san luis obispo Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 823 4.0 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,790 13.5 % 32.6 %
Some College 5,074 24.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,199 34.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,770 23.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 19,293 93.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 10,535 51.0 % 51.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 46,337 - -
19 years old and under 8,618 18.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 24,555 53.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,840 16.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,324 11.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 36,930 87.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 5,267 12.4 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 189 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 10,148 55.7 % 33.5 %
Married 5,919 32.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 323 1.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,817 10.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,299 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,044 93.5 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,255 6.5 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 9,093 47.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,305 6.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 971 5.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,585 8.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,458 7.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,388 7.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,109 10.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,341 6.9 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 49 0.3 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,941 10.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,129 16.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,486 23.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,984 15.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,578 13.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,878 9.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 4,875 25.3 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 9 0.0 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 11,505 59.6 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 332 1.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 123 0.6 % 1.8 %
Solar 151 0.8 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 84 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 965 5.0 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 39,310 88.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,061 2.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 193 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 2,666 6.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,409 3.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 46,058 55,775
Median Family Income 83,908 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,416 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 67.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.07 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 9.23
    [CDD] 0.12
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 5.05 %
6.0 1.52 %
7.0 0.16 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com