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San Marcos
San Diego County, California


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The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of San Marcos is approximately 38,974 (1990), 83781 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 14,476 (1990), 27202 (2010).
The amount of land area in San Marcos is 60.065 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.068 sq kilometers.
The distance from San Marcos to Washington DC is 2376 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 446 miles. (as the crow flies)
San Marcos is positioned 33.13 degrees north of the equator and 117.17 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The average low temperature is 47 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 77 degrees F.


30 miles north of San Diego. To the west of San Marcos is the Pacific Ocean. To the east are the Laguna Mountains and the Anza Borrego Desert.
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rolling hills and deep canyons.
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mild with lots of sunshine and very little rain. The ocean breezes blow right through San Marcos, cooling the city much more than other cities nearby not in the wind's path.
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Many attractions locally are not far from San Marcos. Among them are: Beaches-10 min., Del Mar Racetrack-20 min., Sea World and Mission Bay-35 min., San Jacinto Mountains-30 min.. Other nearby attractions include Palomar Mountain Observatory and the Hale Telescope, San Diego Wild Animal Park, The World-famous San Diego Zoo and Mission San Luis Rey.

Lancer Park Neighborhood Website.
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San Marcos Schools

Palomar Community College District
1140 W. Mission Rd.
San Marcos, Ca 92069
Phone: (760) 744-1150

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