Lake San Marcos is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Lake San Marcos Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in San Diego County at latitude 33.1262 and longitude -117.2084. San Diego County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 525 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Lake San Marcos Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.Photos of the local Lake San Marcos, CA area
|Population in Households||4,717|
|Population in Familes||3,598|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||1.94|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||2,530 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,767 (69.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||669 (26.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||94 ( 3.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$428,286|
|Average Home Value||$486,962|
|Median Household Income||$48,913|
|Average Household Income||$77,969|
|Per Capita Income||$34,052|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||6.0%|
|Per Capita Income||3.76%|
The table below compares Lake San Marcos to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 658||57th|
|Population Density1||# 495||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 978||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 896||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 395||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.