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Living in University City San Diego

University City is the 61st most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with 48,849 residents.

University City has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: La Jolla Village, North Clairemont, Torrey Pines, Bay Ho, Sorrento Valley, La Jolla and Clairemont Mesa West.

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Walk Score of University City, San Diego, CA

University City is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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University Gardens Park

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University Community Library

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in University City San Diego.

University City is the 61st most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with a Walk Score of 51.

Find apartments in San Diego's most walkable neighborhoods: Horton Plaza, Core-Columbia and Gaslamp Quarter.

University City Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University City to other San Diego neighborhoods.

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

59 Balboa Park 52 55 54 1,238
60 San Ysidro 51 51 44 27,799
61 University City 51 44 58 48,849
62 Mission Valley East 50 39 59 11,338
63 Redwood Village 49 47 35 8,213

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 210 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University City.

People in University City can walk to an average of 3 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Transit Score of University City, San Diego, CA

University City has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find University City San Diego apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

University City has some public transportation and about 15 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from University City on public transit.

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University City has about 9 car shares from RelayRides, Zipcar and Getaround.

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University Gardens Park

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University Community Library

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University City High School

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Bike Score of University City, San Diego, CA

University City is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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University City High School

Photo of University City High School in University City, San Diego

University City High School

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Standley Recreation Center

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Standley Recreation Center

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Standley Recreation Center

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Standley Park

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Standley Park

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Standley Park

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Standley Park

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University Gardens Park

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University Community Library

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University Community Library

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University Community Library

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