Tierrasanta

Tierrasanta

Tierrasanta stands as a hidden gem, offering an oasis of suburban living amid the vibrant pulse of San Diego County.

Welcome to Tierrasanta

Nestled in the hills northwest of the San Diego River, Tierrasanta stands as a hidden gem, offering an oasis of suburban living amid the vibrant pulse of San Diego County. Translating to "holy land" or "holy ground" in Spanish, the name aptly embodies the tranquil essence and natural beauty that define this community. Mission Trails Regional Park provides a verdant backdrop, creating an idyllic setting for this suburban paradise. Tierrasanta boasts an abundance of serene, scenic landscapes as well as a strong sense of community, making it an ideal choice for those seeking suburban tranquility without compromising urban conveniences.

What We Love About Tierrasanta

What we love most about Tierrasanta is the warmth of the tight-knit neighborhood where families can thrive. Many residents who grew up in Tierrasanta have chosen to stay, raising their families and sending their children to the same schools they attended. From exquisite single-family homes to modern townhouses, Tierrasanta offers a variety of housing styles catering to different preferences and budgets. Residents appreciate the convenience of shopping, dining, and entertainment options while enjoying a peaceful suburban lifestyle. Tierrasanta is truly a hidden gem, offering all the charm of a small town.

Local Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Tierrasanta embodies a harmonious balance between urban convenience and natural tranquility. Surrounded by green spaces, the community fosters an active outdoor culture. Families delight in parks, recreational centers, and community events, enhancing the quality of life for its residents. Local events, farmers markets, and cultural celebrations foster a sense of togetherness among residents. Tierrasanta residents have ample opportunities to get involved with community activities and make lasting connections.

Overview for Tierrasanta, CA

16,429 people live in Tierrasanta, where the median age is 44 and the average individual income is $55,926. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,429

Total Population

44 years

Median Age

High

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

$55,926

Average individual Income

Around Tierrasanta, CA

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

35
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
22
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
18
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Marigold Bagels, Fit Societe - Kearny Mesa, and Shade and Strand.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.61 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.89 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.86 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.55 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.76 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.76 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Tierrasanta, CA

Tierrasanta has 6,261 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Tierrasanta do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 16,429 people call Tierrasanta home. The population density is 9,015.576 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,429

Total Population

High

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

44

Median Age

48.63 / 51.37%

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
6,261

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$55,926

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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White Collar:

Commute Time

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

Schools in Tierrasanta, CA

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Tierrasanta. 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
Tierrasanta Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Kumeyaay Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
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