La Jolla

La Jolla

Experience a little taste of Europe within the city limits of San Diego.

Welcome to La Jolla

Experience a little taste of Europe within the city limits of San Diego. La Jolla is one of the most affluent and beautiful communities in America. Prime streets such as Prospect Place/Girard in The Village, Calle del Oro in La Jolla Shores or Neptune in Windansea. Wandering through the town past sidewalk cafes, fine restaurants and art galleries provides residents and visitors alike the sense of being on a perennial vacation. Add to this the world renowned educational facilities of Scripps Institute of Oceanography, the Stephen Birch Aquarium and Museum and the University of California San Diego (UCSD) and you readily see why La Jolla real estate is so much in demand.
 
You will find a wide variety of La Jolla homes from ocean view to cozy cottages and exclusive beach front mansions. The Village of La Jolla has great turnkey condos/townhomes, the Muirlands/LJ Scenic area gives way to large, spacious panoramic view homes, La Jolla shores boasts pristine single/split level beach cottages and Windansea Beach has a mix of homes/condos next to world famous surf.
 
There is no doubt La Jolla is the dream community for the United States; from computer technology and bio-science research; beach front and views; property and business; recreation and history. It is within miles of some of the greatest art galleries in the country, hi-tech establishments, cultural exchange, white sand beaches and near the heart of San Diego. When you are looking to move to an upscale area, be sure to check out La Jolla real estate in San Diego.

Overview for La Jolla, CA

41,306 people live in La Jolla, where the median age is 47.1 and the average individual income is $82,335.69. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

41,306

Total Population

47.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$82,335.69

Average individual Income

Around La Jolla, CA

There's plenty to do around La Jolla, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

70
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
73
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
32
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Situation Control, XTR Training, and Samantha Le Master.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 1.53 miles 34 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.05 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.01 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.6 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.76 miles 33 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.18 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for La Jolla, CA

La Jolla has 17,834 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in La Jolla do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 41,306 people call La Jolla home. The population density is 3,304.46 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

41,306

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

47.1

Median Age

50.02 / 49.98%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
17,834

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$82,335.69

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in La Jolla, CA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby La Jolla. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Montessori Institute Of San Diego Child House
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
La Jolla Country Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
5/5
La Jolla Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Torrey Pines Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
The Gillispie School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Stella Maris Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
All Hallows Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
San Diego French American School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
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