Guadalupe is located in Santa Barbara County, on the Central California coast near the famous Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes. As of the census of 2010, there were 7,080 people residing in the city. The city was established in 1840 and incorporated on August 3, 1946. California’s Pacific Coast Highway,
High School. Mary Buren Elementary is kindergarten to fifth grade and McKenzie Junior High is sixth to eight grade. The mascot of both schools is the bobcat.
The 2010 United States Census reported that Guadalupe had a population of 7,080.