Unincorporated: North County Metro North

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 eastern portion adjacent to Valley Center. The North County Metro subregion includes the communities of Hidden Meadows and Twin Oaks.

Indicator Details

Indicators Primary Domainsort descending Indicator Value Rank Tier
Business Retention Economic Health 0.2% 91 Middle
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 10.5% 33 Top
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 58.6% 41 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 93.5% 55 Middle
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
Preschool Enrollment Educational Opportunities 23.9% 143 Bottom
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 8.0% 70 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 0.0% 1 Top
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 5.0% 38 Top
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 51.5% 119 Bottom
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 4.3% 32 Top
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 26.8 93 Middle
Vacancy Rates Housing 6.3% 55 Middle
Age of Housing Housing 44.4% 66 Middle
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 34.4% 39 Top
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 6.5 58 Middle
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 6.2% 50 Top
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.9 90 Middle
Preventable Hospitalizations Health Systems and Public Safety - - Data N/A
Tree Cover Natural Areas 2.9% 20 Top
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0.1 132 Bottom
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -4 139 Bottom
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 8.5 89 Middle
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics 33.3% 20 Top
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 90.7% 14 Top
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 81.4% 33 Top
Transit Accessibility Transportation 2.4 138 Bottom
Commute Mode Share Transportation 6.9% 147 Bottom
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 25.0% 140 Bottom
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 14.2 140 Bottom