San Luis Rey, California facts for kids

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San Luis Rey, California
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County San Diego
Elevation 59 ft (18 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP code 92068
Area code(s) 442 & 760
GNIS feature ID 1661386

San Luis Rey is an unincorporated community in San Diego County, California. San Luis Rey is along the San Luis Rey River 4 miles (6.4 km) northeast of downtown Oceanside, but is completely surrounded by Oceanside's city boundaries. San Luis Rey has a post office with ZIP code 92068, which was opened in 1861.


The community was named for Mission San Luis Rey de Francia, which is located near the geographic center of the neighborhood.


According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, San Luis Rey has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csa" on climate maps.

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