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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Santa Maria is 6.00 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Santa Maria jobs have Increased by 1.30 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Santa Maria's cost of living is 27.10% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Santa Maria's population is 105,093 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 71.49 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 47 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Santa Maria is $339,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -30.01%.
    SCHOOLS
    Santa Maria public schools spend $8,015 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.7 students per teacher in Santa Maria.

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  11/27/2009
Santa Maria Can't Be Defined

I have lived in Santa Maria / Orcutt for several years, but it is time to leave. I have no issues with the weather. Our climate is mild and comfortable with no extremes.... (Read More)

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  5/23/2009
Unpredictable weather with no extremes.

The weather is very mild without a huge temperature change with the seasons. The winters are chilly but not cold and the summers are warm but not hot. Of course there... (Read More)

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  2/4/2009
The weather

I have traveled all over the world. I have not seen anywhere else that has the type of climate that the central coast has. It is really great. I feel that it is the best... (Read More)

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