Unincorporated: Valle de Oro

The Valle de Oro community encompasses approximately nineteen square miles of the unincorporated portion of the County of San Diego. The area is located to the south of the City of El Cajon and to the east of the City of La Mesa. Several neighborhoods are located within Valle de Oro: Casa de Oro, Mount Helix, Vista Grande Hills and Rancho San Diego.

Indicator Details

Indicatorssort ascending Primary Domain Indicator Value Rank Tier
Walkability Neighborhood Characteristics -2.2 106 Bottom
Voter Participation Social Cohesion 80.5% 46 Top
Violent Crime Health Systems and Public Safety 6.4 56 Middle
Vacancy Rates Housing 4.1% 22 Top
Tree Cover Natural Areas 1.7% 61 Middle
Travel Time to Work Employment Opportunities 24.9 58 Middle
Transit Accessibility Transportation 9.4 118 Bottom
Toxic Releases from Facilities Environmental Hazards 0.2% 75 Middle
School Readiness Scores Educational Opportunities -% - Data N/A
School Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards -% - Data N/A
Residential Proximity to Traffic Environmental Hazards 10.8% 78 Middle
Residential Mobility Social Cohesion 89.8% 25 Top
Reading Proficiency Educational Opportunities 71.6% 45 Top
Public Assisted Households Employment Opportunities 15.2% 117 Bottom
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 66.2% 45 Top
Pedestrian Connectivity Transportation 59 107 Bottom
Offsite Alcohol Outlets Neighborhood Characteristics 6.3 56 Middle
Motor Vehicle Collisions Health Systems and Public Safety 2.3 45 Top
Low Birth Weight Health Systems and Public Safety 6.6% 91 Middle
Long-Term Unemployment Employment Opportunities 5.5% 75 Middle
Local Business Vitality Economic Health 58.0% 48 Top
Household Transportation Costs Transportation 22.2% 99 Middle
High School Graduation Rate Educational Opportunities 84.6% 45 Top
Food Desert Neighborhood Characteristics -% - Data N/A
Excessive Housing Cost Burden Housing 39.0% 77 Middle
Employment Rate Employment Opportunities 56.8% 75 Middle
Commute Mode Share Transportation 11.7% 105 Bottom
Chronic School Absence Health Systems and Public Safety -% - Data N/A
Business Retention Economic Health -0.7% 111 Bottom
Blood Lead Levels in Children Housing -% - Data N/A
Age of Housing Housing 57.7% 92 Middle
Adult Educational Attainment Educational Opportunities 89.9% 81 Middle
Access to Parks and Open Space Natural Areas 0.6 97 Middle
Access to Mainstream Financial Services Economic Health 15.9% 64 Middle