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Renowned for the swallows that return each spring to the ruined church of St. John of Capistrano, the Crusader.
San Juan Capistrano is a city in Orange County, in the Los Angeles-Long Beach metro area.
The latitude of San Juan Capistrano is 33.501N. The longitude is -117.661W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 121 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 34,796.
An 1812 earthquake destroyed much of the church and killed 12 people.
Sections below provide additional information and links about San Juan Capistrano demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Orange County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 92624 ZIP code.
13% of San Juan Capistrano residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the San Juan Capistrano ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in San Juan Capistrano was $29,926, compared with $21,587 nationally.
31% of San Juan Capistrano residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Historic districts in San Juan Capistrano include Los Rios Street Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in San Juan Capistrano, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $932. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,782.
Libraries in San Juan Capistrano include San Juan Capistrano Regional Library ... View libraries
Orange County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our San Juan Capistrano political report.
San Juan Capistrano restaurants taking online reservations include La Fondue - San Juan Capistrano, Rendezvous, StillWater Bistro, Sundried Tomato Cafe - San Juan Capistrano ... View restaurants
The average commute time for San Juan Capistrano workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 8 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in San Juan Capistrano between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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