San Juan Capistrano, California
City
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Official seal of San Juan Capistrano, California
Seal
Motto(s): "Preserving The Past To Enhance The Future"
Location of San Juan Capistrano within Orange County, California.
Location of San Juan Capistrano within Orange County, California.
San Juan Capistrano, California is located in the US
San Juan Capistrano, California
San Juan Capistrano, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°29′58″N 117°39′42″W
Country United States
State California
CountyOrange
IncorporatedApril 19, 1961[1]
Named forGiovanni da Capistrano
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • City council[2]Mayor Kerry K. Ferguson,
Mayor Pro Tem Sergio Farias,
Brian L. Maryott,
Pam Patterson, and
Derek Reeve
 • City manager[3]Benjamin Siegel
Area[4]
 • Total14.43 sq mi (37.37 km2)
 • Land14.23 sq mi (36.87 km2)
 • Water0.20 sq mi (0.51 km2)  1.26%
Elevation[5]121 ft (37 m)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Total34,593
 • Estimate (2016)[7]36,276
 • Density2,548.37/sq mi (983.94/km2)
Time zonePacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code92675
Area code949
FIPS code06-68028
GNIS feature IDs16613832411793
Websitesanjuancapistrano.org