San Diego County Communities and Neighborhoods

 San Diego Real Estate, San Diego County Realtor, San Diego County FL Real Estate AgentLocated in the southwestern corner of the U.S. in California, San Diego County is the most southwestern county in the nation.

The County seat and largest city is San Diego. The county defines the metropolitan statistical area of San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, and Greater San Diego.

San Diego County is also part of the San Diego–Tijuana metropolitan area.

San Diego County has 70 miles  of pristine coastline with 16 significant naval and military locations including:  United States Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and the U.S. Coast Guard, including: Naval Base San Diego, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, and Naval Air Station North Island.

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The county has a total area of 4,525.52 square miles, of which 4,199.89 square miles is land and 325.62 square miles is water.  San Diego County extends from the southern borders of San Clemente (Orange County) and Temecula (Riverside County) to the US-Mexico International Border and Tijuana. From east to west, San Diego County stretches from the Pacific Ocean to Imperial County.

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N San Diego Real Estate, San Diego County Realtor, San Diego County FL Real Estate Agenorth San Diego County is known as "North County."

Geographic definitions of "North County" vary, but it includes the northern suburbs and sometimes certain northern neighborhoods of the City of San Diego. 

The eastern suburbs are collectively known as East County, though most still lie in the western third of the county.

The southern suburbs and southern detached portion of the city of San Diego, extending to the Mexican border, are collectively referred to as South Bay.

With 17 miles of coastline and 4,600 acres around Mission Bay Park, San Diego offers a wide variety of beaches and amenities including:

Blacks Beach, Children's Pool, La Jolla Cove, La Jolla Shores, Mission Bay Beaches, Mission Beach, North Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach, Pacific Beach, South Mission Beach and Windansea Beach.

San Diego County Climate

San Diego County is  often described as "arid Mediterranean,"  characterized by warm, dry summers and mild winters with most of the annual precipitation falling between November and March. The city has mild, mostly dry weather, with an average of 201 days above 70 °F and low rainfall (9–13 inches annually).
Summer temperatures are generally warm, with average highs of 70–78 °F  and lows of 55–66 °F. Temperatures exceed 90 °F. Winter temperatures are mild, with average high temperatures of 66–70 °F and lows of 50–56 °F.

Incorporated Cities and Towns in San Diego County include:

  • Carlsbad
  • Chula Vista
  • Coronado
  • Del Mar
  • El Cajon
  • Encinitas  
  • Escondido
  • Imperial Beach
  • La Mesa
  • Lemon Grove
  • National City
  • Oceanside
  • Poway
  • San Diego
  • San Marcos
  • Santee
  • Solana Beach
  • Vista

Unincorporated Communities in San Diego County include:


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  • 4S Ranch
  • Alpine
  • Ballena
  • Barrett Junction
  • Blossom Valley
  • Bonita
  • Bonsall
  • Borrego Springs
  • Bostonia
  • Boulevard
  • Camp Pendleton North
  • Camp Pendleton South
  • Campo
  • Canebrake
  • Casa de Oro-Mount Helix
  • Crest
  • Dehesa
  • Del Dios
  • De Luz
  • Descanso
  • Dulzura
  • Elfin Forest
  • Eucalyptus Hills
  • Fairbanks Ranch
  • Fallbrook
  • Fernbrook
  • Flinn Springs
  • Four Corners
  • Granite Hills
  • Guatay
  • Harbison Canyon
  • Harmony Grove
  • Hidden Meadows
  • Jacumba
  • Jamul
  • Julian
  • Kentwood-In-The-Pines
  • La Presa
  • Lake Morena Village
  • Lake San Marcos
  • Lakeside
  • Lincoln Acres
  • Live Oak Springs
  • Mount Laguna
  • Oak Grove
  • Ocotillo Wells
  • Pala
  • Pauma Valley
  • Pine Hills
  • Pine Valley
  • Potrero
  • Rainbow
  • Ramona
  • Ranchita
  • Rancho San Diego
  • Rancho Santa Fe
  • Rincon
  • San Diego Country Estates
  • Santa Ysabel
  • Shelter Valley
  • Spring Valley
  • Tecate
  • Tierra del Sol
  • Valley Center
  • Vallecitos
  • Warner Springs
  • Winter Gardens
  • Wynola

San Diego County People

 San Diego Real Estate, San Diego County Realtor, San Diego County FL Real Estate AgenBecause of San Diego's proximity to Mexico, the region is becoming increasingly bicultural, and the city is one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse places in the nation.

More than 100 languages are spoken by San Diego residents who have come from all parts of the world to live here.

The median age of San Diego's population is 35.6, with over 1/4 under the age of 20 and only 11 percent over 65.

San Diego Real Estate and Housing

If you are in the market to buy San Diego County real estate or thinking about relocating to San Diego County, you will find a variety of residential options to choose from. 

Whether you are looking for luxury estate homes, new construction homes, single-family homes, golf homes, waterfront properties, townhomes, condos or investment properties, we are experienced San Diego County Realtors® that can help you find the perfect home for your lifestyle, preferences and needs. 

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San Diego County Economy 

When it comes to economics in the San Diego metropolitan area, tourism is very important. Drawn to the region for everything, from shopping to surfing as well as its mild climate, outdoor destinations also include the Peninsular Ranges for hiking, biking, mountain boarding and trail riding. Surfing locations include Swami's, Stone Steps Beach, Torrey Pines State Beach, Cardiff State Beach, San Onofre State Beach and the southern portion of Black's Beach. The County business-friendly and supports a diverse economy with a variety of services.  

The County of San Diego and the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce collaborate to maintain a database of economic indicators measuring the monthly vitality of the San Diego area economy. Included in the indicators tracked are: 

Economic Indexes, Employment Data, Housing Indicators, Mortgage Rates, Sales Statistics, Stock Indexes, Tourism Industry Statistics and Charity Donation Data.

Business Resources and Links include:

The region is host to the second largest cruise ship industry in California which generates an estimated $2 million annually from purchases of food, fuel, supplies, and maintenance services.

Employment Opportunity Links for San Diego County include:

San Diego County Schools and Education

San Diego has a wealth of educational resources for all age groups. For public K-12 schools there are a variety of formats available, including charter and magnet schools.

The San Diego Unified School District is among the top large school districts in the nation. In addition to public schools, are also several private and parochial schools for the K-12 level. Within the county there are 24 public elementary school districts, 6 high school districts, and 12 unified school districts.

There are also 5 community college districts. San Diego has 2 separate public library systems including: the San Diego Public Library serving the city of San Diego, and the San Diego County Library serving all other areas of the county.  The San Diego County Library is one of the 25 busiest libraries in the nation as measured by materials circulated.

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 San Diego Real Estate, San Diego County Realtor, San Diego County FL Real Estate AgenLargest Colleges/Universities in San Diego County by population:

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San Diego Attractions and Fun Things to Do

  • General Attractions and Local Hot Spots
  • Balboa Park - San Diego, California - America's Largest Urban Cultural Park
  • Belmont Park - San Diego, California - historical and traditional theme park
  • Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institute of Oceanography in San Diego, California
  • Cabrillo National Monument in California is a Lesson in History
  • Coronado Beach, San Diego, California - San Diego, CA -Big Crowds Visit Biggest Beach on Peninsula Just Outside of Downtown
  • Coronado Bridge - San Diego, California - Award-Winning, Landmark Bridge
  • Fashion Valley Shopping Center - San Diego, California - San Diego's Leading Outdoor Mall
  • Gaslamp Quarter - San Diego, California - Downtown Shopping, Dining and Entertainment
  • Hard Rock Hotel San Diego - San Diego, California - Lodgings Rock and Roll in the Gaslamp Quarter
  • Mingei International Museum, San Diego, CA
  • Mission Beach - San Diego, California - San Diego's Most Popular Public Beach
  • Pacific Beach - San Diego, California - Lively Coastal Community in San Diego
  • Paradise Point Resort & Spa - San Diego, California - San Diego's Tropical Island Resort
  • PETCO Park in San Diego, California
  • Qualcomm Stadium - San Diego, California - Home to the NFL's San Diego Chargers
  • San Diego Zoo - San Diego, California - one of the world's largest and most popular zoos
  • San Diego Air & Space Museum - San Diego, California - California's Official Aerospace Museum
  • San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum - San Diego, California - Exhibits Aboard the USS Midway
  • San Diego Maritime Museum - San Diego, California - Collection of Historic Ships and Submarines
  • San Diego Museum of Man - San Diego, California - Anthropology and Archaeology on Display
  • San Diego Natural History Museum - San Diego, California - Exhibits of the Natural World, plus 3D Movies
  • Seaport Village - San Diego, California - Waterfront Shopping, Dining and Entertainment
  • SeaWorld San Diego - San Diego, California - large theme park and aquarium
  • Spanish Village Art Center - San Diego, California - Colorful Community of Artists and Galleries
  • Best Motor Cycles and Roads

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San Diego County Hospitals/Medical Centers

Local residents have 17 hospitals in San Diego County to choose from within driving distance. San Diego County Hospitals/Medical Centers by City include:

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Railroads serving San Diego County:

  • AMTRAK (Pacific Surfliner)
  • Metrolink
  • The Coaster
  • San Diego and Arizona Eastern Railway
  • San Diego and Imperial Valley Railroad

Airports Serving San Diego County:

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While Diego Homes Realty Group assists clients in Selling and Buying homes in all areas of San Diego County, we specialize in the following areas:

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