Interested in knowing the median age of residents, our current population, median home price or a range of other cool facts about the City of San Marcos ? Well, good news: The City of San Marcos has launched an online interactive dashboard that allows the public to explore all sorts of data about the local economy, growth and demographics. All this information is available in an easy to navigate dashboard.
The goal of the dashboard is to give residents, potential residents, businesses, and anyone interested in San Marcos an easy way to research key facts about the city. The data was recently compiled for the city’s regional profile, which is part of our overall economic development program. This new format makes the information much easier to find.
The interactive dashboard includes information regarding demographics, household income, educational attainment, the housing market, employment, the city’s economic base and our workforce.
The dashboard boils down the numbers into a series of interactive maps, charts and graphs to provide a snapshot of the San Marcos community. It also allows users to filter data to zero-in on particular segments of information. It is part of the city’s ongoing effort to embrace online technology in a way that increases transparency and boosts public engagement.
The interactive dashboard will be updated with current data each year, allowing residents to stay up-to-date on how the city is changing over time.
Check out the dashboard at www.san-marcos.net/demographics.