San Luis Obispo, CA : What you need to know

When it comes to natural attractions, San Luis Obispo is hard to beat. The city is located between the Coast Ridge, near a collection of wineries, and the Pacific Ocean. Two colleges, California Polytechnic State University and Cuesta College, help set the cultural tone in San Luis Obispo, while a number of technology-based companies anchor the economy. A network of trails, parks and recreational facilities keep residents here access to outdoor recreation and the climate allows year-round activities.


San Luis Obispo, CA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 46337
Latest Population Increase 98.97
Median age 25.4
Median Household Income $46337
Median Home Price $546200
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San Luis Obispo
14.2 °C
Humidity : 90%
Wind : 0 km/h
17 °C
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16 °C
Tuesday
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San Luis Obispo, CA Rankings

San Luis Obispo, CA Demographics

Population By Gender

  Population Men 53.1%
  Population Women 46.9%

 
16% CIVILIAN VETERANS
In San Luis Obispo

Median Population

Median age 25.4
Age 18 Over 87.4
Age 21 Over 72.7
Age 62 Over 14.1
Age 65 Over 11.5

Race

  Ethnicity White 84.8%
  Ethnicity Black 2.3%
  Ethnicity Asian 5.8%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 16.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 3%

Economics

  Median Household Income 46058
  Median Home Price 546200
  Homes Owned 63.3
  Homes Rent 36.7
  Median Property Rent 1284

Language

  English Only 82.5
  English Other 17.5
  English Poor 1600000

 
COMMUTE TIME : 15 MINUTES
in San Luis Obispo

 
CLOSEST AIRPORT
within 60 miles of San Luis Obispo

Commute Types

  Walked 7.5
  Worked at Home 5.1
  Public Transportation 3
  Other Means 9.7
  Drove Alone 66.9
  Carpooled 7.8

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WALK SCORE
for San Luis Obispo