San Luis Obispo, California 

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Economy in San Luis Obispo, California

San Luis Obispo has an unemployment rate of 2.8%. The US average is 3.7%.

San Luis Obispo has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 34.6%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for San Luis Obispo
- The Sales Tax Rate for San Luis Obispo is 7.8%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for San Luis Obispo is 9.3%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for San Luis Obispo
- The average income of a San Luis Obispo resident is $26,377 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a San Luis Obispo resident is $44,894 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYSan Luis Obispo, CaliforniaUnited States
  2.8%3.7%
  1.3%1.6%
  34.6%33.5%
  7.8%6.2%
  8.0%4.6%
  $29,748$31,177
  $49,640$57,652
  $87,635$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.2%0.6%
  3.5%6.2%
  7.1%10.4%
  1.9%2.7%
  14.6%11.6%
  1.8%4.1%
  1.3%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  2.4%4.7%
  1.5%1.9%
  8.4%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  2.4%4.3%
  16.8%9.3%
  10.1%13.8%
  2.8%2.2%
  13.2%7.4%
  5.3%4.9%
  4.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for San Luis Obispo    21 Reviews
    COST OF LIVING AND FINDING A PLACE TO LIVE - 4/15/2015
    MY FIANCEE AND I ARE LOOKING TO MOVE TO SLO FOR RETIREMENT ( NEXT MONTH ) WE ARE BOTH ARTISTS AND HOPE OUR TALENT WILL HELP WITH COST OF LIVING IN SLO!!! ANY... Read More

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    Sunny & 70º - 3/31/2015
    In almost any season of the year in San Luis Obispo, you’ll find the sun shining and the temperature hitting around 70º at some point in the day. With the temperature... Read More

    Beautiful place to live hard to find a room - 10/14/2013
    San Luis Obispo and surrounding areas are beautiful, great weather, beaches, farms markets, a downtown area full of some of the best bars and restaurants, wine country,... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN SAN LUIS OBISPO, CALIFORNIA
    93405 93401

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