Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $386,840 (it was $218,800 in 2000)
Mean prices in 2013:All housing units: $496,820; Detached houses: $545,552; Townhouses or other attached units: $394,937; In 2-unit structures: $491,579; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $373,064; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $314,914; Mobile homes: $151,606; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $180,669
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Ancestries: German (12.3%), English (11.5%), Irish (7.5%), United States (6.5%), Italian (5.1%), Scottish (3.1%).
Current Local Time: PST time zone
Elevation: 800 feet
Land area: 4.74 square miles.
Population density: 1,620 people per square mile (low).
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For population 25 years and over in Templeton:
High school or higher: 93.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.0%
Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Templeton CDP:
Never married: 20.3%
Now married: 60.6%
697 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 2.7% Europe).
According to our research of California and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Templeton, California as of November 29, 2015. The ratio of number of residents in Templeton to the number of sex offenders is 853 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,130 (0.8%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,656 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Santa Maria, CA (44.5 miles , pop. 77,423).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bakersfield, CA (95.5 miles , pop. 247,057).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (166.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Templeton-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 790% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 47.8 miles away from the city center On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 103.8 miles away from Templeton center, causing $50,000,000 total damage On 4/18/1906 at 13:12:21, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 UK) earthquake occurred 211.5 miles away from the city center, causing $524,000,000 total damage On 10/18/1989 at 00:04:15, a magnitude 7.1 (6.5 MB, 7.1 MS, 6.9 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 122.8 miles away from the city center, causing 62 deaths (62 shaking deaths) and 3757 injuries, causing $1,305,032,704 total damage On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 255.3 miles away from Templeton center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses On 12/22/2003 at 19:15:56, a magnitude 6.6 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.6 MW, 6.4 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 20.8 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 40 injuries, causing $200,000,000 total damage Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
The number of natural disasters in San Luis Obispo County (15) is greater than the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 7, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Brian Barden - Baseball player, Chaunté Lowe - High jumper.
Hospitals and medical centers in Templeton:
TWIN CITIES COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Proprietary, 1100 LAS TABLAS RD)
TEMPLETON DIALYSIS (1310 LAS TABLAS ROAD, SUITE 101)
5 miles: PASO ROBLES (8TH & PINE STS.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
6 miles: ATASCADERO (EAST MALL & PALMA AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, taxi stand.
19 miles: SAN LUIS OBISPO-CAL POLY (SAN LUIS OBISPO, GRAND AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Templeton:
Cuesta College (about 16 miles; San Luis Obispo, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,518)
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo (about 18 miles; San Luis Obispo, CA; FT enrollment: 17,345)
Allan Hancock College (about 46 miles; Santa Maria, CA; FT enrollment: 6,639)
West Hills College-Lemoore (about 72 miles; Lemoore, CA; FT enrollment: 2,314)
Taft College (about 76 miles; Taft, CA; FT enrollment: 2,121)
San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia (about 92 miles; Visalia, CA; FT enrollment: 2,386)
California State University-Bakersfield (about 92 miles; Bakersfield, CA; FT enrollment: 7,564)
Notable locations in Templeton: Peoente Winery (A), Creston Manor Vineyard and Winery (B), Templeton Community Services District Office (C), California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Station 30 Paso Robles (D), Templeton Fire Protection District (E). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in Templeton include: Templeton Hills Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Bethel Lutheran Church (B), Central Coast Church of Religious Science (C), First Presbyterian Church (D), Victory Chapel (E). Display/hide their locations on the map
ALMIRA WATER ASSOCIATION (Address: 171 WATERFALL LN , Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
3 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.2%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.4% for other race residents, 6.2% for two or more races residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
Gay men: 0.5% of all households
93 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
80 people in nursing homes in 2000
Templeton compared to California state average:
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
Median age significantly above state average.
Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
Renting percentage below state average.
Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
House age below state average.
Banks with branches in Templeton (2011 data):
Rabobank, National Association: Templeton Branch at 1025 Las Tablas Road, branch established on 1989/12/01. Info updated 2011/01/27: Bank assets: $11,745.0 mil, Deposits: $8,446.0 mil, headquarters in Roseville, CA, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 124 total offices, Holding Company: Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank B.A., "rabobank Nederland
Heritage Oaks Bank: Templeton Office Branch at 1255 Las Tablas Rd, Ste 101, branch established on 2006/08/15. Info updated 2012/01/06: Bank assets: $982.9 mil, Deposits: $786.8 mil, headquarters in Paso Robles, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Heritage Oaks Bancorp
Religion statistics for Templeton CDP (based on San Luis Obispo County data)
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 60
San Luis Obispo County:
2.29 / 10,000 pop.
2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
0.04 / 10,000 pop.
0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
San Luis Obispo County:
0.69 / 10,000 pop.
0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 58
San Luis Obispo County:
2.22 / 10,000 pop.
1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 288
11.00 / 10,000 pop.
7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
San Luis Obispo County:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,480 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($261 average AGI)
San Luis Obispo County:
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
513 Main St (Lat: 35.548056 Lon: -120.706389), Type: 27.4, Overall height: 27.4 m Registrant: 5102273059, , 4420 ROSEWOOD BLDG 2 4TH FL
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:
TEMPLETONSLOFS, 205 Fifth Street (Lat: 35.549917 Lon: -120.706667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: KNFZ654 Assigned Frequencies: 159.315 MHz Grant Date: 05/01/2012, Expiration Date: 07/27/2022 Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6174, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
TEMPLETONDOTMS2, Hwy 101 And Main Street (Lat: 35.565389 Lon: -120.704917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WGM650 Assigned Frequencies: 159.315 MHz Grant Date: 09/30/2011, Expiration Date: 12/17/2021 Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6174, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
101 Duncan Rd (Lat: 35.555861 Lon: -120.711500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: KBQ615 Assigned Frequencies: 42.3400 MHz, 42.5600 MHz, 42.5600 MHz, 44.9200 MHz Grant Date: 05/01/2012, Expiration Date: 07/14/2022 Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6113, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
Dot Mtce Sta Main St At Hwy 101 (Lat: 35.566083 Lon: -120.703222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: KWO585 Assigned Frequencies: 47.0800 MHz, 47.1800 MHz Grant Date: 07/16/2004, Expiration Date: 09/20/2014, Certifier: Glen S Nash Registrant: State Of California, 601 Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95811-0231, Phone: (916) 657-6153, Fax: (916) 657-9468, Email:
CREEKSIDE RIVER WELL, Creekside River Well 663 Creekside Lane, (At The End Of Lane) (Lat: 35.559361 Lon: -120.692972), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQDN516 Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz Grant Date: 10/07/2005, Expiration Date: 10/07/2015, Certifier: Jay Short Registrant: Siemens Water Technologies, 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2743, Email:
BONITA WELL, Bonita Well Near Oak Noll Drive, @ Jct. Of Golden Meadows & Theater Drive (Lat: 35.573500 Lon: -120.698889), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQJL417 Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz Grant Date: 10/21/2008, Expiration Date: 10/21/2018, Certifier: Jay Short Registrant: Siemens Water Technologies, 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2743, Email:
COW MEADOW WELL, Cow Meadow Well 188 Cow Meadow Place (Lat: 35.571000 Lon: -120.694417), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQJL418 Assigned Frequencies: 154.478 MHz Grant Date: 10/21/2008, Expiration Date: 10/21/2018, Certifier: Jay Short Registrant: Siemens Water Technologies, 1239 Willow Lake Boulevard, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2743, Email: