Living in San Marcos CA
San Marcos is a city centrally located in North County San Diego County, California. I have personally lived in San Marcos, in San Elijo Hills for the past 17 years, so I know it well. The city has a population of around 96,000 and is known for its proximity to several colleges and universities, including California State University San Marcos and Palomar College. The climate in San Marcos is typically mild, with temperatures averaging in the mid-60s to mid-70s Fahrenheit throughout the year.
San Marcos Homes Sale & Sales Information
The real estate market in San Marcos is currently experiencing a high level of demand, with low inventory of San Marcos CA homes for sale. According to Zillow, the median home value in San Marcos is around $662,000, with values increasing by around 10% over the past year. The city has a diverse housing market, with options ranging from affordable condos and townhouses to luxury homes.
San Marcos Zip Codes
The area codes 92078 and 92069. The housing prices in these area codes are slightly different. 92078 is known for having higher median home values, and the area is considered more upscale. San Elijo Hills and Lake San Marcos are the most dense and popular. The median home value in 92078 is around $800,000 as per Zillow. In contrast, the median home value in 92069 is around $660,000. This means that housing prices in 92078 are comparatively higher, and the area is more expensive than 92069.
Schools in San Marcos
Regarding the school scores, the city has several highly rated schools. The San Marcos Unified School District serves the majority of the city and has a number of schools that have been rated as “excellent” . The district also has a number of schools that have been recognized as California Distinguished Schools and National Blue Ribbon Schools.
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