Community Profile


  • Incorporated:  January 1, 2000
  • Form of Government:  General Law, City Council / City Manager
  • Population:  48,602*
  • Median Age:  36 years
  • Median Household Income:  $104,952
  • Elevation:  925 feet
  • Area: 13.1 square miles

Click here for complete demographic information including Population Characteristics, Housing and Household Characteristics, and Economic and Labor Force Characteristics.

*Source: Center for Demographic Research 2017 Orange County Progress Report.

Click here to view the 2015 Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Rancho Santa Margarita Community Profile.