San Diego, California

Current Temperature ° Population 1,338,354

Homefacts City Report

San Diego is located in San Diego County, CA. The population is 1,338,354, making San Diego the largest city in San Diego County and the 2nd largest city in the state of California.

There are 300 public schools in San Diego with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for San Diego is moderate, and there are 1,356 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in San Diego is moderate and the median home sales price is $450,000.

Cities near San Diego include Coronado, National City and Lemon Grove.

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 12.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 44.3%

Crime Rate

13.72% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 364
  • Violent Crimes: 399
  • Robbery: 98
  • Burglary: 366
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

35.71% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,356 offenders in San Diego
  • 10.13 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $499,999
  • Median Sales Price: $450,000
  • Foreclosures: 1,071
  • Homes For Sale: 830
  • Homes For Rent: 137

Environmental Hazards

2,495 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 15
  • Registered Polluters: 114
  • Superfunds: 90
  • Tanks & Spills: 2,276

Unemployment

Moderate 4.0%
  • California unemployment average: 5.1%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

Schools view all

300 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 300 K-12 public schools in San Diego, CA and 71 private schools. Homefacts rates San Diego's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

1,356 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
  • Total Crime Index
  • Violent Crime Index
  • Property Crime Index

Real Estate view all

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$499,999 compared to March 2016
Median Sales Price
$450,000 compared to March 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    6.3%
  • Rented
    51.2%
  • Owned
    42.5%

830 Homes For Sale View All

$1,150,000
8542 Kristen View Ct
San Diego, CA 92127
4 Beds | 5 Baths
$550,000
350 W Ash
San Diego, CA 92101
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$378,000
9885 Caminito Cuadro
San Diego, CA 92129
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$609,000
5186 Topside Ln
San Diego, CA 92154
5 Beds | 3 Baths

1,071 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
$410,000  
$12,200
Hollister
San Diego, CA 92154
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$101,750
Duval
San Diego, CA 92102
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$657,049
Goldsmith
San Diego, CA 92106
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$421,500
61st
San Diego, CA 92114
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,743 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of San Diego, CA issued 2,743 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,743 permits, 712 were issued for single family homes and 2,031 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of San Diego, CA issued 5,308 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 5,308 permits, 821 were issued for single family homes and 4,487 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

137 Rental Properties View All

$4,300
700 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101
3 Beds | 4 Baths
$2,950
427 9th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$2,750
1050 Island Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
1 Beds | 2 Baths
$3,795
521 Front St.
San Diego, CA 92101
3 Beds | 3 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

2495 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in San Diego, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in San Diego, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in San Diego, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in San Diego, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1281/1354)
    San Diego, CA has 94.61% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    San Diego, CA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.13 Average
    San Diego, CA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 57.83°
  • February 57.27°
  • March 59.65°
  • April 61.83°
  • May 63.67°
  • June 65.69°
  • July 69.2°
  • August 71.62°
  • September 70.85°
  • October 67°
  • November 61.98°
  • December 58.65°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for San Diego, CA

Earthquakes
San Diego, CA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
San Diego, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
San Diego, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
San Diego, CA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in San Diego, CA: $67,871

Unemployment

Unemployment in San Diego is 4.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.1% and 4.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 32.63%
White Collar - 67.37%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

City Representatives

  • Darrell Issa
  • Duncan D. Hunter
  • Juan Vargas
  • Scott Peters

Neighborhood Info

173 FCC Towers view all

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