Approximately 120 miles south of Los Angeles, adjacent to the Mexico border, you’ll find the remarkable city of San Diego, California. This gorgeous community sits on the Pacific Coast in sunny Southern California and is home to around 1,381,000 residents. Known for its extensive beaches, beautiful year-round weather, and natural deep-water harbor, San Diego is the 2nd largest city in California and the 8th largest in the country. The San Diego River runs east to west through the city dividing it into northern and southern segments. San Diego is also segmented by 200 hills and canyons.
San Diego is also home to 52 Community Planning Areas, each containing multiple smaller neighborhoods. Altogether there are over 100 distinct neighborhoods within San Diego’s borders. On San Diego Bay you’ll find Downtown San Diego and to the northeast lies Balboa Park which is encompassed by several canyons and mesas. To the east and southeast you’ll find the College Area and City Heights, and to the north lies I-8 and Mission Valley. El Cerrito is a Mid-City neighborhood in San Diego, its name is Spanish for “the little hill.” Today this residential neighborhood is comprised of suburban homes, however in its early years El Cerrito was primarily lemon and orange orchards.
With the creation of El Cajon Boulevard, El Cerrito was first developed in the 1920s. The small hill upon which El Cerrito sits is encircled by Overlook Drive. The neighborhood is bounded by the Baja Canyon to the north, University Avenue and Chollas Parkway to the south, College Avenue to the east, and 54th Street to the west. Homes for sale in the neighborhood of El Cerrito of San Diego, California, vary in price depending upon the property’s size, age, location, special features and architectural style.
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