Morro Bay is a city located in San Luis Obispo County California. With a 2020 population of 10,511, it is the 372nd largest city in California and the 2989th largest city in the United States . Morro Bay is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually but its population has increased by 2.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,234 in 2010. Morro Bay reached it's highest population of 10,612 in 2016. Spanning over 10 miles, Morro Bay has a population density of 1,974 people per square mile.
The average household income in Morro Bay is $82,964 with a poverty rate of 10.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,560 per month, and the median house value is $607,300. The median age in Morro Bay is 50.8 years, 45.9 years for males, and 55.5 years for females.