San Luis Obispo, CA Best Places to Live

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Home > 2017 Top 100 Best Places to Live > San Luis Obispo, CA
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Economy 50
Education 59
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Housing 57
Infrastructure 59

#50. San Luis Obispo, CA

Founded in 1772, San Luis Obispo is one of California’s oldest cities and home to California Polytechnic State University. Residents can enjoy the Pacific Ocean to the west and the Santa Lucia Mountains to the east, and outdoor sport options include hiking, kayaking, sailing and scuba diving. Major highways like U.S. Route 101 and California State Route 1 are among the transportation advantages of living in San Luis Obispo.

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