San Diego: Rancho Penasquitos
The community of Rancho Peñasquitos is located west of Interstate 15, north of Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, south of the community of Rancho Bernardo, and east of the Torrey Highlands Community. State Route 56 traverses east-west through the central portion of the community. Rancho Peñasquitos encompasses approximately 6,500 acres including Black Mountain Regional Park.

Rancho Peñasquitos is identified as a Planned Urbanized community in the city's Progress Guide and General Plan. Development of the community is nearly complete with only a limited number of sites still available for development.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort descending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 12.1% 47 Top
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 1.2 58 Middle
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 95.5% 35 Top
Age of Housing Housing 30.5% 44 Top
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health 5.9% 8 Top
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Commute Mode Share Transportation 10.9% 120 Bottom
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 63.1% 22 Top
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 29.1% 17 Top
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 97.8% 6 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 21.8% 86 Middle
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 66.7% 5 Top
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 6.8% 107 Bottom
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 7.4% 131 Bottom
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.8 82 Middle
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 7 62 Middle
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 72.4 92 Middle
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 70.1% 34 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 9.2% 81 Middle
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 84.2% 14 Top
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 89.0% 33 Top
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 10.9% 79 Middle
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 7.6% 101 Bottom
Transit Accessibility Transportation 10.1 112 Bottom
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 22.6 34 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 1.7% 61 Middle
Vacancy Rates Housing 4.3% 26 Top
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 4.1 21 Top
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 80.1% 49 Top
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -2.2 106 Bottom