San Marcos Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

San Marcos Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
96,664

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.6%
5 - 17:
19.6%
18 - 24:
10.5%
25 - 34:
12.6%
35 - 54:
27.7%
55 - 64:
10.1%
Over 65 Years:
12.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
8.4%
8.4%
High School Graduates
85.3%
85.3%
College Graduated
37.0%
37.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

San Marcos
$34,567
$34,567
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

San Marcos
$78,797
$78,797
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.3%

Employment Industries in San Marcos

 
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Manufacturing
12.5%
12.5%
Healthcare
12.2%
12.2%
Retail
10.5%
10.5%
Accommodation
8.9%
8.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
8.4%
8.4%
Education
8.3%
8.3%
Construction
7.1%
7.1%
Administration
6.4%
6.4%
Other
5.7%
5.7%
Wholesale
3.1%
3.1%
Public Service
3.1%
3.1%
Finance
2.9%
2.9%
Arts
2.8%
2.8%
Real estate
2.3%
2.3%
Transportation
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
43.6%
43.6%
Black Or African American
2.4%
2.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.4%
0.4%
Asian
9.4%
9.4%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.5%
0.5%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.8%
3.8%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
39.9%
39.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
9.1%
9.1%
Irish
7.2%
7.2%
English
5.7%
5.7%
Italian
3.6%
3.6%
French
2.4%
2.4%
Polish
2.3%
2.3%
Swedish
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.7%
1.7%
Scottish
1.5%
1.5%
Norwegian
1.2%
1.2%
Dutch
1.1%
1.1%
Russian
1.1%
1.1%
British
0.8%
0.8%
Greek
0.6%
0.6%
Scots-Irish
0.5%
0.5%
Portuguese
0.5%
0.5%
Welsh
0.4%
0.4%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
Danish
0.4%
0.4%
Romanian
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
63.1%
63.1%
Spanish
27.4%
27.4%
Tagalog
1.9%
1.9%
Vietnamese
1.3%
1.3%
Chinese
1.2%
1.2%
Langs. of India
0.4%
0.4%
Korean
0.4%
0.4%
Serbo-Croatian
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Japanese
0.3%
0.3%
Polish
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Pacific Island languages
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.2%
0.2%
German/Yiddish
0.2%
0.2%
Portuguese
0.2%
0.2%
West Germanic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born San Marcos Residents:
24.0%