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

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