Encinitas Homes for Sale

Encinitas homes are perfectly located in North County, San Diego County, CA., about 25 miles north of San Diego, boasting one of the top 5 rated surfing destinations in the world (Swami’s), as well as one of the best beaches to learn how to surf (Moonlight Beach). Along with the Lux Art Institute and the San Diego Botanical Gardens, another point of interest for the residents of Encinitas, is the downtown district – one of California’s classic downtown districts – along historic Coast Highway 101. If living in such a culturally rich city next to one of the finest coast lines in the country isn’t a good enough reason to want to live here, residents of Encinitas homes may often experience the aroma of fresh flowers, because Encinitas main industry is the growing of ornamental flowers, mainly poinsettias. Encinitas homes are serviced by four school districts, four high schools, five middle schools, and 13 elementary schools. It is home to the San Elijo Campus of Mira Costa College and the Watts Atelier School for the Arts. The population has a nearly equal proportion of males and females, with a median resident age at 37, a median household income of $81,907, and an estimated median house or condo value of $604,468. Some noteworthy current residents include: Shaun White, Jenny Craig, Richard Dreyfuss, and Jerry Buss.