Pismo Beach SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
7
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8

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Pismo Beach, California Info Snack

Pismo Beach (Chumash: Pismu', ?Tar? ) is a city in San Luis Obispo County, in the Central Coast area of California, United States. The estimated population was 7,931 in 2014, up from 7,655 in the 2010 census. It is part of the Five Cities Area, a cluster of cities in that area of San Luis Obispo County. The "5 Cities" is actually only 3 cities; Grover Beach, Pismo Beach, and Arroyo Grande. Oceano is a Community Service District and Shell Beach is part of Pismo Beach. Pismo Beach's motto is "Clam Capital of the World".
Population
8,060
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
8.4%
Median Home
$660,000
Median Income
$77,316
Median Rent
$1,555

1 Reviews & Comments About Pismo Beach

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

08/20/2018

I love Pismo Beach. It has so much art integrated into the town, and so many friendly faces. The area is very clean, and a lot of options if you are wanting to find entertainment. The beach is very nice, and I love how they have the home of the Monarch butterflies there.

The prices are high, but worth it. The Butterfly Grove is a wonderful free place to visit, and I would highly recommend Pismo Yogurt. A lot of bike riders, and even rentals. Very pet friendly.

Rankings for Pismo Beach in California

Best Places Around Pismo Beach

1

Guadalupe, CA
Population 7,313

2

Nipomo, CA
Population 16,706

3

Grover Beach, CA
Population 13,524

4

Los Osos, CA
Population 15,714

5

San Luis Obispo, CA
Population 46,997

6

Arroyo Grande, CA
Population 17,971

7

Oceano, CA
Population 7,788

8

Morro Bay, CA
Population 10,568

Map Of Pismo Beach, CA

Population over time in Pismo Beach

Year Population % Change
2017 8,060 1.0%
2016 7,984 1.2%
2015 7,890 1.3%
2014 7,789 0.6%
2013 7,746 0.3%
2012 7,721 -0.4%
2011 7,753 -0.6%
2010 7,802 -

Crime in Pismo Beach Per 100k

Crime Pismo Beach CA USA
Violent Crime 506.6 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 48.2 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 422.1 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 4740.1 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 1061.4 446.9 430.4
Larceny 3413.3 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 265.3 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Pismo Beach

White
84.0% (6,772)
African American
1.6% (129)
American Indian
0.2% (16)
Asian
2.2% (181)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.0% (321)
Hispanic
8.0% (641)
Race Pismo Beach CA USA
White 84.0% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 1.6% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.0% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Pismo Beach, California

Less than $10,000
6.2% (49,972)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (24,180)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.2% (74,152)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.3% (50,778)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (73,346)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (120,094)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.7% (118,482)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (137,020)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (52,390)
$200,000 or more
13.2% (106,392)
Income Pismo Beach CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.2% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.3% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.7% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 13.2% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in Pismo Beach

Female
54.0% (4,355)
Male
46.0% (3,704)
Gender Pismo Beach CA USA
Female 54.0% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pismo Beach for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.4% (114)
9-12th Grade
2.3% (183)
High School / GED
17.3% (1,394)
Some College
26.5% (2,139)
Associate's Degree
7.2% (583)
Bachelor's Degree
24.1% (1,945)
Master's Degree
14.4% (1,157)
Professional Degree
3.8% (305)
Doctorate Degree
2.9% (236)
Education Pismo Beach CA USA
< 9th Grade 1.4% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.3% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 17.3% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 26.5% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.2% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 24.1% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 14.4% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.8% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.9% 1.6% 1.4%

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