San Luis Obispo Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of San Luis Obispo, CA

General San Luis Obispo Information

State: California

County: San Luis Obispo County

Close cities: Los Osos, CA, Arroyo Grande, CA, Nipomo, CA, Pismo Beach, CA, Avila Beach, CA, Morro Bay, CA, Cayucos, CA, Baywood-Los Osos, CA, Grover Beach, CA, Santa Margarita, CA, Creston, CA, Oceano, CA

San Luis Obispo Population (census data)
Total 43,516 (-1.5% since 2000)
Male 22,366 (51.4%)
Female 21,150 (48.6%)

Population Density: 4,083 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 132.7 (US Avg is 100)

San Luis Obispo Elevation: 234 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.7 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,855

Zip Codes: 93410, 93409, 93406, 93405, 93403, 93401, 93408, 93407, 93412, and 93402.

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San Luis Obispo Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (78.7%)
  • Hispanic (11.7%)
  • Other race (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.6%)
  • Chinese (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Black (1.5%)
  • Filipino (1.1%)
  • Japanese (0.7%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (17.4%)
  • Irish (13.5%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • Italian (7.4%)
  • United States (4.6%)
  • French (4.4%)
Foriegn Born: 4,214 people (9.7%)
  • Asia (39.8%)
  • Latin America (37.5%)
  • Europe (22.7%)

Local San Luis Obispo Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels
NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers
NHL Hockey: Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings

San Luis Obispo School Information

High Schools
Pacific Beach High (11950 Los Osos Valley Road, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
San Luis Obispo High (1499 San Luis Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Middle Schools
Laguna Middle (11050 Los Osos Valley Road, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Bishop's Peak Elementary (451 Jaycee Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Hawthorne Elementary (2125 Story Street, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Los Ranchos Elementary (5785 Los Ranchos Road, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Pacheco Elementary (261 Cuesta Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Sinsheimer Elementary (2755 Augusta Street, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Smith (C. L.) Elementary (1375 Balboa Street, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Teach Elementary (451 Jaycee Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Bellevue-Santa Fe Charter (1401 San Luis Bay Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Coastal Unified District)
Grizzly Challenge Charter (Highway One Camp San Luis Obis, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 - San Luis Obispo County Office Of Education District)
San Luis County Special Education (3350 Education Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Obispo County Office Of Education District)
San Luis Obispo County Community (1981 Vicente Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401 - San Luis Obispo County Office Of Education District)
San Luis Obispo County Juvenile Court (3350 Education Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA, 93405 - San Luis Obispo County Office Of Education District)

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