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Arroyo Grande, CA (California) Houses and Residents

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Total population: 17,908 (Urban population: 16,050 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 7,937 (7,298 occupied: 5,344 owner occupied, 2,062 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

28%
State:

46%

Housing density: 1,400 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $1,105,938.

Median contract rent in 2016: $683 (lower quartile is $545, upper quartile is $825)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $4,569


Median gross rent in Arroyo Grande, CA in 2016: $725

Housing units in Arroyo Grande with a mortgage: 3,470 (56 second mortgage, 528 home equity loan, 45 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,878

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $103,797

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $52,414

Median monthly housing costs: $1,396


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Arroyo Grande, California Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $547,896 (it was $220,100 in 2000)
Arroyo Grande:

$547,896
California:

$477,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $424,338 - $694,789
Median year house/condo built: 1978

Median year apartment built: 1980

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,111
  • In family households: 15,187 (2,767 male householders, 2,023 female householders)
    4,056 spouses, 5,071 children (4,783 natural, 182 adopted, 53 stepchildren), 149 grandchildren, 201 brothers or sisters, 135 parents, 241 other relatives, 538 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,754 (1,069 male householders (832 living alone)), 1,433 female householders (1,339 living alone)), 293 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 227

Size of family households: 2,340 2-persons, 1,107 3-persons, 702 4-persons, 422 5-persons, 145 6-persons, 72 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,181 1-person, 321 2-persons, 14 3-persons.

3,267 married couples with children.
383 single-parent households (109 men, 274 women).

84.4% of residents of Arroyo Grande speak English at home.
8.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
3.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (52% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (9% speak English very well, 72% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 1,886 (10.4%)
(71.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Arroyo Grande, California:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1641 bedroom
  • 1,0212 bedrooms
  • 3,1163 bedrooms
  • 8294 bedrooms
  • 2045+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Arroyo Grande, California:

  • 61no bedroom
  • 6511 bedroom
  • 7562 bedrooms
  • 4333 bedrooms
  • 1444 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Arroyo Grande in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 199no vehicle
  • 1,1941 vehicle
  • 2,2412 vehicles
  • 1,2943 vehicles
  • 2924 vehicles
  • 985+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population

Cars and other vehicles available in Arroyo Grande in renter-occupied apartments

  • 118no vehicle
  • 8881 vehicle
  • 7162 vehicles
  • 2453 vehicles
  • 214 vehicles
  • 255+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Arroyo Grande, California:

  • 01 room
  • 1942 rooms
  • 2583 rooms
  • 3364 rooms
  • 1,2395 rooms
  • 1,4116 rooms
  • 9107 rooms
  • 6508 rooms
  • 4359+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Arroyo Grande, California:

  • 451 room
  • 2332 rooms
  • 4093 rooms
  • 7734 rooms
  • 2535 rooms
  • 1726 rooms
  • 927 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 859+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Arroyo Grande, CA household income distribution

  • Arroyo Grande, CA household income distribution
  • 215Less than $10,000
  • 261$10,000 to $14,999
  • 276$15,000 to $19,999
  • 292$20,000 to $24,999
  • 251$25,000 to $29,999
  • 195$30,000 to $34,999
  • 307$35,000 to $39,999
  • 283$40,000 to $44,999
  • 353$45,000 to $49,999
  • 569$50,000 to $59,999
  • 815$60,000 to $74,999
  • 796$75,000 to $99,999
  • 873$100,000 to $124,999
  • 527$125,000 to $149,999
  • 622$150,000 to $199,999
  • 630$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Arroyo Grande, CA
  • 30Less than $10,000
  • 44$10,000 to $14,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 12$30,000 to $34,999
  • 27$40,000 to $49,999
  • 41$50,000 to $59,999
  • 14$70,000 to $79,999
  • 5$90,000 to $99,999
  • 28$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5$175,000 to $199,999
  • 56$200,000 to $249,999
  • 210$250,000 to $299,999
  • 829$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,050$400,000 to $499,999
  • 2,234$500,000 to $749,999
  • 501$750,000 to $999,999
  • 225$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 15$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Arroyo Grande, CA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Arroyo Grande, CA
  • 43$200 to $249
  • 79$250 to $299
  • 10$300 to $349
  • 17$400 to $449
  • 79$600 to $649
  • 97$700 to $749
  • 83$750 to $799
  • 166$800 to $899
  • 129$900 to $999
  • 482$1,000 to $1,249
  • 224$1,250 to $1,499
  • 440$1,500 to $1,999
  • 63$2,000 to $2,499
  • 112$2,500 to $2,999
  • 11$3,500 or more
  • 22No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5112010 or later
  • 2512000 to 2009
  • 4151990 to 1999
  • 2561980 to 1989
  • 1831970 to 1979
  • 316Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Arroyo Grande population
Arroyo Grande commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 280
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 988
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,377
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1,218
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,912
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 995
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 809
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 104
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 63
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 121
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 124
  • 90 or more minutes: 275
Arroyo Grande, CA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 83.7%
Number of people working at home: 489 (5.7% of all workers)

Arroyo Grande mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 6,948 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 823 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 16 (0%)
  • Taxi: 30 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 63 (1%)
  • Walked: 275 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 489 (6%)

First ancestries reported:

 English: 745
 German: 670
 American: 507
 European: 446
 Irish: 418
 Italian: 382
 Portuguese: 328
 Polish: 120
 Scandinavian: 120
 Scotch-Irish: 116
 Syrian: 112
 French (except Basque): 90
 Norwegian: 83
 Canadian: 71
 Russian: 71
 Scottish: 65
 Swedish: 43
 Lebanese: 38
 Dutch: 37
 Basque: 33
 Welsh: 31
 French Canadian: 27
 Greek: 18
 British: 18
 Serbian: 18
 Iranian: 16
 Czech: 14
 African: 14
 Swiss: 13
 Danish: 12
 Slovak: 12
 Croatian: 11
 Northern European: 5
 Slovene: 3

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

  • 33%Mexico
  • 20%Philippines
  • 9%India
  • 5%Canada
  • 4%Syria
  • 3%Portugal
  • 3%Hong Kong

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

  • This state: 11,995
  • Other state: 4,040
  • Northeast: 555
  • Midwest: 1,716
  • South: 675
  • West: 1,141

86% of Arroyo Grande residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in California.

Arroyo Grande:

86.0%
State average:

86.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 56
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 11
  • 5th and 6th grade: 1
  • 7th and 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 60
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 152
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 26
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 988
  • Less than 1 year of college: 360
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,284
  • Associate degree: 797
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,690
  • Master's degree: 445
  • Professional school degree: 121
  • Doctorate degree: 130

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 25
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 8
  • 5th and 6th grade: 66
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 35
  • 11th grade: 72
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 94
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,315
  • Less than 1 year of college: 535
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 1,228
  • Associate degree: 739
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,624
  • Master's degree: 884
  • Professional school degree: 123
  • Doctorate degree: 73

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.7%Males
  • 4.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 11.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 9.0%Males
Arroyo Grande marital status for males
Arroyo Grande marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,153
  • One, attached: 855
  • Two: 270
  • 3 or 4: 262
  • 5 to 9: 176
  • 10 to 19: 254
  • 20 to 49: 160
  • 50 or more: 332
  • Mobile homes: 503
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 4

Median worth of mobile homes: $152,693

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 0.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 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 (83.3%)
  • Electricity (11.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.1%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (60.1%)
  • Electricity (38.9%)
  • No fuel used (1.3%)
  • Coal or coke (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 159
Here:

11.5%
California:

7.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 30
Here:

2.7%
California:

7.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 40
Here:

5.1%
California:

15.5%

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 (Noninstitutionalized)