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Encyclopedia > San Juan Capistrano, California
City of San Juan Capistrano, California
Official seal of City of San Juan Capistrano, California
Seal
Official website: http://www.sanjuancapistrano.org
Location
Location of City of San Juan Capistrano, California
Location of San Juan Capistrano within Orange County, California.
Government
Country
  State
    County
United States
  California
    Orange
Mayor Wyatt Hart
Geographical characteristics
Area
Total 37.1 km²
Land 36.8 km²
Water 0.4 km²
Population
Total (2000) 33,826
Density 919.1/km²
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)

San Juan Capistrano is a city located in southern Orange County, California, USA, located approximately 23 miles southeast of Downtown Santa Ana. The current OMB metropolitan designation for San Juan Capistrano and the Orange County Area is “Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA.” As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 33,826. Image File history File links Seal of the City of San Juan Capistrano, California. ... Image File history File links Location map of San Juan Capistrano, California within Orange County, California. ... Official website: http://www. ... This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states. ... The political units and divisions of the United States include: the fifty states, which units are typically divided into counties and townships, and incorporate cities, villages, towns, and other types of municipality, and other autonomous or subordinate public authorities and institutions; and the federal state, which unit is the United... The U.S. state of California is divided into 58 counties. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total   - Width   - Length   - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 158,302 sq mi  410,000 km² 250 miles  402. ... Official website: http://www. ... A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning larger,greater) is the politician who serves as chief executive official of some types of municipalities. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... To help compare different orders of magnitude and geographical regions, we list here areas between 100 km² and 1000 km². See also areas of other orders of magnitude. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A time zone is a region of the Earth that has adopted the same standard time, usually referred to as the local time. ... The Pacific Standard Time Zone is a geographic region that keeps time by subtracting eight hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). ... See also: Pacific Standard Time Zone This article is a stub. ... Daylight saving time (DST), often referred to as daylight savings time, is a widely used system of adjusting the official local time forward, usually one hour, from its official winter standard time for the duration of the spring and summer months. ... Time Zone is also a historical computer game. ... Mountain Standard Time ... Official website: http://www. ... Santa Ana is the largest city and the county seat of Orange County, California. ... OMB is a TLA which may stand for: observation manipulation bell Office of Management and Budget United States Office of Management and Budget (many other govts have an office of this name also) Offshore Model Basin Olympia Master Builders omb. ... Official website: http://www. ... Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA is the metropolitan designation given to the Orange County Area by the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB). ...

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Geography

San Juan Capistrano is located at 33°29'58" North, 117°39'42" West (33.499493, -117.661614)GR1. The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 37.1 km² (14.3 mi²). 36.8 km² (14.2 mi²) of it is land and 0.4 km² (0.1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.98% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 33,826 people, 10,930 households, and 8,197 families residing in the city. The population density was 919.1/km² (2,381.2/mi²). There were 11,320 housing units at an average density of 307.6/km² (796.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 78.47% White, 0.78% African American, 1.07% Native American, 1.92% Asian, 0.11% Pacific Islander, 14.21% from other races, and 3.43% from two or more races. 33.13% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 10,930 households out of which 36.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.7% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.0% were non-families. 19.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.06 and the average family size was 3.45. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 28.1% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 23.7% from 45 to 64, and 13.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 96.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.0 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $62,392, and the median income for a family was $69,481. Males had a median income of $47,574 versus $34,821 for females. The per capita income for the city was $29,926. 10.7% of the population and 6.6% of families were below the poverty line. 14.5% of those under the age of 18 and 4.5% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Historical notes

San Juan Capistrano is the site of a Catholic mission for which it is named, Mission San Juan Capistrano. A view of Mission San Juan Capistrano in April, 2005. ...


San Juan Capistrano is also known for its swallows. The protected birds are reputed to return from migration on St. Joseph's Day (March 19) each year, a day celebrated by the city's annual Swallows' Day Parade and other festive events. Genera Many, see text. ... March 19 is the 78th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (79th in leap years). ...


Education

The city is served by Capistrano Unified School District. Capistrano Unified School District (CUSD) is a school district in Orange County, California that serves the cities of Aliso Viejo, Dana Point, Laguna Niguel, Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, San Clemente, and San Juan Capistrano and the communities of Coto de Caza, Dove Canyon, Ladera Ranch, Las Flores, and Wagon...


External links

Coordinates: 33.499493° N -117.661614° E Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which is aligned with the spin axis of the Earth. ...

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Incorporated cities of Orange County, California
Population
over 100,000
Santa Ana (County seat) | Anaheim | Costa Mesa | Fullerton | Garden Grove | Huntington Beach | Irvine | Orange
Population
over 50,000
Buena Park | Fountain Valley | La Habra | Laguna Niguel | Lake Forest | Mission Viejo | Newport Beach | Tustin | Westminster | Yorba Linda
Population
under 50,000
Aliso Viejo | Brea | Cypress | Dana Point | La Palma | Laguna Beach | Laguna Hills | Laguna Woods | Los Alamitos | Placentia | Rancho Santa Margarita | San Clemente | San Juan Capistrano | Seal Beach | Stanton | Villa Park

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San Juan Capistrano Hotel - Mission San Juan Capistrano California - Mission Inn of San Juan Capistrano California (316 words)
The San Juan Capistrano Mission Inn is a lovely, 20-room boutique bed and breakfast hotel nestled in an 80-year old Valencia orange grove in historic downtown San Juan Capistrano, California.
We are located adjacent to Mission San Juan Capistrano, "the Jewel of the California Missions." Architecturally styled in 19th century California Mission design, our hotel evokes the simple elegance and gracious hospitality of the Mission and haciendas of old town Mission San Juan de Capistrano.
Situated in coastal south Orange County, halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego, we are easily accessible by train or car.
San Juan Capistrano, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (520 words)
San Juan Capistrano is a city located in southern Orange County, California, USA, located approximately 23 miles southeast of Downtown Santa Ana.
The current OMB metropolitan designation for San Juan Capistrano and the Orange County Area is “Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA.” As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 33,826.
San Juan Capistrano is the site of a Catholic mission for which it is named, Mission San Juan Capistrano.
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