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San Luis Obispo County
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San Luis Obispo County Stats
County stats at a glance
Population: 274,869 (2009)
Median Household income: $55,638 (2009)
Population in Poverty: 13.2% (2009)
Unemployment Rate: 9.0% (2009)

Educational Attainment (2009)
High school graduates: 88.9%
Baccalaureate recipients: 30.1%
Advanced degree recipients: 10.7%

Projected County Growth 1970 - 2050:

Sources:
California Department of Finance
US Census Bureau


College-going rate 2009
High School Graduates: 2,702
UC Freshmen: 132
CSU Freshmen: 313
CCC Freshmen: 961
Public College Freshmen: 1,406

 UC:    4.9%
 CSU:  11.6%
 CCC:  35.6%
 Vertical line is state average
Overall College-going rate to publics: 52.0%



Colleges in San Luis Obispo County: 3

 CSU Cal Poly SLO
San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

 Cuesta College
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403

 Ridgecrest School of Law
San Luis Obispo, CA 93404


Comprehensive Public High Schools in San Luis Obispo County: 10
 Arroyo Grande High, Arroyo Grande
HS Grads: 472, First-time Frosh: 331
 Paso Robles High, Paso Robles
HS Grads: 381, First-time Frosh: 252
 San Luis Obispo High, San Luis Obispo
HS Grads: 336, First-time Frosh: 254
 Atascadero High, Atascadero
HS Grads: 315, First-time Frosh: 212
 Nipomo High, Nipomo
HS Grads: 281, First-time Frosh: 140
 Morro Bay High, Morro Bay
HS Grads: 200, First-time Frosh: 156
 Templeton High, Templeton
HS Grads: 167, First-time Frosh: 110
 Coast Union High, Cambria
HS Grads: 63, First-time Frosh: 49
 Shandon High/Middle, Shandon
HS Grads: 23, First-time Frosh: 13
 Grizzly Challenge Charter, San Luis Obispo
HS Grads: N/A, First-time Frosh: 1