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. 5 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,894 sq ft
    Lot size: 2.01 ac
    Year built: 1988
    Days on market: 1
  2. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,272 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,227 sqft
    Year built: 1976
    Days on market: 1
  3. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,158 sq ft
    Year built: 2000
    Days on market: 1
  4. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 2,006 sq ft
    Lot size: 5,073 sqft
    Year built: 2004
    Days on market: 2
  5. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,600 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,405 sqft
    Year built: 1977
    Days on market: 2
  6. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 937 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,791 sqft
    Year built: 1986
    Days on market: 2
  7. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,713 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,356 sqft
    Year built: 1986
    Days on market: 3
  8. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,305 sq ft
    Year built: 1978
    Days on market: 5

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