The Best Places to Live & Explore…
For Every Lifestyle

Living a Golf Lifestyle in Nipomo, California

No suggestions

Where to Retire in Nipomo and Home Prices

According to Zillow, the median home value was $878,346 in late 2022. There are active communities in the area (see link at left).

What Is Special about Nipomo

Great climate and golf courses.

What Is Not Special about Nipomo

Nipomo is a bit isolated with the nearest city, Bakersfield, 85 miles away and Fresno 125 miles away.

Climate and Physical Environment

Nipomo is about 8 miles inland along the coast with one of the best overall climates in the country. January's temperatures average 42 degrees, and July's average is 72 degrees. The community only gets about 16 inches of rain annually.

Restaurants & Cultural Scene

There are many restaurants in Nipomo including a steak house, bistros, bars and grills. Culturally, there is not much to do but there are golf courses, spas, and a luffa sponge farm which is open to the public for tours.


The crime rate of Nipomo is in line with the national average.

Medical Facilities

The nearest medical center is in Santa Maria, 8 miles away.


San Luis Obispo has a regional airport about 25 miles away but the nearest international airport is in Fresno, about 170 miles away.

Your Stories about Nipomo, California

Add Your Story

Discuss this review of Nipomo in the Forum

If you have suggestions on how could improve these reviews, contact us.

Suggest a community that you think is a great place for this lifestyle.

Tell us Your Story about this lifestyle or city. Add a Video about it.

Find Your Dream Lifestyle


Rate This Town