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U.S. Census Bureau data, 2014


Population

County 276,443
San Luis Obispo City 46,377

Age Distribution

SLO County CA
Under 5 5% 6.8%
5 to 9 4.8% 6.7%
10 to 14 5.5% 6.9%
15 to 19 8.2% 7.5%
20 to 24 10.4% 7.5%
25 to 34 17% 14.3%
35 to 44 10.9% 13.9%
45 to 54 14.5% 14%
55 to 59 7.3% 5.9%
60 to 64 6.4% 4.9%
65 to 74 8% 6.2%
75 to 84 4.9% 3.7%
84 + 2.5% 1.6%

 

Median Age 39.3 35.2


Educational Attainment

Highest level SLO County CA
High school graduate 21.2% 20.7%
Some college, no degree 27.1% 22.2%
Associate’s degree 9.7% 7.7%
Bachelor’s degree 19.6% 19.4%
Graduate or prof. degree 12% 11.1%

 


Diversity

SLO County CA
White 71.4% 40.1%
Black or African American 2% 5.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.5% 0.4%
Asian 3.3% 13%
Native Hawaiian or
other Pacific Islander
0.1% 0.4%
Some other race 0.2% 0.2%
Hispanic or Latino 20.8% 37.6%
Two or more races
2.1% 2.5%

 


Household Income

SLO County CA
Total
Median 59,628 61,400
Mean 77,559 85,265

Family
Median 75,410 69,883
Mean 91,814 94,829

Non-family Households
Median 34,895 40,843
Mean
50,091 59,392

 

Avg. household size: 2.49
Avg. Family size: 2.93


 Fair Market rent (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development)

1 bedroom apt $ 941
2 bedroom apt. $1,215
3 bedroom apt.
$1,790
4 bedroom home
$1,867

 

Single family home median price: $449,000


Unemployment rate 5.3%


County to County Commuting patterns

Residence Workplace No. of Workers
SLO County SLO County 96,754
SLO County SB County 7,480
SB County
SLO County 5,045
SLO County
Monterey County 797
SLO County
LA County 726