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Total population: 17,238 (All urban)

Arroyo Grande,CA index of house prices


Houses: 6,806 (6,521 occupied: 4,553 owner occupied, 1,968 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

32%

Housing density: 1200 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $361,782.


Median contract rent in 2009: $929 (lower quartile is $753, upper quartile is $1,297)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,011


Median gross rent in Arroyo Grande, CA in 2009: $984


Housing units in Arroyo Grande with a mortgage: 2,884 (324 second mortgage, 366 home equity loan, 13 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,020


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $83,462


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $45,859


Median monthly housing costs: $1,407





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Arroyo Grande, California Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $492,520 (it was $220,100 in 2000)
Arroyo Grande:

$492,520
California:

$384,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $370,373 - $657,442

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $480,775
Here:

$480,775
State:

$521,364

Townhouses or other attached units: $252,430
Here:

$252,430
State:

$436,871

In 2-unit structures: $30,693
Here:

$30,693
State:

$634,434

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $140,970
Here:

$140,970
State:

$418,318

Mobile homes: $176,766
Here:

$176,766
State:

$59,450

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $1,168
Here:

$1,168
State:

$63,652

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,840
  • In family households: 13,369 (3,586 male householders, 815 female householders)
    3,657 spouses, 4,412 children (3,958 natural, 125 adopted, 329 stepchildren), 140 grandchildren, 72 brothers or sisters, 42 parents, 169 other relatives, 476 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,471 (686 male householders (505 living alone)), 1,391 female householders (1,235 living alone)), 394 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 210 (168 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,072 2-persons, 944 3-persons, 870 4-persons, 349 5-persons, 109 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,740 1-person, 306 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 14 4-persons, 7 5-persons.

2,680 married couples with children.
750 single-parent households (146 men, 604 women).

90.8% of residents of Arroyo Grande speak English at home.
5.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 922 (5.7%)
(58.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

3.5

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Arroyo Grande, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 62
  • 3 rooms: 230
  • 4 rooms: 395
  • 5 rooms: 1,200
  • 6 rooms: 1,342
  • 7 rooms: 699
  • 8 rooms: 360
  • 9 or more rooms: 256
  • 1 room: 116
  • 2 rooms: 292
  • 3 rooms: 355
  • 4 rooms: 537
  • 5 rooms: 341
  • 6 rooms: 250
  • 7 rooms: 77
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Arroyo Grande, California
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 189
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,094
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,477
  • 4 bedrooms: 674
  • 5+ bedrooms: 99
  • no bedroom: 132
  • 1 bedroom: 588
  • 2 bedrooms: 771
  • 3 bedrooms: 453
  • 4 bedrooms: 24
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Arroyo Grande, California in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 152
  • 1 vehicle: 1,255
  • 2 vehicles: 2,202
  • 3 vehicles: 663
  • 4 vehicles: 228
  • 5+ vehicles: 53
  • no vehicle: 273
  • 1 vehicle: 925
  • 2 vehicles: 552
  • 3 vehicles: 172
  • 4 vehicles: 38
  • 5+ vehicles: 8

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 249
  • 2000 to 2004: 751
  • 1990 to 1999: 814
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,385
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,914
  • 1960 to 1969: 809
  • 1950 to 1959: 948
  • 1940 to 1949: 357
  • 1939 or earlier: 304

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Arroyo Grande, CA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Arroyo Grande, CA:

  • Less than $10,000: 19
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 10
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 9
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 4
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 6
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 14
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 14
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 28
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 13
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 31
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 30
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 17
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 11
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 16
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 35
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 66
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 93
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 327
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 473
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 1012
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 932
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 1196
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 385
  • $1,000,000 or more: 209
 


Arroyo Grande rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Arroyo Grande:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 45
  • $200 to $249: 26
  • $250 to $299: 29
  • $300 to $349: 26
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 52
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 17
  • $550 to $599: 49
  • $600 to $649: 69
  • $650 to $699: 0
  • $700 to $749: 107
  • $750 to $799: 128
  • $800 to $899: 288
  • $900 to $999: 293
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 342
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 226
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 376
  • $2,000 or more: 92
  • No cash rent: 105
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 72
  • 1990 to 1994: 95
  • 1985 to 1989: 189
  • 1980 to 1984: 67
  • 1975 to 1979: 101
  • 1970 to 1974: 82
  • 1970 to 1974: 89
  • 1965 to 1969: 227


Arroyo Grande, CA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 83.2%
Number of people working at home: 360 (5.1% of all workers)


Arroyo Grande commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 206
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1333
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1084
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 961
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1319
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 549
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 641
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 62
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 76
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 158
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 170
  • 90 or more minutes: 176
 


Arroyo Grande mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 5,696 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 742 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 16 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 46 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 69 (1%)
  • Walked: 100 (1%)
  • Other means: 66 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 360 (5%)
 


Arroyo Grande, CA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 507
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 338
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 358
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 335
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 365
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 433
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 406
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 261
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 363
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 783
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 681
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 698
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 437
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 169
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 173
  • $200,000 or more: 171
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 2931
 German: 1885
 English: 1691
 Irish: 1419
 United States or American: 952
 Italian: 603
 Portuguese: 427
 Norwegian: 375
 Scottish: 340
 Swedish: 305
 French (except Basque): 296
 Scotch-Irish: 276
 Danish: 176
 Russian: 157
 Dutch: 151
 European: 145
 Swiss: 121
 Polish: 118
 Welsh: 107
 French Canadian: 93
 British: 93
 Czech: 83
 Scandinavian: 64
 Latvian: 38
 Austrian: 33
 Armenian: 31
 Canadian: 30
 Basque: 29
 Finnish: 28
 Hungarian: 23
 Greek: 23
 Czechoslovakian: 21
 Celtic: 18
 Lebanese: 14
 Arab:: 14
 Lithuanian: 12
 Brazilian: 9
 Ukrainian: 9
 Eastern European: 9
 Belgian: 8
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 8
 Jamaican: 8
 Turkish: 8
 Romanian: 7
 Australian: 7
 Serbian: 7
 Slavic: 7
 Slovak: 6


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Mexico (41%)
  • Canada (12%)
  • Philippines (11%)
  • United Kingdom (9%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Lebanon (3%)
  • Germany (2%)


Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 9910
  • Northeast: 782
  • Midwest: 1800
  • South: 1145
  • West: 1356

49% of Arroyo Grande residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 64% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in California.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 52
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 70
  • 7th and 8th grade: 50
  • 9th grade: 65
  • 10th grade: 104
  • 11th grade: 124
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 193
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,081
  • Less than 1 year of college: 379
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 928
  • Associate degree: 375
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,063
  • Master's degree: 366
  • Professional school degree: 137
  • Doctorate degree: 36

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 13
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 17
  • 5th and 6th grade: 61
  • 7th and 8th grade: 140
  • 9th grade: 56
  • 10th grade: 142
  • 11th grade: 138
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 200
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,357
  • Less than 1 year of college: 585
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,239
  • Associate degree: 619
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,186
  • Master's degree: 243
  • Professional school degree: 81
  • Doctorate degree: 20

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 4.0%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 4.5%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 72.7%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 5.1%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 10.9%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 16.3%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 3.8%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 14.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 10.7%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $60,093
  • Black householders: $56,778
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $86,833
  • Asian householders: $75,057
  • Some other race householders: $57,265
  • Two or more races householders: $68,470
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $66,328
Arroyo Grande household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Arroyo Grande household income for Black householders
Arroyo Grande household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Arroyo Grande household income for Asian householders
Arroyo Grande household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Arroyo Grande household income for Some other race householders
Arroyo Grande household income for Two or more races householders
Arroyo Grande household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Arroyo Grande marital status for males
Arroyo Grande marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $521,386
  • Black or African American householders: $1,006,969
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $533,917
  • Asian householders: $511,988
  • Some other race householders: $490,058
  • Two or more races householders: $499,680
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $531,903

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,516
  • One, attached: 590
  • Two: 111
  • 3 or 4: 382
  • 5 to 9: 181
  • 10 to 19: 136
  • 20 to 49: 178
  • 50 or more: 159
  • Mobile homes: 544
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $255,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Arroyo Grande:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Arroyo Grande
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (88.9%)
  • Electricity (8.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.3%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (72.6%)
  • Electricity (24.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 280
Here:

15.3%
California:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 37
Here:

4.1%
California:

7.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 31
Here:

5.0%
California:

15.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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