City Heights

San Diego, California Homes for Sale

About City Heights

City Heights is the perfect place for interacting with people from around the world as well as partying with friends and family. Large shopping malls, several entertainment joints, and low-rise living apartments are common features of the area. Most of the population in the neighborhood are young residents, singles, or families.

Quick Facts

Current Prices: $315,000 to $1,150,000

Closed Prices: $220,000 to $1,350,000

Median Sale Price: $575,000

Average $ per sq ft: $598

Association Fee Ranges: $312, $154 to $378/mo, $0 to $349

Type: Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single-Family Home

Age: 1915 to 2020

Sq. Ft.: 465 to 3064 Sq. Ft.

Bedrooms: 1 to 6 Bedrooms

Bathrooms: 1 to 5 Bathrooms

Lot Size: 0 - 5+ acres

Around City Heights

City Heights has a mix of single family and multi-family residential apartments and condominiums. Most living quarters are concentrated at Fairmount Avenue, El Cajon Boulevard, and University Avenue. It is modest to high-cost living in the area catering to middle to high-income individuals. Industries occupy the southern part of the neighborhood, but there are also some apartments for young families.

Excite your taste buds with plenty of restaurants, food joints, and fast food chains around the area serving a mix of American, Latin, and Asian cuisine. Given that the members of the community come from different ethnical backgrounds, you have a chance to taste delicacies from many parts of the world. Enjoy your favorite drink at one of the sports bars and pubs serving cocktails and drinks. Fairmount Avenue, Cajon Boulevard, and University Avenue host most of the entertainment hotspots in the area. Most eateries along these streets are open 24 hours.

Students rushing to school in the mornings. The community has several local amenities and arts centers, which are thronged by crowds in every typical working day. Most of the streets are named after flowers and are denoted by sculptures, metals, and art installations. The afternoons are a time to enjoy the many outdoor celebrations and live shows on the streets as you walk around. It is also common to see cyclists, scooters, and pedestrians' walking around the community as nearly every amenity is within a walking distance.

Get your dancing on and head to University Avenue for some shaking. Rooftop bars are a common scene in the area. The nightlife is exciting and edgy as well as diverse and exotic. City Heights is not short of performers from all over the world. Indulge in some Mexican dancing at one corner and hop to an Indian performance in the next club. When you are done dancing, relax into the night with some soft music and great ambiance. Alternatively, you can visit one of the many galleries in the area for a cultural treat.

Spend a lazy Sunday afternoon listening to the classic rock band on a rooftop bar. Alternatively, you can spend the time shopping in one of the many stores and malls in the area. Sunday afternoons are also great for a visit to a gymnasium or to play with kids at the City Heights Recreation Center.

Locals Love

  • Inexpensive food options
  • Diversity
  • Arts and culture

Locals Don't Love

  • Traffic
  • Lack of parking

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