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Rancho Santa Margarita, California is a city in Orange County. It has a population roughly around 50,000 living in an approximate area of 12 square miles. Rancho Santa Margarita's climate is classified as Mediterranean, which is characterized by warm-to-hot summers and cool-to-warm winters. The temperature in the area rarely falls below freezing and precipitation occurs most often in winter. The area's most destructive environmental hazard is earthquakes, which occur frequently due to the proximity of several significant fault lines. In addition, El Nino winters bring considerably cooler temperatures and more precipitation to Southern California.

Historically, the annual fatal accident count in Rancho Santa Margarita is lower than throughout the rest of the state. The city can be accessed by automobile primarily using California State Route 241 (Foothill Transportation Corridor), which is the main thoroughfare running through the city. Public transportation is provided by Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) and Metrolink.