Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688), California 

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Population

45,062

+2.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$100,694

Median Home Price

$647,000

Best Places to Live in Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688), California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. June, May and October are the most pleasant months in the 92688 zip code, while February and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living
 $729,900 
13 Mejorana
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1551 SqFt
 $899,900 
8 San Anselmo
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2261 SqFt
 $799,000 
27 Plushstone
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1758 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Rancho Santa Margarita
Zip Codes: Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688) is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688) jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688)'s cost of living is 60.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, May and October are the most pleasant months in the 92688 zip code, while February and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Orange county flipped Democratic in the most recent Presidential election, after voting Republican in the previous four. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688)'s population is 45,062 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688) is $647,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.1%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688) public schools spend $8,589 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 28.2 students per teacher in Rancho Santa Margarita (zip 92688). More Education



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Housing Market in Rancho Santa Margarita

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The median home price in Rancho Santa Margarita is $647,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Rancho Santa Margarita   2 Reviews
One of America's Undiscovered Jewels - 3/2/2018
Rancho Santa Margarita is the sort of city you see in a movie and think to yourself that you'd love to live there. My family moved here in 1995 and could not love it any... Read More

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Great place to live but it's time to move on. - 4/17/2006
We currently live in Rancho Santa Margarita Caifornia and has been the best place to raise a family. Although it is pricey, we don't ever regret paying the price for a... Read More


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