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

Indicators Primary Domainsort descending Indicator Value Rank Tier
Business Retention Economic Health 5.9% 8 Top
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 12.1% 47 Top
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 66.7% 5 Top
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 70.1% 34 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 84.2% 14 Top
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 95.5% 35 Top
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 97.8% 6 Top
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 10.9% 79 Middle
Proximity to Brownfield Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
Proximity to Superfund Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 7.6% 101 Bottom
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 6.8% 107 Bottom
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 22.6 34 Top
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 9.2% 81 Middle
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 63.1% 22 Top
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 29.1% 17 Top
Vacancy Rates Housing 4.3% 26 Top
Age of Housing Housing 30.5% 44 Top
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 7.4% 131 Bottom
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.8 82 Middle
Preventable Hospitalizations Health Systems and Public Safety - - Data N/A
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 4.1 21 Top
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Tree Cover Natural Areas 1.7% 61 Middle
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 1.2 58 Middle
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -2.2 106 Bottom
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 7 62 Middle
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 89.0% 33 Top
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 80.1% 49 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 21.8% 86 Middle
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 72.4 92 Middle
Transit Accessibility Transportation 10.1 112 Bottom
Commute Mode Share Transportation 10.9% 120 Bottom