Unincorporated: North County Metro East

The North County Metro subregion is comprised of many non-contiguous "island" areas interspersed among the cities of Escondido, San Diego, San Marcos, Vista and Oceanside with the most easterly portion adjacent to Valley Center. The North County Metro subregion includes the communities of Hidden Meadows and Twin Oaks.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort ascending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -2.6 115 Bottom
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 81.0% 41 Top
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 6.7 61 Middle
Vacancy Rates Housing 5.0% 34 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 1.0% 82 Middle
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 28.4 118 Bottom
Transit Accessibility Transportation 8.5 125 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 0.0% 1 Top
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 92.6% 7 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 56.2% 90 Middle
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 5.7% 45 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 25.2% 142 Bottom
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 40.4 126 Bottom
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 1.2 2 Top
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 1.8 15 Top
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 6.2% 50 Top
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 7.2% 118 Bottom
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 64.7% 10 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 25.0% 140 Bottom
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 85.3% 43 Top
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 35.1% 45 Top
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 59.4% 47 Top
Commute Mode Share Transportation 11.5% 107 Bottom
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health 3.8% 15 Top
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Age of Housing Housing 45.1% 69 Middle
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 91.5% 66 Middle
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0.1 132 Bottom
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 14.6% 58 Middle