Welcome to San Carlos San Diego Homes for Sale CA & lifestyle! San Carlos is an established suburban neighborhood located about 10 miles east of downtown San Diego, California. Primarily consisting of single-family homes, San Carlos is located in close proximity to Mission Trails Regional Park and Lake Murray, a man-made reservoir. San Carlos is bounded by Del Cerro and Navajo to the west, Fletcher Hills and the city of El Cajon to the east, and the cities of Santee and La Mesa to the north and south. The two Zip codes for San Carlos – San Diego real estate CA include 92119 and 92120.
Although located within San Diego County, many refer to San Carlos and the surrounding area as “East County,” which was originally ranch land a century ago, and still retains a rural, ranchero-like feel even in the new developments. Most of the houses in San Carlos were built in the late 1960s to the mid-1980s and range in price from around $300,000 to $900,000 +. Homes for sale in San Carlos – San Diego CA spend an average of 7 days on the market. Many of these homes have been upgraded and modernized with the latest features, amenities, and technology, and have their own unique style and character, unlike some of the newer tract home neighborhoods. Read more about San Carlos San Diego real estate & lifestyle…
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San Carlos is served by the San Diego Unified School District. Students attend Dailard Elementary School, Gage Elementary School, Green Elementary School, Benchley/Weinberger Elementary School, Lewis Middle School, Pershing Middle School, and Patrick Henry High School. Grossmont College in El Cajon is about 1.5 miles from San Carlos and San Diego State University (SDSU) is under six miles away.
Parks & Recreation
Community centers in San Carlos include the city-owned San Carlos Recreation Center and the privately owned Del Cerro Park and Pool. San Carlos Recreation Center offers youth basketball, youth volleyball, youth flag football leagues as well as skills clinics, and ballet and gymnastics classes. The community center also offers parent’s night out every second Friday of the month and day camps for all the county school breaks. The Fletcher Hills Recreation Center & Pool is about two miles away in El Cajon and is open during the summer months.
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San Carlos is home to Cowles Mountain, the highest point within the San Diego city limits. On a clear day, you can see the ocean from the summit as well as see into Mexico and the rest of San Diego County. Cowles Mountain anchors one corner of the Mission Trails Regional Park and offers miles of scenic hiking, mountain biking, and equestrian trails. It’s also home to coyotes, rattlesnakes, skunks, opossums, cottontail rabbits, rats and mice, raccoons, California quail, scrub jays, hawks, and the endangered California Gnatcatcher.
Nearby Mission Trails Regional Park encompasses 7,220 acres of both natural and developed recreational areas and includes rugged hills, valleys, and open areas. It is one of the largest urban parks in the United States and offers nearly 60 miles of trails, boating on Lake Murray, camping at Kumeyaay Lake, numerous informative hikes, and a visitor center. Lake Murray, located within the boundary of the City’s Mission Trails Regional Park, is a popular destination for bicycling, jogging, walking, rollerblading, and picnicking. Patrons can walk on a paved road only as far as the dam gate then return, making it a 6.4-mile roundtrip. The lake is open for shore fishing and private boat use seven days a week. There are 10 barbecues and 64 picnic tables located around the lake, and small boats and kayak rentals are available.
Public transportation for San Carlos – San Diego homes for sale CA is served by San Diego Metropolitan Transit System. The nearest trolley stops are at Amaya Drive and Severin in La Mesa, or Grossmont Transit Center on Fletcher Parkway. Both serve the Orange Line and the Green Line and are located about three miles from San Carlos. The nearest major airport is San Diego International Airport, offering international and domestic flights, approximately 15-20-minutes away.
The neighborhood of San Carlos in San Diego CA has much to offer and is a great place to call home!
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