Incorporated on August 13, 1888, Lompoc is a city in Santa Barbara County, California, The name of the city is derived from a Chumash word “Lum Poc” which means “stagnant waters” or “lagoon.” The city has a total area of 11.7 square miles of which 99.34% is land. Zip codes for Lompoc include: 93436, 93436 and 93438.
Originally intended to be named New Vineland, Lompoc was modeled after the temperance colony in New Jersey, It became a military town with the completion of nearby Camp Cooke (now,Vandenberg Air Force Base). Lompoc is also known as the “flower seed capital of the world.” List of the top things to do and attractions in Lompoc
As of 2014, Lompoc’s population is 42,373 with 3,654 people per square mile (population density). The median age is 32.2. 50.71% of people in Lompoc are married. 11.82% are divorced. The average household size is 2.96 people. 38.21% of people are married with children and 21.42% have children and are single.
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The median home value for Lompoc CA homes for sale is $229,500. Home appreciation is 15.80% over the last year. The median age of Lompoc CA real estate is 40 years. Renters make up 49.08% of the Lompoc population and 5.99% of houses and apartments in Lompoc are unoccupied (vacancy rate).
Value of owner-occupied housing :
Less Than $20,000 2.35%
$20,000 to $39,999 2.88%
$40,000 to $59,999 1.48%
$60,000 to $79,999 1.76%
$80,000 to $99,999 2.83%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.56%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.36%
$200,000 to $299,999 34.25%
$300,000 to $399,999 22.21%
$400,000 to $499,999 7.32%
$500,000 to $749,999 3.97%
$750,000 to $999,999 1.00%
$1,000,000 or more 1.03%
Lompoc gets around 13 inches of rain per year and no snow. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 41. On average, there are 286 sunny days per year with July highs around 94 degrees. and January lows around 34 degrees.
The unemployment rate in Lompoc is 9.70%, with job growth of 0.20%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.70%. Lompoc sales tax rate is 8.00% and income tax is 6.00%. The income per capita is $20,072, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $47,177.
Hospitals nearest to San Lompoc include: Lompoc Valley Medical Center and Lompoc Hospital Foundation.
The Surf Amtrak Station is located to the west in Surf Beach, and is served by the Pacific Surfliner line. Thruway Motorcoach buses stop in town. Lompoc is served by the City of Lompoc Transit, Clean Air Express to Santa Barbara/Goleta, and The Breeze Bus to Buellton/Solvang and Santa Maria.
The nearest major airport is Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX / KSMX). This airport has domestic flights from Santa Maria, California and is 24 miles from the center of Lompoc, CA. Another major airport is Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA / KSBA), which has domestic flights from Santa Barbara, California and is 47 miles from Lompoc, CA.
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