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Living in City Heights San Diego

City Heights is the 23rd most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with 74,108 residents.

City Heights has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

Nearby neighborhoods: Webster, Talmadge, Normal Heights, Burlingame, Chollas View, Kensington and North Park.

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Walk Score of City Heights, San Diego, CA

City Heights is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Copley Family YMCA

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Copley Family YMCA

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in City Heights San Diego.

City Heights is the 23rd most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with a Walk Score of 74.

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

City Heights San Diego Apartments for Rent

City Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare City Heights to other San Diego neighborhoods.

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Population

21 Rolando 76 49 55 6,306
22 Adams North 74 46 50 5,024
23 City Heights 74 49 49 74,108
24 Pacific Beach 71 37 67 39,733
25 Bird Rock 71 33 51 3,147

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 170 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in City Heights.

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

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Bravo's Taco Shop

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Tower Bar

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Angie Good
on Garden

Transit Score of City Heights, San Diego, CA

City Heights has Some Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

City Heights has some public transportation and about 8 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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City Heights has about 3 car shares from RelayRides.

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Copley Family YMCA

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Private Residences

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Landis Street Foot Bridge

Bike Score of City Heights, San Diego, CA

City Heights is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Private Residences

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Landis Street Foot Bridge

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Kassab Family Community Theatre

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38th Street Canyon Park

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Unity San Diego

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Loris St & Altadena Ave.

thumbnail for Dwight St. & Lantana Dr.This is an idealic community of small homes on big lots with character and great potential. Which are wrapped around by sprawling lush green canyon in peaceful isolation but within walking distance of schools, shopping, and the City Heights Urban Village and library.

Angie Good
on Dwight St. & Lantana Dr.

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New Creation Church

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Health & Human Services

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African Caribbean Foods

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Our Lady of the Sacred Heart

thumbnail for Cherokee Point Elementary SchoolHome of the Cheetahs, Cherokee Point educates children from kindergarten to fifth grade.

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on Cherokee Point Elementary School

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Our Lady of the Sacred Heart

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Aja Project

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Daycare Center

thumbnail for Copley Family YMCAYMCA Located in the Mid-City area of San Diego, the Copley YMCA serves the communities of Allied Gardens, College, East San Diego, Grantville, North Park, Normal Heights, City Heights, and Talmadge.

Angie Good
on Copley Family YMCA

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