San Marcos SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
6

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San Marcos, California Info Snack

San Marcos is a city in the North County region of San Diego County in the U.S. state of California. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 83,781. It is the site of California State University San Marcos. The city is bordered by Escondido to the east, Encinitas to the southwest, Carlsbad to the west, and Vista to the northwest. Lake San Marcos is an enclave, or county island, in the southwestern part of the city, within San Marcos' sphere of influence but technically an unincorporated community.
Population
93,493
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
12.3%
Median Home
$455,700
Median Income
$70,417
Median Rent
$1,446

Rankings for San Marcos in California

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1

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2

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3

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Population 113,147

4

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Population 12,770

5

Solana Beach, CA
Population 13,362

6

Escondido, CA
Population 150,783

7

Oceanside, CA
Population 174,811

8

Fallbrook, CA
Population 31,121

9

Vista, CA
Population 99,496

10

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Population 9,842

Map Of San Marcos, CA

Population over time in San Marcos

Year Population % Change
2017 93,493 2.2%
2016 91,479 2.1%
2015 89,578 2.0%
2014 87,808 2.9%
2013 85,322 2.8%
2012 83,028 2.9%
2011 80,709 3.3%
2010 78,127 -

Crime in San Marcos Per 100k

Crime San Marcos CA USA
Violent Crime 200.4 449.3 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.6 5.3
Robbery 55.5 143.2 98.0
Aggravated Assault 119.2 264.2 248.9
Property Crime 1167.6 2496.7 2362.0
Burglary 207.6 446.9 430.4
Larceny 805.8 1623.9 1694.0
Car Theft 154.2 425.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in San Marcos

White
45.0% (42,107)
African American
2.5% (2,378)
American Indian
0.4% (399)
Asian
9.5% (8,866)
Hawaiian
0.6% (585)
Other
0.1% (69)
Two Or More
3.2% (2,965)
Hispanic
38.6% (36,124)
Race San Marcos CA USA
White 45.0% 37.9% 61.5%
African American 2.5% 5.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 9.5% 13.9% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.4% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 38.6% 38.8% 17.6%

Household Income For San Marcos, California

Less than $10,000
6.9% (645,101)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (243,081)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (738,594)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.2% (766,642)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.2% (860,135)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (1,561,333)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (1,103,217)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (1,823,113)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.7% (813,389)
$200,000 or more
8.6% (804,039)
Income San Marcos CA USA
Less than $10,000 6.9% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 8.6% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.2% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.2% 11.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 15.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.7% 7.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 8.6% 9.7% 6.3%

Gender in San Marcos

Female
50.3% (47,029)
Male
49.7% (46,463)
Gender San Marcos CA USA
Female 50.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in San Marcos for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.2% (9,518)
9-12th Grade
6.2% (5,805)
High School / GED
19.7% (18,424)
Some College
19.9% (18,636)
Associate's Degree
10.6% (9,915)
Bachelor's Degree
23.1% (21,581)
Master's Degree
7.7% (7,182)
Professional Degree
1.5% (1,428)
Doctorate Degree
1.1% (998)
Education San Marcos CA USA
< 9th Grade 10.2% 9.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.2% 7.8% 7.2%
High School / GED 19.7% 20.6% 27.3%
Some College 19.9% 21.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.6% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.1% 20.4% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.7% 8.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 2.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.1% 1.6% 1.4%

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