san luis obispo Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 919 4.5 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,926 14.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 4,997 24.7 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,836 33.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 4,551 22.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 18,773 92.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 10,034 49.6 % 49.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 45,911 - -
19 years old and under 8,731 19.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 24,029 52.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 8,148 17.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 5,003 10.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 36,446 86.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 5,476 13.1 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 33 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 10,409 57.2 % 33.2 %
Married 5,671 31.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 413 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,700 9.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,109 - -
Occupied Housing Units 17,855 93.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,254 6.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,865 46.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,254 6.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 963 5.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 1,718 9.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,520 8.0 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,474 7.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,909 10.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,387 7.3 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 19 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,959 10.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 3,218 16.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,597 24.1 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,826 14.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,651 13.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,812 9.5 % 13.1 %
Electric 4,842 25.3 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 9 0.0 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 11,499 60.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 303 1.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 85 0.4 % 1.9 %
Solar 74 0.4 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 71 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 972 5.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 38,509 86.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 1,267 2.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 149 0.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 3,115 7.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,351 3.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 44,894 53,657
Median Family Income 78,641 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 26,377 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 63.5 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.44 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 12.73
    [CDD] 0
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