In 2018, San Luis Obispo County, CA had a population of 284k people with a median age of 39.6 and a median household income of $71,148. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of San Luis Obispo County, CA grew from 283,405 to 284,010, a 0.213% increase and its median household income declined from $71,880 to $71,148, a -1.02% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in San Luis Obispo County, CA are White (Non-Hispanic) (68.5%), White (Hispanic) (18.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.43%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.83%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (2.13%). N/A% of the people in San Luis Obispo County, CA speak a non-English language, and 94.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in San Luis Obispo County, CA are California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo (5,205 degrees awarded in 2017), Cuesta College (1,422 degrees), and Laurus College (248 degrees).
The median property value in San Luis Obispo County, CA is $593,100, and the homeownership rate is 61.3%. Most people in San Luis Obispo County, CA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in San Luis Obispo County, CA is 2 cars per household.