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Pacific Beach
  • Neighborhood in San Diego, CA

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B+
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade D minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Pacific Beach is a neighborhood in San Diego, California with a population of 36,037. Pacific Beach is in San Diego County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Pacific Beach offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Pacific Beach there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Pacific Beach and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Pacific Beach are highly rated.

About

About Pacific Beach...
Population
36,037

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$965,925
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$2,241
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    69%
  • Own
    31%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    75
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    83.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    583.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    862.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    8.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$111,897
National
$69,021
Families with Children
16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    23%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    44%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    21%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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