San Diego: Mira Mesa

Mira Mesa is approximately 10,500 acres in area, with a population approaching 73,000. It is bounded on the north by Los Peñasquitos Canyon, on the west by Interstate 805, on the east by Interstate 15, and on the south by Miramar Road. The community's transportation network includes various MTS bus routes, DART (Direct Access to Regional Transit) shuttles and the COASTER commuter train.

Indicator Details

Indicators Primary Domain Indicator Value Ranksort descending Tier
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
Preventable Hospitalizations Health Systems and Public Safety - - Data N/A
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Proximity to Brownfield Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Proximity to Superfund Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 129.1 11 Top
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 64.8% 14 Top
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 21.1 22 Top
Vacancy Rates Housing 4.1% 22 Top
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 31.7% 30 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 2.5% 33 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 71.6% 45 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 20.5% 49 Top
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 6 50 Top
Commute Mode Share Transportation 16.4% 51 Middle
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -0.6 55 Middle
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 4.8% 58 Middle
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 15.7% 62 Middle
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 1.1 63 Middle
Business Retention Economic Health 1.1% 71 Middle
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 5.4% 72 Middle
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 48.9% 72 Middle
Transit Accessibility Transportation 22.8 74 Middle
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 90.7% 74 Middle
Age of Housing Housing 49.3% 77 Middle
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 8.3 83 Middle
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 74.0% 87 Middle
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 11.5% 97 Middle
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 83.2% 98 Middle
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 48.4% 99 Middle
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 3.2 107 Bottom
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 50.8% 111 Bottom
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 17.9% 120 Bottom
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 7.8% 138 Bottom