San Luis Obispo, CA (population: 43,926) has three higher education schools within its city limits. California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 19,325. It is the 752nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 48th highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). San Luis Obispo lies in San Luis Obispo county, which is one of the 57 counties in California. The San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, CA area has 99,740 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,470 average annual salary.
Of the 3 schools in San Luis Obispo, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Central California School comes out as the most expensive ($14,350/yr), with Cuesta College as the lowest recorded at only $10,234/yr.Popular Bars in San Luis Obispo: