San Luis Obispo County, CA Land Info
San Luis Obispo County is the gateway to Paso Robles Wine Country, which numbers over 200 wineries, many of them small boutique vineyards. Zinfandel is the area's heritage grape varietal, although the Paso Robles AVA has earned acclaim for its Bordeaux varieties, particularly the Cabernet Sauvignon, as well as a number of innovative Paso Robles blends. Wine tourism is popular for California locals as well as visitors from further afield, who come to enjoy the vineyards along with other area attractions such as Morro Bay, Hearst Castle and the scenic drive up the Pacific Coast Highway. Land for sale in San Luis Obispo County, California, recently totaled $175 million and 23,810 acres. It is the county with the most land currently listed for sale in California. Recent Land And Farm data indicates the average price ($1.5 million) of land and ranches for sale in San Luis Obispo County was 22 percent less than the average for other land currently for sale throughout the state. Based on its natural assets, San Luis Obispo County's economy is dependent on tourism and recreation. The total acreage for sale in San Luis Obispo County accounts for eight percent of all land, homesites and other rural acreage for sale on Land And Farm throughout the Land of Milk and Honey. With a recreation- and tourism-dependent economy, recreational acreage and property, as well as hunting lands, are the most common land for sale in San Luis Obispo County. Agriculturally, farms in the county depend principally on livestock such as cattle and poultry.