San Marcos, Texas is big on music. The local university holds performances by several different concert orchestras. Many inspiring song writers live in San Marcos, too. Music festivals are popular around San Marcos during spring, summer, and fall. You can enjoy live bands, good food, and meet people who live in the area. San Marcos is a college town, so there is always nightlife, many places to shop, and many tourist attractions. The economy is booming, so the percentage of unemployed residents is extremely low. In fact, at 3 percent, the unemployment rate is less than half of the national average. The cost of living is also 8% lower than the national average. With a median home price of $144,000, buying a home in San Marcos won't break your bank account. Whether you're moving there for college, or you have a family and want some friends who do, too, you will meet many people who share the same lifestyle as you.

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If you are looking for a home in San Marcos, Texas, you have a wide variety of options. Virtually anyone with any budget can find a home that they love. You can find homes for as little as $100 thousand and as much as $600 thousand. Whether you want a one story ranch home or a two story, Spanish-style, villa, you will find the home for your family in the price range that you need.

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