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Demographics Analysis

The people of San Luis Obispo 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
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 733

5 to 9 years : 799

10 to 14 years : 921

15 to 17 years : 304

18 and 19 years : 1,290

20 years : 1,579

21 years : 3,299

22 to 24 years : 3,634

25 to 29 years : 1,855

30 to 34 years : 1,448

35 to 39 years : 893

40 to 44 years : 1,153

45 to 49 years : 1,057

50 to 54 years : 776

55 to 59 years : 1,239

60 and 61 years : 275

62 to 64 years : 660

65 and 66 years : 240

67 to 69 years : 291

70 to 74 years : 520

75 to 79 years : 379

80 to 84 years : 431

85 years and over : 534

Female:

Under 5 years : 799

5 to 9 years : 568

10 to 14 years : 835

15 to 17 years : 525

18 and 19 years : 1,476

20 years : 1,625

21 years : 1,314

22 to 24 years : 2,717

25 to 29 years : 1,604

30 to 34 years : 1,273

35 to 39 years : 861

40 to 44 years : 782

45 to 49 years : 932

50 to 54 years : 1,347

55 to 59 years : 965

60 and 61 years : 304

62 to 64 years : 661

65 and 66 years : 457

67 to 69 years : 292

70 to 74 years : 578

75 to 79 years : 469

80 to 84 years : 576

85 years and over : 597


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 41,472

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 21

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 322

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 1,781

Not a U.S. citizen : 2,271


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,472

5 to 17 years : 3,397

18 to 24 years : 13,450

25 to 34 years : 4,390

35 to 44 years : 2,301

45 to 54 years : 2,231

55 to 59 years : 1,054

60 and 61 years : 379

62 to 64 years : 585

65 to 74 years : 1,033

75 years and over : 1,121

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 60

5 to 17 years : 327

18 to 24 years : 2,406

25 to 34 years : 943

35 to 44 years : 749

45 to 54 years : 1,253

55 to 59 years : 773

60 and 61 years : 200

62 to 64 years : 550

65 to 74 years : 1,149

75 years and over : 1,649

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 115

18 to 24 years : 78

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 36

45 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 41

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 13

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 12

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 113

18 to 24 years : 1,000

25 to 34 years : 826

35 to 44 years : 603

45 to 54 years : 601

55 to 59 years : 336

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 173

65 to 74 years : 196

75 years and over : 204


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 17,989

Now married, except separated : 6,693

Divorced : 1,754

Separated : 405

Widowed : 413

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4,003

Now married, except separated : 3,864

Divorced : 904

Separated : 66

Widowed : 894

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 118

Now married, except separated : 83

Divorced : 27

Separated : 0

Widowed : 8

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,854

Now married, except separated : 1,592

Divorced : 271

Separated : 108

Widowed : 166


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 4,460

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 8,421

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,417

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,624

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,050

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,504

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,660

$65,000 to $74,999 : 585

$75,000 or more : 2,533

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 795

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,290

$10,000 to $14,999 : 735

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,263

$25,000 to $34,999 : 838

$35,000 to $49,999 : 1,201

$50,000 to $64,999 : 618

$65,000 to $74,999 : 284

$75,000 or more : 1,707

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 30

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 53

$10,000 to $14,999 : 45

$15,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $34,999 : 32

$35,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 30

$75,000 or more : 35

Foreign born:

No income : 858

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 724

$10,000 to $14,999 : 328

$15,000 to $24,999 : 959

$25,000 to $34,999 : 204

$35,000 to $49,999 : 214

$50,000 to $64,999 : 195

$65,000 to $74,999 : 137

$75,000 or more : 372


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Born in state of residence : 16,567

Born in other state of the United States : 26,724

Native; born outside the United States : 18,636

Foreign born : 18,775


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Under 3 years : 883

3 and 4 years : 649

5 years : 206

6 to 8 years : 907

9 to 11 years : 1,094

12 to 14 years : 905

15 to 17 years : 811


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 2,462

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,428

$15,000 to $19,999 : 723

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,069

$25,000 to $29,999 : 818

$30,000 to $34,999 : 844

$35,000 to $39,999 : 779

$40,000 to $44,999 : 696

$45,000 to $49,999 : 772

$50,000 to $59,999 : 758

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,542

$75,000 to $99,999 : 1,997

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,254

$125,000 to $149,999 : 800

$150,000 to $199,999 : 1,151

$200,000 or more : 747


(updated 2013)





Total Population In San Luis Obispo City, California is 45,867



(updated 2013)



Male Population in San Luis Obispo City, California: 24,310
Female Population in San Luis Obispo City, California: 21,557


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in San Luis Obispo City, California: 24.6
Median Female Resident Age in San Luis Obispo City, California: 28.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in San Luis Obispo City, California


White


Both sexes

27.5

Male

25.9

Female

30.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.2

Male

25.8

Female

33.2

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

30.8

Male

27.8

Female

36.8

Asian


Both sexes

23.7

Male

22.9

Female

26.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.0

Female

26.5

Other


Both sexes

24.1

Male

24.1

Female

24.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.1

Male

22.2

Female

21.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.6

Male

23.6

Female

23.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.3

Male

26.4

Female

31.8


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 804

No health insurance coverage : 31

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,752

No health insurance coverage : 159

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,850

No health insurance coverage : 937

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,492

No health insurance coverage : 811

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,606

No health insurance coverage : 416

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,491

No health insurance coverage : 342

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,032

No health insurance coverage : 142

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,011

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,294

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 863

No health insurance coverage : 40

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,633

No health insurance coverage : 191

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,483

No health insurance coverage : 649

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,271

No health insurance coverage : 606

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,411

No health insurance coverage : 232

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,990

No health insurance coverage : 269

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,819

No health insurance coverage : 102

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,318

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,531

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 525

No employer-based health insurance : 310

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,172

No employer-based health insurance : 739

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 7,242

No employer-based health insurance : 2,545

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,915

No employer-based health insurance : 1,388

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,355

No employer-based health insurance : 667

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,045

No employer-based health insurance : 788

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,722

No employer-based health insurance : 452

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 482

No employer-based health insurance : 529

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 688

No employer-based health insurance : 606

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 431

No employer-based health insurance : 472

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,162

No employer-based health insurance : 662

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,085

No employer-based health insurance : 2,047

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,896

No employer-based health insurance : 981

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,136

No employer-based health insurance : 507

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,406

No employer-based health insurance : 853

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,440

No employer-based health insurance : 481

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 675

No employer-based health insurance : 643

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 666

No employer-based health insurance : 865


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 31,413

Born in other state in the United States : 10,059

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 0

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 343

Foreign born : 4,052


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Speak only English : 36,705

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 5,144

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 184

German or other West Germanic languages : 169

Slavic languages : 155

Other Indo-European languages : 993

Korean : 78

Chinese : 483

Vietnamese : 73

Tagalog : 75

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 224

Other and unspecified languages : 52


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 2,746

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 351

No Medicare coverage : 18,768

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,289

No Medicare coverage : 16

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 2,727

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 295

No Medicare coverage : 15,537

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,849

No Medicare coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Races in San Luis Obispo City, California


  • White: 38,716
  • African American: 1,281
  • American Indian: 115
  • Asian: 2,755
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 34
  • Some Other Race: 1,472
  • Two or More Races: 1,494



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in San Luis Obispo City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 102   (0.91%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 11   (0.1%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 134   (1.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 175   (1.57%)
  • 9th Grade: 66   (0.59%)
  • 10th Grade: 129   (1.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 101   (0.9%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 247   (2.21%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,473   (13.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 533   (4.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,183   (19.52%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,005   (8.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 2,942   (26.31%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,043   (9.33%)
  • Professional School Degree: 532   (4.76%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 506   (4.53%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 98   (0.81%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 54   (0.45%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 143   (1.19%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 99   (0.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 116   (0.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 153   (1.27%)
  • 11th Grade: 167   (1.39%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 274   (2.28%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,048   (17.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 890   (7.39%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 2,183   (18.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 1,339   (11.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3,007   (24.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,026   (8.52%)
  • Professional School Degree: 269   (2.23%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 172   (1.43%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 276

5 to 9 years : 1,041

10 to 14 years : 1,434

15 to 17 years : 722

18 and 19 years : 2,551

20 to 24 years : 11,255

25 to 34 years : 803

35 years and over : 272

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 165

5 to 9 years : 262

10 to 14 years : 300

15 to 17 years : 107

18 and 19 years : 63

20 to 24 years : 214

25 to 34 years : 82

35 years and over : 46

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 208

5 to 9 years : 64

10 to 14 years : 22

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 152

20 to 24 years : 2,699

25 to 34 years : 5,295

35 years and over : 16,951


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In San Luis Obispo City, California

  • San Luis Coastal Unified


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1500 Lizzie St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 549-1200, Students: 7,470 )

  • San Luis Obispo County Office Of Education


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 3350 Education Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 543-7732, Students: 771 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In San Luis Obispo City, California

  • Laguna Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 11050 Los Osos Valley Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 596-4055, Students: 763 )

  • Pacheco Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 261 Cuesta Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 596-4081, Students: 469 )

  • Sinsheimer Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2755 Augusta St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 596-4088, Students: 467 )

  • Los Ranchos Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 5785 Los Ranchos Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 596-4075, Students: 383 )

  • Smith (c. L.) Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1375 Balboa St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 596-4094, Students: 312 )

  • San Luis County Special Education


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 3350 Education Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 543-7732, Students: 305 )

  • Bishop's Peak Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 451 Jaycee Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 596-4030, Students: 300 )

  • Hawthorne Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 2125 Story St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 596-4070, Students: 298 )

  • Bellevue-santa Fe Charter


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 1401 San Luis Bay Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 595-7169, Students: 144 )

  • Teach Elementary


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 451 Jaycee Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 596-4100, Students: 88 )

  • San Luis Obispo County Juvenile Court


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 3350 Education Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 781-5395, Students: 38 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In San Luis Obispo City, California

  • San Luis Obispo High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1499 San Luis Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 596-4040, Students: 1,568 )

  • San Luis Obispo County Community


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1981 Vicente Dr., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 542-0106, Students: 258 )

  • Grizzly Challenge Charter


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 3209, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403, Phone: (805) 782-6882, Students: 170 )

  • Pacific Beach High


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 11950 Los Osos Valley Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 596-4023, Students: 56 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In San Luis Obispo City, California

  • California Polytechnic State University-san Luis Obispo


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 19,777; Location: , San Luis Obispo, CA 93407, Web: http://www.calpoly.edu )

  • Cuesta College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 10,920; Location: Ighway 1, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403, Web: http://www.cuesta.edu )

  • Central California School


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 178; Location: 195 Mcmillan Ste F, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Web: http://ccsce.org )

Largest Schools (Private) In San Luis Obispo City, California

  • Old Mission School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 761 Broad Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 543-6019, Students: 326 )

  • The Laureate Private School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 880 Laureate Lane, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, Phone: (805) 544-2141, Students: 84 )

  • The Montessori Childrens School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 4200 S Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401, Phone: (805) 544-6691, Students: 63 )

  • San Luis Obispo Christian School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 385, San Luis Obispo, CA 93406, Phone: (805) 543-1146, Students: 38 )

Academic Libraries In San Luis Obispo City, California

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In San Luis Obispo City, California

  • San Luis Obispo City-county Library


    995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(updated 2012)



Museums Near San Luis Obispo City, California


  • Point San Luis Lighthouse Keepers


    Po Box 13556, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

  • San Luis Obispo Childrens Museum


    1010 Nipomo St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    http://www.slocm.org

  • San Luis Obispo County Historical Society


    696 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

  • San Luis Obispo County Historical Society Museum


    696 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
    http://www.slochs.org

  • San Luis Obispo Railroad Museum


    Po Box 13260, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

  • Union Pacific Historical Society


    Po Box 536, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to San Luis Obispo 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 San Luis Obispo City, California.

Area Features of San Luis Obispo City, California


Airport


(1) Camp San Luis Obispo Airfield Historical   (2) Clark Field Historical   (3) San Luis County Regional Airport   (4) Weirs Airstrip Historical  

Area


(1) Tixlini  

Bridge


(1) Fivemile Bridge  

Building


(1) California Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Station 12 San Luis Obispo   (2) California Department Of Forestry And Fire Protection Station 21 San Luis Obispo Airport   (3) California Highway Patrol - Coastal Division   (4) California Highway Patrol - San Luis Obispo   (5) California Men S Colony   (6) California Mens Colony Fire Department   (7) Chase Hall   (8) Cuesta College Library Learning Center   (9) Dallidet Adobe   (10) Main Library San Luis Obispo City-county Library   (11) Robert E Kennedy Library   (12) San Luis Ambulance Service Headquarters   (13) San Luis Obispo City Fire Department Station 1   (14) San Luis Obispo City Fire Department Station 2   (15) San Luis Obispo City Fire Department Station 3   (16) San Luis Obispo City Fire Department Station 4   (17) San Luis Obispo City Hall   (18) San Luis Obispo County Courthouse   (19) San Luis Obispo County Law Library   (20) San Luis Obispo County Sheriff S Office   (21) San Luis Obispo County Sheriff S Office Civil Division   (22) San Luis Obispo Historical Museum   (23) San Luis Obispo Police Department   (24) San Luis Obispo Sheriff S Office Jail   (25) Taylor Gymnasium   (26) Veterans Memorial Building  

Cemetery


(1) Old Mission Cemetery   (2) Sutcliffe Cemetery  

Census


(1) Edna Census Designated Place   (2) Los Ranchos Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Apostolic Lighthouse Church   (2) Calvary Baptist Church Historical   (3) Calvary Chapel   (4) Church Of Christ   (5) Church Of The Nazarene   (6) Family Christian Center   (7) First Baptist Church   (8) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (9) First Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (10) First Presbyterian Church   (11) Foothill Baptist Church   (12) Four Square Church Historical   (13) Grace Church   (14) Mercy Church   (15) Meridian Fellowship Church   (16) Mission San Luis Obispo De Tolosa   (17) Mount Carmel Lutheran Church   (18) Nativity Of Our Lady Catholic Church   (19) Newman Catholic Center   (20) Saint Anne Byzantine Catholic Church   (21) Saint Stephens Episcopal Church   (22) Springfield Baptist Church   (23) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (24) Trinity Presbyterian Church   (25) Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Of San Luis Obispo County   (26) Unity Christ Church   (27) University Christian Center   (28) Vineyard Christian Fellowship Church   (29) Zion Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of San Luis Obispo   (2) Corral De Piedra   (3) El Chorro   (4) Huerta De Romauldo   (5) Laguna   (6) Mission Lands   (7) Potrero De San Luis Obispo   (8) Ranchita De Santa Fe   (9) San Luis Obispo Division   (10) Santa Margarita  

Dam


(1) Chorro Creek 1-072 Dam   (2) Righetti 743 Dam   (3) Salinas Dam  

Flat


(1) Vaca Flat  

Hospital


(1) Casa Loma Sanitarium   (2) French Hospital Medical Center   (3) Mountain View Hospital   (4) San Luis Obispo County Psychiatric Health Facility   (5) Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center  

Locale


(1) California Mens Colony   (2) Camp San Luis Obispo   (3) Central Coast Plaza Shopping Center   (4) Cold Canyon Landfill   (5) Edna Valley Winery   (6) Foothill Plaza Shopping Center   (7) Laguna Lake Municipal Golf Course   (8) Madonna Plaza Shopping Center   (9) Old Creamery Shopping Center   (10) San Luis Obispo Golf And Country Club   (11) Sulphur Pot Rustic Campsite   (12) The Network Shopping Center   (13) Tixlini Historical   (14) University Square Shopping Center   (15) Upper Lopez Campground  

Military


(1) Camp San Luis Obispo  

Mine


(1) Grieb Ranch Quarry   (2) Homeplace Pit   (3) Rinconada Mine  

Park


(1) Cuesta Canyon County Park   (2) Cuesta County Park   (3) E A French Park   (4) Hawthorne Park   (5) Johnson Park   (6) Laguna Hills Park   (7) Laguna Lake Park   (8) Meadow Park   (9) Mission Plaza   (10) Mitchell Park   (11) Mustang Stadium   (12) San Luis Obispo Baseball Stadium   (13) Santa Rosa Park   (14) Sinsheimer Park   (15) Smith Park   (16) Throop Park   (17) Triangle Park  

Populated Place


(1) Asphalt Mines Historical   (2) Chorro   (3) Edna   (4) Goldtree   (5) Maxwellton Historical   (6) San Luis Obispo   (7) Serrano   (8) Steele Historical   (9) Thyle  

Post Office


(1) Los Padres Post Office   (2) San Luis Obispo Post Office  

Range


(1) Irish Hills  

Reserve


(1) Santa Lucia Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Chorro Reservoir   (2) Laguna Lake   (3) Santa Margarita Lake  

Ridge


(1) Mine Hill   (2) Piney Ridge  

School


(1) Bishops Peak Elementary School   (2) C L Smith Elementary School   (3) California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo Campus   (4) Christian Day School   (5) Cuesta College   (6) East Santa Fe School   (7) Emerson School   (8) Grizzly Challenge Charter School   (9) Hawthorne Elementary School   (10) Hope School Historical   (11) Independence School   (12) Irish Hills School Historical   (13) Jesperson School   (14) Juvenile Court School   (15) Laguna Middle School   (16) Laguna School   (17) Laureate Elementary School   (18) Los Ranchos Elementary School   (19) Mission Central High School   (20) Mission College Preparatory School   (21) Montessori Childrens School   (22) Nativity School   (23) Old Mission Elementary School   (24) Pacheco Elementary School   (25) Pacific Beach High School   (26) Quintana School   (27) San Luis Christian School   (28) San Luis Coastal Adult School   (29) San Luis Obispo County Special Education Office   (30) San Luis Obispo High School   (31) Sinsheimer Elementary School   (32) Teach Elementary School   (33) The Laureate Private School  

Spring


(1) Little Falls Spring   (2) Sulphur Pots  

Stream


(1) Brizzolara Creek   (2) Burrito Creek   (3) Dairy Creek   (4) East Corral De Piedra Creek   (5) Froom Creek   (6) Little Falls Creek   (7) Old Garden Creek   (8) Pennington Creek   (9) Pilitas Creek   (10) Potrero Creek   (11) Prefumo Creek   (12) Salsipuedes Creek   (13) Stenner Creek   (14) Villa Creek   (15) West Corral De Piedra Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Hill   (2) Bald Mountain   (3) Bishop Peak   (4) Black Butte   (5) Cerro Romualdo   (6) Cerro San Luis Obispo   (7) Chumash Peak   (8) Gay Mountain   (9) Islay Hill   (10) Lopez Mountain   (11) Mount Lowe   (12) Round Top   (13) Slide Hill   (14) Terrace Hill  

Tower


(1) Katy-am San Luis Obispo   (2) Kcpr-fm San Luis Obispo   (3) Kjdj-am San Luis Obispo   (4) Kkcb-am San Luis Obispo   (5) Kvec-am San Luis Obispo  

Valley


(1) Big Falls Canyon   (2) Fern Canyon   (3) Hampton Canyon   (4) Oil Well Canyon   (5) Prefumo Canyon   (6) Reservoir Canyon   (7) Sycamore Canyon   (8) Water Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in San Luis Obispo City, California

93405 (pop. 31,972) 93401 (pop. 27,034)


Cities Nearby San Luis Obispo City, California

San Luis Obispo Ccd, CA  (pop. 59,490) 0.5 Miles
Pismo Beach City, CA  (pop. 8,541) 8.7 Miles
Baywood-los Osos Cdp, CA  (pop. 15,112) 10.2 Miles
Grover Beach City, CA  (pop. 13,033) 10.9 Miles
Arroyo Grande City, CA  (pop. 16,842) 11.4 Miles
Oceano Cdp, CA  (pop. 6,992) 12.2 Miles
Morro Bay City, CA  (pop. 10,300) 12.9 Miles
Arroyo Grande Ccd, CA  (pop. 74,458) 13.9 Miles
Atascadero City, CA  (pop. 28,818) 14.5 Miles
Cayucos Cdp, CA  (pop. 3,237) 17.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in San Luis Obispo City, California

805



Elevation in San Luis Obispo City, California is 217.0 ft. (66.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of San Luis Obispo City, California

Lat: 35.274305 N        Long: -120.663192 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of San Luis Obispo 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 San Luis Obispo City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 369   (1.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 252   (1.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 354   (1.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 996   (4.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,359   (6.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,980   (9.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 3,421   (16.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 2,836   (13.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 1,336   (6.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 1,795   (8.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,178   (5.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 723   (3.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,218   (10.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,855   (9.0%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,194

1 vehicle available : 3,723

2 vehicles available : 593

3 vehicles available : 92

4 or more vehicles available : 22

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 111

1 vehicle available : 1,450

2 vehicles available : 3,876

3 vehicles available : 501

4 or more vehicles available : 178

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 24

1 vehicle available : 469

2 vehicles available : 959

3 vehicles available : 1,192

4 or more vehicles available : 94

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 26

1 vehicle available : 525

2 vehicles available : 835

3 vehicles available : 905

4 or more vehicles available : 1,071


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,725

1 worker : 2,899

2-person household:

No workers : 1,733

1 worker : 2,251

2 workers : 2,132

3-person household:

No workers : 253

1 worker : 1,083

2 workers : 868

3 workers : 534

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 295

1 worker : 772

2 workers : 1,461

3 or more workers : 834


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,083

5 to 9 minutes : 5,621

10 to 14 minutes : 6,177

15 to 19 minutes : 3,386

20 to 24 minutes : 1,719

25 to 29 minutes : 864

30 to 34 minutes : 1,386

35 to 39 minutes : 145

40 to 44 minutes : 463

45 to 59 minutes : 309

60 to 89 minutes : 236

90 or more minutes : 156


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near San Luis Obispo 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 San Luis Obispo City, California

  • KXDZ (100.5 FM; Atascadero, CA; Owner: Mapleton License Of San Luis Obispo, Llc)
  • 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 San Luis Obispo City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 5,008  (41.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,197  (18.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,416  (20.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 145  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1,160  (9.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 3,587  (35.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 2,157  (21.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3,899  (38.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 46  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 43  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in San Luis Obispo City, California

Rail Station(s)


    1011 Railroad Avenue
    San Luis Obispo, California 93401

Bus Station(s)


    Grand Avenue & Deer Road
    Vista Grande Restaurant
    San Luis Obispo, California 93401

(updated 2008)



There are 301 Farms In San Luis Obispo City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In San Luis Obispo City, California

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.7b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Heritage Oaks Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 17

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Union Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $216.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 415

U.s. Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $768.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Rabobank, National Association - 2 Branches


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

Founders Community Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $336.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Coast National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $122.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


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

Pacific Western Bank - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near San Luis Obispo City, California

  • San Luis County Regional


    (about 2.8 miles in San Luis Obispo, California; Airport Code: SBP)

  • San Luis Obispo County Regional


    (about 2.9 miles in San Luis Obispo, California; Airport Code: SBP)

  • Oceano County


    (about 12.2 miles in Oceano, California; Airport Code: WQP)

  • Paso Robles Municipal


    (about 27.5 miles in Adelaide, California; Airport Code: PRB)

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


    (about 28.0 miles in Orcutt, California; Airport Code: SMX)

  • Vandenberg AFB


    (about 37.9 miles in Lompoc, California; Airport Code: VBG)

  • Lompoc Airport


    (about 43.5 miles in Lompoc, California; Airport Code: LPC)

  • Santa Ynez Airport


    (about 56.9 miles in Solvang, California; Airport Code: SQA)

  • Santa Ynez Airport


    (about 56.9 miles in Solvang, California; Airport Code: ZXQ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in San Luis Obispo City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.00%

Carpooled

10.36%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.80%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.03%

Taxicab

0.03%

Motorcycle

0.88%

Bicycle

3.59%

Walked

8.21%

Other Means

0.43%

Worked At Home

4.67%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including San Luis Obispo 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 By Tenure
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,027

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,547

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 220

Renter-occupied housing units : 325

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 316

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,010

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,987

Renter-occupied housing units : 8,408


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 498

Householder 35 to 44 years : 635

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,136

Householder 55 to 59 years : 657

Householder 60 to 64 years : 640

Householder 65 to 74 years : 568

Householder 75 years and over : 297

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 22

Householder 35 to 44 years : 37

Householder 45 to 54 years : 211

Householder 55 to 59 years : 187

Householder 60 to 64 years : 223

Householder 65 to 74 years : 594

Householder 75 years and over : 845


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Less than 10.0 percent : 121

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 419

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 977

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 1,214

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 1,049

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 475

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 662

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 794

50.0 percent or more : 4,889

Not computed : 690


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(San Luis Obispo City, California)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $526,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $526,400

Built 1980 to 1989 : $545,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $349,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $452,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $578,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $572,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $642,100


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in San Luis Obispo City, California: 39.7%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in San Luis Obispo City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 0.76%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 17.43%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 48.05%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 33.76%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in San Luis Obispo 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 857 857 $128,230,550
  Two Family 2 4 $223,670
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 8 61 $2,648,931
  Total

867 922 $131,103,151
2000        
  Single Family 785 785 $134,307,293
  Two Family 3 6 $370,513
  Three and Four Family 3 9 $732,103
  Five or More Family 11 66 $2,605,003
  Total

802 866 $138,014,912
2001        
  Single Family 873 873 $161,713,534
  Two Family 2 4 $301,222
  Three and Four Family 33 119 $9,777,085
  Five or More Family 11 64 $3,259,445
  Total

919 1,060 $175,051,286
2002        
  Single Family 937 937 $172,831,888
  Two Family 3 6 $431,043
  Three and Four Family 6 22 $1,194,218
  Five or More Family 13 218 $13,753,935
  Total

959 1,183 $188,211,084
2003        
  Single Family 1,174 1,174 $236,900,857
  Two Family 2 4 $326,768
  Three and Four Family 10 33 $2,521,309
  Five or More Family 12 144 $10,251,938
  Total

1,198 1,355 $250,000,872
2004        
  Single Family 1,153 1,153 $202,974,565
  Two Family 5 10 $671,113
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $353,889
  Five or More Family 43 239 $9,484,928
  Total

1,203 1,408 $213,484,495
2005        
  Single Family 1,104 1,104 $208,775,990
  Two Family 4 8 $935,405
  Three and Four Family 6 18 $1,525,508
  Five or More Family 43 239 $15,808,714
  Total

1,157 1,369 $227,045,617
2006        
  Single Family 828 828 $157,193,013
  Two Family 22 44 $6,338,252
  Three and Four Family 8 24 $3,518,623
  Five or More Family 13 101 $12,830,300
  Total

871 997 $179,880,188


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (San Luis Obispo City, CA): $31,926
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (San Luis Obispo City): $252,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (San Luis Obispo City): $724
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in San Luis Obispo City, California

Utility Gas: 74.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.9%
Electricity: 23.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.8%


(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 San Luis Obispo City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To San Luis Obispo 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

M.y. Home Health Inc


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

Star Care Home Health, Inc


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

Hospitals Close To San Luis Obispo City, California

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

Arroyo Grande Community Hospital


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

Twin Cities Community Hospital


     Address: 1100 Las Tablas Rd, Templeton, California 93465
     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

Nursing Homes Close To San Luis Obispo City, California

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%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
San Luis Obispo City, California

Name: Diablo Canyon
Address: PO Box 56; Avila Beach, CA 93424
Distance: 8 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in San Luis Obispo City, California

    Retired Workers: 6,705
    Disabled Workers: 1,220
    Widowers Workers: 915
    Spouses Workers: 575
    Children Workers: 535


(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 San Luis Obispo 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 San Luis Obispo City, California is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In San Luis Obispo City, California

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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 San Luis Obispo City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in San Luis Obispo City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 1 2 0 3 0 0 0 2 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 2 2 5 0 7 0 0 0 4 2 0
Rape 23 32 20 25 23 22 27 32 30 27 24 20 34
    per 100,000 51 70 45 56 52 50 63 74 69 61 53 44 74
Robbery 17 19 19 29 35 25 39 38 39 35 34 19 26
    per 100,000 38 41 42 65 79 57 91 88 90 80 74 41 56
Assault 129 109 99 128 110 113 99 66 71 64 74 79 101
    per 100,000 287 238 221 286 248 257 231 152 163 145 162 172 219
Burglary 393 318 344 399 361 358 312 334 324 372 330 414 328
    per 100,000 873 694 769 892 814 815 729 769 744 845 723 901 712
Larceny Theft 1,336 1,489 1,469 1,442 1,335 1,273 1,450 1,328 1,240 1,260 1,345 1,476 1,384
    per 100,000 2,969 3,251 3,285 3,225 3,012 2,900 3,389 3,058 2,846 2,863 2,946 3,212 3,002
Vehicle Theft 132 126 131 131 97 96 84 55 68 54 107 81 63
    per 100,000 293 275 293 293 219 219 196 127 156 123 234 176 137
Arson 85 35 41 42 38 41 0 40 50 22 25 48 44
    per 100,000 189 76 92 94 86 93 0 92 115 50 55 104 95
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
42 40 35 46 43 40 42 34 35 32 34 30 40
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
487 492 496 504 458 442 462 439 421 427 452 505 455
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
264 266 266 275 250 241 252 237 228 229 243 267 248


(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)



Jails in San Luis Obispo City, California


  • San Luis Obispo County


    1585 Kansas Avenue, San Luis Obispo, CA 93406
    Capacity: 518
    Confined: 513
    Avg. Population: 555
    Year Built: 1971
    Year Renovated: 1993


(updated 2006)



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