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San Marcos
Hays County, Texas


Page Contents for San Marcos, Texas

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History & History-related items


Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.


Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of San Marcos is approximately 38,129 (1997), 44894 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 10,923 (1990), 17031 (2010).
The amount of land area in San Marcos is 45.145 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.294 sq kilometers.
The distance from San Marcos to Washington DC is 1395 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 31 miles. (as the crow flies)
San Marcos is positioned 29.88 degrees north of the equator and 97.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.
San Marcos average temperature is 68 degrees F.


between Austin and San Antonio
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History & History Related Items

A history of San Marcos.
San Marcos was founded in 1851 for Anglo-American settlers. The San Marcos River begins here from a huge spring right inside the community. The area has much plant growth because of the extremely fertile river area. It is a popular area for hunters and fishermen year round. The Blanco River is also nearby.
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The settling of San Marcos


The founding of San Marcos


The incorporation of San Marcos


San Marcos City Government

A website for San Marcos.
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San Marcos Chamber

Chamber of Commerce in San Marcos.

San Marcos Community Events

A Community Calendar for San Marcos.

San Marcos Organizations

Chamber of Commerce in San Marcos.

San Marcos Schools

San Marcos Baptist Academy
Southwest Texas State University - alma mater of Lyndon B. Johnson.

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