

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
102,616 86,846 87,706 66,041 63,500 86,912 123,821 0 80,848 82,147


(updated 2014)



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