San Diego City

The eighth most populous city in the United States and second most populous in California.

Welcome to San Diego City

San Diego, Spanish for ‘Saint Didacus is a city in the U.S. state of California on the coast of the Pacific Ocean and immediately adjacent to the Mexican border. With an estimated population of 1,423,851 as of July 1, 2019, San Diego is the eighth most populous city in the United States and second most populous in California (after Los Angeles).
 
The city is the county seat of San Diego County, the fifth most populous county in the United States, with 3,338,330 estimated residents as of 2019. The city is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches and parks, long association with the United States Navy and Marine Corps, and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center.
 

Overview for San Diego City, CA

1,386,649 people live in San Diego City, where the median age is 38 and the average individual income is $48,642. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,386,649

Total Population

38 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$48,642

Average individual Income

Around San Diego City, CA

There's plenty to do around San Diego City, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

14
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
32
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
35
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Baked Babe Cakes & Bakes, Pizzeria Marinara, and Lick It Lollipops.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.18 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.01 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.46 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.89 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.94 miles 50 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.39 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for San Diego City, CA

San Diego City has 509,308 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in San Diego City do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 1,386,649 people call San Diego City home. The population density is 11,587.633 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

1,386,649

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

38

Median Age

51.05 / 48.95%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
509,308

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$48,642

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in San Diego City, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby San Diego City. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Ocean View Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
St Charles Catholic School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Our Lady Of Mt. Carmel
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Juarez-Lincoln Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Howard Pence Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
Finney (Myrtle S.) Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Montgomery Senior High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Launch Virtual Academy
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Nestor Language Academy Charter
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Los Altos Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Silver Wing Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
Godfrey G. Berry Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
George Nicoloff Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Sunnyslope Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
2/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
Christ The Cornerstone Lutheran Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Good Shepherd Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Montessori Learning Center
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
Torrey Pines Montessori Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
Kinderhouse Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 4th
No rating available
Cathedral Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 4th
No rating available
Del Mar Hills Nursery School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Scripps Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 4th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Charter School of San Diego
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
Sunset Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Willow Grove Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Miramar Ranch Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Carmel Del Mar Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Park Village Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Solana Highlands Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Del Mar Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Los Penasquitos Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Adobe Bluffs Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Rolling Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Canyon View Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Bernardo Heights Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Highland Ranch Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Black Mountain Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Jonas Salk Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Solana Pacific Elementary
PUBLIC
4th - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5
Del Mar Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 3rd
No rating available
San Pasqual Union Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
Poway to Palomar Middle College High
PUBLIC
11th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
San Diego Business/Leadership
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Logan Memorial Educational Campus
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Tabernacle Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
America's Finest Charter
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
City Tree Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
Albert Einstein Academy Charter Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Urban Discovery Academy Charter
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
San Diego International Studies
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Albert Einstein Academies