Morro Bay, California

Population 10,282

Morro Bay is located in San Luis Obispo County, CA. The population is 10,282, making Morro Bay the 8th largest city in San Luis Obispo County.

There are 2 public schools in Morro Bay with an average Homefacts rating of A. The total crime rate for Morro Bay is moderate, and there are 9 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Morro Bay is low and the median home sales price is $675,000. Detailed and up-to-date Morro Bay property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Morro Bay include Los Osos, Cayucos and Atascadero.

Morro Bay Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Excellent
  • No High School Diploma: 8.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 36.8%

Crime Rate

27.33% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 149
  • Violent Crimes: 159
  • Robbery: 28
  • Burglary: 485
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

42.12% Lower than national avg.
  • 9 offenders in Morro Bay
  • 8.75 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

30 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 26

Unemployment

Low 2.6%
  • California unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Property Values

Median Property Value $675,000

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Summary
There are 2 K-12 public schools in Morro Bay, CA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Morro Bay's schools as Excellent, with an overall A rating.
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Crime view details

9 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$669,450 compared to June 2017
Median Sales Price
$675,000 compared to June 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    23.2%
  • Rented
    40.7%
  • Owned
    36.1%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

31 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Morro Bay, CA issued 31 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 31 permits, 10 were issued for single family homes and 21 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Morro Bay, CA issued 18 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,036
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,182
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,526
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,218
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,684

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Environmental Hazards

30 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (243/243)
    Morro Bay, CA has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Morro Bay, CA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.23 Average
    Morro Bay, CA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 53.55°
  • February 53.12°
  • March 55.65°
  • April 57.56°
  • May 60.3°
  • June 63.77°
  • July 66°
  • August 67.16°
  • September 67.08°
  • October 64.37°
  • November 58.42°
  • December 52.24°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Morro Bay, CA

Earthquakes
Morro Bay, CA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Morro Bay, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Morro Bay, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Morro Bay, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Morro Bay, CA: $51,338

Unemployment

Unemployment in Morro Bay is 2.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 35.12%
White Collar - 64.88%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

City Representatives

  • Lois Capps

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Morro Bay, CA

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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