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Living in University Heights San Diego

University Heights is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with 11,438 residents.

University Heights has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Hillcrest, Mission Valley East, North Park, Park West, Normal Heights, Adams North and Mission Valley West.

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Walk Score of University Heights, San Diego, CA

University Heights is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Old Trolley Barn Park

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Adams Avenue Grill

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

University Heights is the 17th most walkable neighborhood in San Diego with a Walk Score of 77.

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

University Heights San Diego Apartments for Rent

University Heights Neighborhood Ranking

Compare University Heights to other San Diego neighborhoods.

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Population

15 Grant Hill 78 54 57 4,544
16 Ocean Beach 78 28 68 12,229
17 University Heights 77 54 67 11,438
18 Logan Heights 75 57 56 14,362
19 Rolando 74 49 55 6,306

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 132 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in University Heights.

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

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Farm House Cafe

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The Lancers

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Transit Score of University Heights, San Diego, CA

University Heights has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find University Heights San Diego apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

University Heights has good public transportation and about 4 bus lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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University Heights has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

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Farm House Cafe

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Cueva Bar

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Bike Score of University Heights, San Diego, CA

University Heights is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Cueva Bar

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Adams Av & Park Bl

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