San Diego: Eastern Area

El Cerrito Heights, Rolando, Rolando Park, Redwood Village, Oak Park and Webster are neighborhoods that make up the Eastern Area. El Cerrito Heights is a hilly neighborhood that predominantly contains single-family homes with some multi-family development along El Cajon Boulevard and University Avenue, which are the main East-West corridors in the Eastern Area. The rolling hills of Rolando and Rolando Park are among the more recently developed neighborhoods of Mid-City, with Rolando developing prior to World War II and Roland Park in the mid-1950s. Both are predominantly single-family homes along curving streets, with some multi-family near the strip commercial development along El Cajon Boulevard and University Avenue. Darnall, Oak Park and Webster are neighborhoods that are predominantly single-family homes, but also include large multi-family complexes and a mobile home park both in Oak Park and in Webster. Oak Park is home to Chollas Lake Park.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort ascending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics 0.3 39 Top
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 69.7% 117 Bottom
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 15.9 127 Bottom
Vacancy Rates Housing 6.1% 51 Middle
Tree Cover Natural Areas 0.7% 98 Middle
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 24.9 58 Middle
Transit Accessibility Transportation 66.1 16 Top
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 0.9% 82 Middle
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 6.1% 62 Middle
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 83.2% 98 Middle
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 49.9% 103 Bottom
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 21.6% 131 Bottom
Proximity to Superfund Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Proximity to Brownfield Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Preventable Hospitalizations Health Systems and Public Safety - - Data N/A
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 68.8% 36 Top
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 107.4 32 Top
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 6.2 53 Middle
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.8 82 Middle
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 6.8% 111 Bottom
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 4.4% 33 Top
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 56.3% 55 Middle
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 19.6% 40 Top
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 69.1% 63 Middle
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics 11.1% 9 Top
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 45.1% 124 Bottom
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 58.2% 58 Middle
Commute Mode Share Transportation 18.5% 42 Top
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health 0.1% 92 Middle
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Age of Housing Housing 78.1% 132 Bottom
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 77.6% 122 Bottom
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 1.8 36 Top
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 22.4% 102 Bottom