El Cajon, CA Real Estate

El Cajon CA Real Estate Overview

El Cajon Demographics and Lifestyle
Located in a valley surrounded by mountains, in the county of San Diego, is the city of El Cajon. Being the fifth largest city in San Diego, with about 105,000 residents, El Cajon has just about everything you can think of within the community. The average home’s price in El Cajon is around $595000. And the average home in the area is about 39 years old. El Cajon prides itself in its award-winning schools, performing arts centers, and libraries located throughout the city. The business environment consists of one of the most popular retail shopping centers in east San Diego County, Parkway Plaza Mall. Also popular in El Cajon is The Valley of Cars, which includes 12 automotive dealerships.

There is always something to do in the city of El Cajon. For the nature enthusiasts, the city has its very own Water Conservation Garden where guests will witness beautiful views of a meadow exhibit, a butterfly pavilion, and all kinds of flowers and plants. There are several community parks nearby like the Hilton Head County Park and Kennedy Park which have baseball and soccer fields, a children’s playground, barbecue areas, picnic tables, and restrooms. If you have dogs, the Wells Dog Park is close by as well. For the movie aficionados, El Cajon has the Edwards Rancho San Diego Cinema Stadium with fifteen large auditoriums or the Regal Cinemas at the Parkway Plaza Mall. At Parkway Bowl, there’s a 68-lane bowling center, billiard tables, arcade games, and a laser tag arena. There are restaurants ranging from fast food, to ethnic cuisine and vegetarian-friendly restaurants and markets. With its diverse culture, El Cajon welcomes everyone, therefore making it a great place to call home.
Passing through El Cajon is the 8 freeway and interstates 125 and 67 which make it convenient for travel through San Diego County.

Some of the highest rated public schools in El Cajon include Fuerte Elementary School, Parkway Middle School, and Grossmont High School. There are also schools nearby like Riverview Elementary and EJE Academics Charter School that offer dual immersion, a program that allows students to learn a different language and be submerged in a diverse learning environment. Nearby is the Grossmont Community College and San Diego State University is only a short drive away. Wherever you or your family may be in the level of education, there is a school well within your reach in El Cajon. El Cajon is very ethnically diverse, with about 29.69% of its residents having been born in another country other than the US (including people of ancestries like: Assyrian, Chaldean, Syriac, German, Iraqi, Irish, English, and Italian just to name a few. Most commonly spoken languages besides English include Spanish and Arabic

El Cajon is comprised of Apartment buildings and shared living complexes with the exception of many neighborhoods with homes in which are mostly rented and not owned by the residents. Most of the properties in El Cajon are occupied by renters with only 35% of the residents being the actual homeowners. The median household income lies between the ranges of $50,000 to $74,000 a year with a mix of people having white and blue collar jobs. The majority of people that live in the area work for the education sector or in retail trade. The next most common lines of work include being in the construction industry or being a part of sales and office/administrative occupations. The area of El Cajon is about 14.43 Square Miles of land area and has a population density of about 7,029 people per square mile.

Overall, El Cajon is a city that has everything including a safe and inviting community for you and your family, with many things to do and see. Visit the community and see for yourself, El Cajon is the place to live.




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El Cajon CA Real Estate Stats

Average Price in El Cajon: $589,906  County Average: $1,399,671

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in El Cajon: $278  County Average: $530

Average Walkscore in El Cajon: 36  County Average: 44

Average Year Built in El Cajon: 1979  County Average: 1984

Average Days on Website in El Cajon: 59  County Average: 70

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Neighborhoods in El Cajon CA

Blossom Valley Cottonwood Crest
Dehesa El Cajon Fletcher Hills
GIBSON HIGHLANDS Granite Hills Grossmont
Magnolia Trails Olive Hills Rancho El Cajon
Rancho San Diego Shadow Mountain Singing Hills

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Be the first to claim this beautifully remodeled upstairs unit; virtually brand new from top to bottom with 4 inch baseboards, neutral paint, new carpet, laminate hardwood in the kitchen, tiled bathrooms, jacuzzi tub, never used stainless steel appliances, & stackable washer & dryer...

Welcome to your new home in the hills of El Cajon. this home features a balcony off one of two master bedrooms and upgraded bathrooms...

Fully renovated home perfect for a large family to grow into for years to come...

Great location in El Cajon, near shopping,close access to freeways...

Desirable monarch ridge home offers a beautifully updated kitchen with granite counter tops and high end stainless steel appliances...

Fantastic view lot on mount merritt. city lights. conceptual grading plan, septic system and layout for 4 bedroom house completed...

This 4.13-acre estate in blossom valley with its stunning single-story, 3,007 sq...

Welcome to your new home! this beautiful home has been completely renovated from top to bottom with no detail overlooked...

Vrm $549,900-$569,900! beautiful blossom valley home on large lot with 3 car garage and lots of parking for your toys and rv’s...

This newly built blossom valley custom home sits on top of the mountain side and boosts amazing sunset views off your huge balcony...

This newly built home is beautiful with views from the deck of hills and the city in a well maintained park which is one of the best in san diego...

Beautifully done, spacious 2 story home in El Cajon...

Story home in the shadow mountain neighborhood of El Cajon. the layout is spacious and open, as it is...

Price reduction! remodeled charmer. walk inside of this home and enjoy its beautifully updated living spaces...

Move in ready El Cajon family home. spacious floor plan...

Everyone loves a spectacular view and this home has it...

Gibson highlands estate with spectacular views on 5...

Absolutely beautiful property with lots of oaks and sycamores, etc...

Beautiful ranch style home offers 4 bedrooms with an optional 5th bedroom and 2 baths...

This beautiful mediterranean style home sits graciously in the prestigious silverado estates at singing hills...

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861 Anchorage Pl
Chula Vista, CA