New Listing - 11 hours online
$3,899,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
3,859
SQFT
153 5th Street
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$1,195,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,982
SQFT
684 Hygeia Avenue
Encinitas, CA 92024
 
New Listing - yesterday
$2,195,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
5
TOTAL BATHS
3,550
SQFT
839 Val Sereno Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
Olivenhain Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$749,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,745
SQFT
2328 Summerhill Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$747,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,492
SQFT
1759 Edgefield Lane
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$849,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,325
SQFT
128 Five Crowns Way
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$1,595,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,995
SQFT
1425 San Elijo Ave
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision
New Listing - yesterday
$625,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,112
SQFT
1767 Greentree
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 2 days online
$610,000
Townhouse For Sale
Active
2
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,097
SQFT
1947 Country Grove Lane
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$1,875,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,625
SQFT
184 Phoebe St
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$2,150,000
ResidentialIncome For Sale
Active
0.21
ACRES
SAN DIEGO
COUNTY
1910 Lake Dr
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$900,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,040
SQFT
1531 Lower Lake Court
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$1,010,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,829
SQFT
1418 Village View Rd
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 4 days online
$1,388,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,211
SQFT
1560 Bella Vista Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$3,646,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
7,623
SQFT
3471 Calle Margarita
Encinitas, CA 92024
Olivenhain Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$1,879,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,003
SQFT
127 Phoebe St
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision
New Listing - 6 days online
$1,695,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,824
SQFT
2420 Newcastle Ave
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision
New Listing - 6 days online
$1,399,000
ResidentialIncome For Sale
Active
0.2
ACRES
SAN DIEGO
COUNTY
1062 Golden Rd
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 6 days online
$969,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,508
SQFT
1260 Loch Lomond Drive
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
 
New Listing - a week online
$2,600,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
4,693
SQFT
999 Eolus Ave
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision

Just south of Carlsbad, Encinitas CA is another beautiful seaside city located along the historic Pacific Coast Highway 101 (the “PCH”). With an amazing Mediterranean climate, it’s very mild here. The average daily temperature is 72°F, while temperatures below 40°F or over 85°F are very rare.

Encinitas is much smaller than Carlsbad, only about half the size – about 20 sq. miles.

As of 2014 the estimated population was 62,254 people.

According to 2010 Census data the median age was 41.5 years. The breakdown is as follows: 20.6% under the age of 18, 6.3% aged 18 to 24, 27.9% aged 25 to 44, 32.3% aged 45 to 64, and 12.8% who were 65 years of age or older.

Population growth has been very minimal in Encinitas going back to the time of the 1990s… when there was a big expansion up to then.

With virtually no crime, Encinitas is a very safe place to live and the median family income of $78,104 is much higher than the CA average of $53,025 (source: trulia.com).

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View of the the coast from Cardiff by the Sea in the incorporated city of Encinitas, CA

A Relaxed Vibe

With over 6 miles of coastline there is a very beachy feel here. The beach lifestyle heavily contributes to the local culture and is a major source of enjoyment and recreation.

Surfing is one of the most popular activities and is part of the city’s heritage. Encinitas is considered to have world-class surfing conditions so you’ll find many local surfers and year-round surf contests.

The diverse landscape ranges from beaches and cliffs, to flat coastline areas to rolling hills and steep bluffs. Several lagoons and coastal wetlands are home to a wide variety of wild life (including over 300 species of birds).

The San Diego Botanical Gardens is another beautiful attraction, famous for its Amazon Rainforest and bamboo displays. The Self Realization Center’s beautiful gardens and viewpoint over looking the Pacific Ocean, typify the peaceful feel of Encinitas.

The flower growing industry is quite significant in Encinitas and has gained a reputation as a flower growing capital, in particular for poinsettias.

The beautiful downtown Encinitas area is right on the coast and features shops, cafes and restaurants – all in a very historical setting. The city also hosts many year-round events like barbeques, street fairs, seasonal festivals.

Public Services and Amenities

Encinitas Ranch Golf Course is a very popular municipal course open to all ages and levels, with great practice facilities and panoramic ocean views. And there are over 25 courses within just 10 miles of Encinitas center.

Seniors will find a very lively senior’s program filled with various services and activities. The 39,000 sq. foot Encinitas Senior Center is a hub for all kinds of social and recreational events, like arts and crafts, computer instruction, dance, fitness classes, games, music appreciation, outreach services, special interest programs, transportation, and special events.

Encinitas is part of four different school districts across the local region, with 4 high schools, 5 middle Schools (including three private) and 15 elementary schools five of which are private. Also the Watts Atelier of the Arts School is located here.

There are three colleges located in Encinitas as well:

California Institute for Human Science
Mira Costa College (San Elijo Campus)
St. Katherine College

Hospitals

The Scripps Memorial Hospital is a general medical and surgical center located in Encinitas. The Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside, CA is only 10.6 miles away and the Palomar Medical Center in Escondido is only 10.7 miles away. In total there are 25 hospitals within 25 miles of the center of Encinitas.

Where to live in Encinitas, CA?

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Here are Real Estate Ideas on Where to Retire in Encinitas, CA with Single Story Houses or Condos

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New Listing - yesterday
$849,900
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,325
SQFT
128 Five Crowns Way
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$900,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,040
SQFT
1531 Lower Lake Court
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$1,749,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,168
SQFT
1061 Passiflora Ave
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$3,150,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
4,106
SQFT
239 Seeman
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$569,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,011
SQFT
112 Mangano Cir
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$444,900
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
810
SQFT
1770 S El Camino Real #205
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$363,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
650
SQFT
1650 S El Camino Real #Unit 204
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$1,025,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,750
SQFT
655 S Willowspring Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision

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New Listing - yesterday
$1,595,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,995
SQFT
1425 San Elijo Ave
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision
New Listing - 3 days online
$1,875,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,625
SQFT
184 Phoebe St
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision
New Listing - 4 days online
$1,388,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,211
SQFT
1560 Bella Vista Drive
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$2,600,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
4,693
SQFT
999 Eolus Ave
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$2,980,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
3,642
SQFT
1439 Neptune Avenue
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$1,749,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
4
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
2,168
SQFT
1061 Passiflora Ave
Encinitas, CA 92024
Leucadia Subdivision
New Listing - a week online
$3,150,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
4,106
SQFT
239 Seeman
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
New Listing - 2 weeks online
$2,645,000
Multi-Family For Sale
Active
5
BED
4
TOTAL BATHS
2,745
SQFT
1309 Cornish Drive
Cardiff By The Sea, CA 92007
Cardiff By The Sea Subdivision

Below are Real Estate Ideas on Where to Retire in Encinitas, CA in 55 and over communities

New Listing - 2 weeks online
$469,000
Land For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,368
SQFT
444 N N El Camino Real #SPC 22
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
$349,000
Land For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,648
SQFT
444 N El Camino Real #1
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
$439,900
Land For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,344
SQFT
444 N. El Camino Real #29
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision
$495,500
Land For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,368
SQFT
444 N El Camino Real #110
Encinitas, CA 92024
Encinitas Subdivision

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