San Diego: University

The University Community encompasses approximately 8,500 acres. The area is bounded by Los Peñasquitos Lagoon and the toe of the east-facing slopes of Sorrento Valley on the north, the railroad track, the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar and Interstate 805 on the east, State Route 52 on the south, and Interstate 5, Gilman Drive, North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla Farms, and the Pacific Ocean on the west.

Indicator Details

Indicators Primary Domain Indicator Value Ranksort descending Tier
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
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
Proximity to Brownfield Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Proximity to Superfund Sites Environmental Hazards 0.0% 1 Top
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 17.8 4 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 15.3% 5 Top
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 97.8% 6 Top
Commute Mode Share Transportation 27.6% 8 Top
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 97.8% 11 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 3.1% 15 Top
Business Retention Economic Health 2.8% 26 Top
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 4.7 26 Top
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 72.9% 26 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 76.8% 31 Top
Transit Accessibility Transportation 44.2 35 Top
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 11.5% 40 Top
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 5.4% 42 Top
Vacancy Rates Housing 6.1% 51 Middle
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -0.7 59 Middle
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.5 60 Middle
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 7 62 Middle
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 87.9 64 Middle
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 54.5% 69 Middle
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 38.6% 72 Middle
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0.8 82 Middle
Age of Housing Housing 56.0% 87 Middle
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 54.8% 91 Middle
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 6.3% 95 Middle
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 71.8% 107 Bottom
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 6.9% 109 Bottom
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 7.2% 126 Bottom
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 29.7% 129 Bottom
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 65.4% 148 Bottom