San Diego: Pacific Highlands Ranch

Pacific Highlands Ranch is located in the northwestern portion of the North City Future Urbanizing Area (NCFUA) and encompasses approximately 2,652 acres of predominately undeveloped land. Pacific Highlands Ranch is bounded by the community of Fairbanks Ranch to the north, Torrey Highlands (Subarea IV) to the east, Del Mar Mesa (Subarea V) to the South, and the community of Carmel Valley to the west.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort descending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 2.7% 8 Top
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0.8 82 Middle
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 97.3% 16 Top
Age of Housing Housing 5.1% 10 Top
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health 2.3% 32 Top
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Commute Mode Share Transportation 5.7% 149 Bottom
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 62.6% 25 Top
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 36.2% 51 Middle
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 99.3% 1 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 23.7% 131 Bottom
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 66.5% 6 Top
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 4.2% 29 Top
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 6.3% 59 Middle
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.5 60 Middle
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 2.6 10 Top
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 51.5 116 Bottom
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 79.7% 11 Top
Preventable Hospitalizations 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
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 5.9% 49 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 88.5% 6 Top
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 89.1% 30 Top
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 3.5% 55 Middle
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Transit Accessibility Transportation 1.4 141 Bottom
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 23 38 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 2.8% 25 Top
Vacancy Rates Housing 7.4% 79 Middle
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 2.9 7 Top
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 82.8% 12 Top
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -2.8 120 Bottom