Oceano is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of California. With a population of 7,534 people and just one neighborhood, Oceano is the 460th largest community in California.
Real Estate Prices
Housing costs in Oceano are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Oceano isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Oceano are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Oceano is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Oceano who work in food service (14.82%), office and administrative support (12.03%) and maintenance occupations (10.61%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Oceano is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.