SAN MARCOS

San Marcos is the hub for everything due to its prime location between Austin and San Antonio.

WELCOME TO SAN MARCOS

San Marcos is the hub for everything due to its prime location between Austin and San Antonio. San Marcos is the home of Texas State University but you might be surprised by what else this town has to offer. Shop around. Explore the great outdoors. Then, spend some time by water. San Marcos has everything you need. The city is filled with beautiful green space to wind down, relax and enjoy before your next planned adventure. For an active outing, consider a day filled with shopping. And more shopping. San Marcos is home to The San Marcos Outlet Center, the largest outlet center in the United States.
 
For more eclectic shopping, check out the Downtown Historic District for trendy, local boutiques, unique shops and local restaurants & bars. If you’re in the mood for fresh air, take a glass-bottom boat ride at The Meadows Center, tube down the river, or relax by the water front and bird watch. Then, catch some live music at Cheatham Street Warehouse and peruse classic, American-made automobiles dating back to 1929 at Dick’s Classic Garage. San Marcos makes the perfect home.
 

OVERVIEW FOR SAN MARCOS, TX

74,184 people live in SAN MARCOS, where the median age is 26 and the average individual income is $23,732.76. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

74,184

Total Population

26 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$23,732.76

Average individual Income

AROUND SAN MARCOS, TX

There's plenty to do around SAN MARCOS, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

64
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
56
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Red Bus Food Park and Bar, Cuevas Produce, and El Arco Pupusas Restaurant.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.33 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.58 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.12 miles 43 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $ 1.39 miles 186 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Shopping 0.53 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.34 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

DEMOGRAPHICS AND EMPLOYMENT DATA FOR SAN MARCOS, TX

SAN MARCOS has 27,442 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in SAN MARCOS do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 74,184 people call SAN MARCOS home. The population density is 518.34 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

74,184

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

26

Median Age

47.26 / 52.74%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
27,442

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$23,732.76

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

SCHOOLS IN SAN MARCOS, TX

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby SAN MARCOS. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Texas Preparatory School
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Crockett Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Travis Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Bonham Pre-K School
PUBLIC
PreK - PreK
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Hill Country Christian School Of San Marcos
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
San Marcos Adventist Junior Academy
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
PUBLIC
2nd - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Jhw Inspire Academy - Hays County
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
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