CA

National Population : 333,590,059
California State Population : 39,150,723

About San Luis Obispo, CA

San Luis Obispo, CA is located in San Luis Obispo County in the state of California.

The total City Population for San Luis Obispo is about 62,290 with about 1,374 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 67,266.

The Average Home Value is $610,033.33, which is roughly 18% higher than the Average Home Value of $503,143.00 for the state of California, and roughly 69% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $62,253.00, which is roughly 13% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $71,294.00 for the state of California, and roughly 8% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for San Luis Obispo is about 3.8%.

California is ranked #4 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 84.2 out of 100.

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Voting

San Luis Obispo County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 23.64% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 55.29%
Republican: 42.22%
Libertarian: 1.51%
Green: 0.5%
Other: 0.48%


Nearby Locations

Pismo Beach, CA (7.00 mi.)
Shell Beach, CA (7.00 mi.)
Grover Beach, CA (9.62 mi.)
SN Luis Obisp, CA (10.14 mi.)
Los Osos, CA (10.14 mi.)
Arroyo Grande, CA (10.82 mi.)
Oceano, CA (11.09 mi.)
Morro Bay, CA (14.07 mi.)
Atascadero, CA (15.35 mi.)
Santa Margar, CA (16.41 mi.)
Nipomo, CA (18.09 mi.)
Cayucos, CA (18.30 mi.)
Creston, CA (18.32 mi.)
Templeton, CA (19.71 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 93401, 93402, 93405
Latitude : 35.302616
Longitude : -120.808914
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 91 ft.
Area Code(s) : 805, 820

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.35
Male Population Estimate : 64.57%
Female Population Estimate : 51.08%
Median Age : 34.8
Male Median Age : 33.7
Female Median Age : 36.1

White Population Estimate : 98.67%
Black Population Estimate : 5.46%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 17.55%
Asian Population Estimate : 8.26%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.45%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.81%
Other Population Estimate : 5.63%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of San Luis Obispo specifically.
Average # of Homicides for San Luis Obispo County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for San Luis Obispo County: About 408 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

San Luis Obispo County is about 56% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 29% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.