Located in the foothills of northern San Diego County along Highway 78 is San Marcos, California. San Marcos has easy access to Interstates 5 and 15 and is nearby several airports including: Carlsbad/Palomar Airport (6 miles), San Diego Airport (35 miles) and Orange County Airport (60 miles). Just a 35-mile drive south takes you to downtown San Diego and a short car trip west takes you to the Pacific Ocean making San Marcos the perfect mix of inland-coastal living.
From 60 miles of trails, 29 new parks, 11 recreation centers, to unique dining and shopping opportunities in its retail centers, San Marcos has all the ingredients to make this your next move. Home to Palomar College and California State University San Marcos, San Marcos has become the heart of education in San Diego North County.