Imperial Beach hails itself as “Classic Southern California”; a beach-oriented community with a safe, small town, family atmosphere, rich in natural and cultural resources” (Source: www.imperialbeachca.gov).

This is the southernmost beach city in Southern California. It’s in the South Bay area of San Diego County, 14 miles south of Downtown San Diego and 5 miles to the northwest of Tijuana, Mexico. The San Diego Bay and City of Coronado are to the north of Imperial Beach.

It has a total area of 4.5 square miles with an estimated population of 27,149 as of 2014.

Again, we have another community with nearly perfect weather. Because of the Mediterranean climate with summer temperatures in the upper 70s and winter temperatures in the 60s, many homes here are built without air conditioning.

Imperial Beach is usually 10 degrees (Fahrenheit) cooler than inland areas in the summer, and 10 degrees warmer in the winter.
The city has undergone a huge renewal and redevelopment program over the past 10 years. It remains a mostly residential city, with a high military population and is home to US Navy facilities.

Beach volleyball, surfing and body boarding are popular and especially concentrated around the famous Imperial Beach Pier (a local landmark). The surfing is highly rated as well. Fishing, hiking and biking, walking tours of public art and nature walks are popular. Bird watching at the world-renowned Tijuana Estuary and simply relaxing and enjoying beautiful sunsets all are also attractions to Imperial Beach.

Also, 6 golf courses (public and private) are within 10 miles of Imperial Beach.

The Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is general medical and surgical center only 4 miles away. Paradise Valley Hospital and Sharp Coronado Hospital are less than 8 miles away. Imperial Beach has 21 hospitals within 25 miles.

Now we’ll take a look at the various retirement housing options in Imperial Beach, CA.

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Where to retire in Imperial Beach, CA?

Here are Real Estate Ideas on Where to Retire in Imperial Beach, CA

$268,000
Condo For Sale
Active Under Contract
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
610
SQFT
1450 Iris Avenue #26
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
 
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$245,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
610
SQFT
1450 Iris Ave. #28
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
New Listing - 3 weeks online
$245,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
610
SQFT
1450 Iris Ave #18
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
Open House 03/24 at 12PM
$550,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
755
SQFT
1460 Seacoast Drive #1
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$1,575,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,118
SQFT
1456 Seacoast #2D
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$1,510,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,999
SQFT
1456 Seacoast Drive #3A
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$1,100,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,700
SQFT
1442 Seacoast #7
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$1,175,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,806
SQFT
1362 Seacoast Dr #D
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$875,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,318
SQFT
1320 Seacoast Drive #I
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$750,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,272
SQFT
714 Seacoast Dr #213
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$675,000
Condo For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,486
SQFT
111 Citrus Ave
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$1,275,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
6
BED
6
TOTAL BATHS
3,000
SQFT
137 Carnation Ave
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$299,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
800
SQFT
1340 Holly Ave. #10
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$495,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,135
SQFT
1111 Seacoast Dr #5
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$435,000
Condo For Sale
Active
1
BED
1
TOTAL BATHS
632
SQFT
124 Elder Ave #C
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$489,750
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
1,300
SQFT
1214 Georgia St
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
Open House 03/24 at 11AM
$1,139,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,657
SQFT
161 Donax
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
New Listing - 5 days online
$349,000
Condo For Sale
Active
2
BED
2
TOTAL BATHS
735
SQFT
1278 Holly
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
Open House 03/24 at 11AM
$1,095,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
1,710
SQFT
163 Donax
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision
$735,000
Single Family Home For Sale
Active
3
BED
3
TOTAL BATHS
2,303
SQFT
527 12th
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
Imperial Beach Subdivision

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