San Juan Capistrano, California
Egan House, San Juan Capistrano.jpg
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Official seal of San Juan Capistrano, California
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
County Orange
Incorporated April 19, 1961[1]
Named for Giovanni da Capistrano
 • Type Council-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
 • Total 14.43 sq mi (37.37 km2)
 • Land 14.23 sq mi (36.87 km2)
 • Water 0.20 sq mi (0.51 km2)  1.26%
Elevation[5] 121 ft (37 m)
Population (2010)[6]
 • Total 34,593
 • Estimate (2016)[7] 36,276
 • Density 2,548.37/sq mi (983.94/km2)
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 92675
Area code 949
FIPS code 06-68028
GNIS feature IDs 16613832411793