The Los Osos Census Designated Place had a population of 14,381 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Los Osos is located at latitude 35.3044 and longitude -120.8241 in San Luis Obispo County. The formal boundaries for the Los Osos Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. San Luis Obispo County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 131 feet.
The Los Osos Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407812) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Los Osos population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||14,299|
|Population in Familes||11,066|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||82|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,615 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,972 (60.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,037 (30.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||606 ( 9.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$398,156|
|Average Home Value||$452,216|
|Median Household Income||$58,935|
|Average Household Income||$75,905|
|Per Capita Income||$31,956|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.19%|
|Per Capita Income||2.78%|
The table below compares Los Osos to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 408||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 757||50th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1052||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 603||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 504||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.