Rancho Santa Fe is a small neighborhood located east of Solana Beach in beautiful north county San Diego. With 3,162 residents, diverse housing options with excellent home values, and listed as one of America’s most expensive neighborhoods, Rancho Santa Fe has great access to the city with a quiet small neighborhood feel. As one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in San Diego, Rancho Santa Fe boasts a rich history, beautiful homes, wealthy residents, great schools, and the perfect place to raise a family.
Rancho Santa Fe has a rich history as the area was a land grant from the governor of Mexico and originally called “Rancho San Dieguito” in 1841. In the 1920s homes were developed on the hills, overlooking fabulous views of the mountains and San Diego. The historic part of Rancho Santa Fe is called “The Covenant” and was officially classified as a California Historic Landmark in 1989. Sitting at the center of “The Covenant” is The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe, which was designed Lillian Knoll and sits at the western end on a high grassy knoll.
Similar to Del Mar, Rancho Santa Fe’s residents span the workforce, from the arts, media, business, sales, management and computers. Many residents also telecommute, adding a different element to this neighborhood than seen in many others in San Diego. Most residents here have families with children, making this an ideal community to raise a family and create social ties among parents and children. With fantastic public schools and a highly educated adult population, Rancho Santa Fe is the perfect environment to raise children and encourage excellence in academics. The low crime rates and high incidence of owner occupied single family homes lend to the stability of this community. With more than 68.86% of adult residents achieving at least a 4-year degree, the per capita income follows at an astounding $104,522, making the average family of four achieving $418,088 as annual income.
Average home value in Rancho Santa Fe is an astounding $1,893,222, which is more expensive than over 99% of communities in San Diego. Set in a small suburban community with million dollar views, Rancho Santa Fe homes are mostly single family homes that range in size. Among the 15% wealthiest communities in the nation, residents seeking a quiet and small suburban environment to raise their children flock to this community for the great neighbors, educated community, fantastic social connections, and a great location in the north county.
Because of the high value homes and desirability of Rancho Santa Fe, utilizing an experienced agent with great negotiation skills is the key to purchasing in this exclusive neighborhood. WestShore Real Estate Group can find your dream home and exceed your expectations throughout the entire real estate transaction. We understand the nuances of Rancho Santa Fe and will expertly navigate this fantastic real estate market.
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