1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

San Marcos California Chicken Ordinance

By LarryPQ, Jan 11, 2012 | Updated: Aug 24, 2014 | |
  1. LarryPQ
    San Marcos California Chicken Ordinance
    Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYes
    Max Chickens Allowed4
    Roosters AllowedNo
    Permit RequiredNo
    Coop RestrictionsProximity, zoning, sanitation, and noise ordinances apply.
    City/Organization Contact namehttp://www.ci.san-marcos.ca.us/index.aspx?page=174
    Additional Information20.415 Domestic Poultry. Domestic poultry are permitted in the Residential Zones. No more
    than four (4) are allowed per lot in single-family Zones (R 1-7.5 and R-1-10). Roosters
    are prohibited. All hen enclosures shall be maintained in a clean, sanitary condition, free
    from offensive odors at all times.
    Link for more Informationhttp://www.ci.san-marcos.ca.us/modules/showdocument.aspx?documentid=8865
    Information Last Updated2014-08-24

    NOTE: This information was submitted by a member of our chicken forum. Please make sure to double check that this information is accurate before you proceed with raising chickens. You can read more info about checking local laws here..

    Share This Article


To make a comment simply sign up and become a member!

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by