San Marcos

San Marcos, the home of California State University

San Marcos is a city located in the  North San Diego County. Outside the San Diego region, it is best known as the home of California State University, San Marcos.

San Marcos is also known for having some of the best restaurants in North County. Old California Restaurant Row features a large concentration of restaurants offering a variety of cuisines.

San Marcos also features several golf courses, notably Lake San Marcos, which itself is a recreational venue. Recently, the growth of Cal State San Marcos has led to great opportunities for youth which are helping to increase opportunities in this city’s robust economy.

San Marcos is home to a large population of retired persons and older adults. There are a variety of businesses offering services to this population.

  • Population in July 2008: 79,114.
  • Median resident age: 32.1 years
  • California media age: 33.3 years
  • Zip codes: 92069, 92078
  • Estimated median household income in 2008: $60,137 (data provided by


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  1. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,249 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,382 sqft
    Year built: 2011
    Days on market: 3
  2. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 3,175 sq ft
    Year built: 2005
    Days on market: 5
  3. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 3,717 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,685 sqft
    Year built: 2007
    Days on market: 5
  4. 5 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 3,401 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,840 sqft
    Year built: 2005
    Days on market: 5
  5. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,308 sq ft
    Lot size: 3,920 sqft
    Year built: 1977
    Days on market: 5
  6. 5 beds, 6 baths
    Home size: 3,777 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,035 sqft
    Year built: 2013
    Days on market: 6
  7. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,869 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,938 sqft
    Year built: 2000
    Days on market: 6
  8. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 2,691 sq ft
    Year built: 2017
    Days on market: 6

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