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Quick Facts About San Luis Obispo
Location Central Coast of California
First Incorporated February 16, 1856
Became Charter City May 1, 1876
Population (January 1, 2008) 44,697
Elevation 300 feet
Land Area 10.7 square mile
Average Temperature 70.2 Fahrenheit
Median Age 27.2 years
Average Family Income $60,903
Form of Government Council-Mayor-City Manager

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