Shandon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Shandon Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in San Luis Obispo County at latitude 35.6552 and longitude -120.3754. San Luis Obispo County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,040 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Shandon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.Photos of the local Shandon, CA area
Also See: Shandon, CA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||1,295|
|Population in Familes||1,109|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||3.47|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||416 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||233 (56.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||140 (33.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||43 (10.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$211,786|
|Average Home Value||$217,060|
|Median Household Income||$56,739|
|Average Household Income||$73,843|
|Per Capita Income||$21,270|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.58%|
|Per Capita Income||5.01%|
The table below compares Shandon to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 980||36th|
|Population Density1||# 972||36th|
|Diversity Index2||# 376||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 615||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 983||36th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.