San Marcos named one of the best suburbs in America
SAN MARCOS (KUSI) – San Marcos Mayor Rebecca Jones stopped by Good Morning San Diego to talk about her city being named the best suburb in San Diego County to raise a family by MSN.
To find the best suburbs in every state, GOBankingRates conducted a comprehensive study analyzing the cost of living, quality of schools and safety in suburban areas surrounding the biggest cities across the country. Factors in this study included:
Median home list price and median monthly rent, sourced from Zillow’s May 2019 index
Annual cost of groceries, healthcare, utilities and transportation, sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ 2017-18 Consumer Expenditure Survey
Quality of school districts, sourced from Niche
Violent and property crime rates per 1,000 residents, sourced from Neighborhood Scout
The top suburbs in California’s biggest cities are:
Los Angeles: Yorba Linda
San Diego: San Marcos
San Francisco: Pleasanton
San Jose: Cupertino
The full study can be read here.