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Living in University City San Diego

University City is the 55th most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with 49,025 residents.

University City has some public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

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

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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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Standley Park

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University Gardens Park

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

University City is the 55th most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with a Walk Score of 50.

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

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University City Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University City to other San Diego neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

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Population

53 College West 51 53 46 9,277
54 Upper Hermosa 51 29 37 834
55 University City 50 40 54 49,025
56 San Ysidro 50 47 43 28,142
57 La Jolla Village 48 31 55 5,778

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 166 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University City.

People in University City can walk to an average of 4 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 12 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

Photo of University Gardens Park in University City, San Diego

University Gardens Park

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University Community Library

Bike Score of University City, San Diego, CA

University City is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of University Gardens Park in University City, San Diego

University Gardens Park

Photo of University Gardens Park in University City, San Diego

University Gardens Park

Photo of University Community Library in University City, San Diego

University Community Library

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University City High School

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University City High School

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Standley Recreation Center

Photo of Standley Recreation Center in University City, San Diego

Standley Recreation Center

Photo of Standley Recreation Center in University City, San Diego

Standley Recreation Center

Photo of Standley Park in University City, San Diego

Standley Park

Photo of Standley Park in University City, San Diego

Standley Park

Photo of Standley Park in University City, San Diego

Standley Park

Photo of Standley Park in University City, San Diego

Standley Park

Photo of University Gardens Park in University City, San Diego

University Gardens Park

Photo of University Community Library in University City, San Diego

University Community Library

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