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