Carmel Valley

Composed of commercial offices, residential units, hotels, retail stores, and restaurants that readily accommodate its residents new and old.

Welcome to Carmel Valley/ Fairbanks Ranch

A premier community in San Diego
 
Nestled in the hills adjacent to the ocean, Carmel Valley is one of San Diego’s newer neighborhoods.
 
The community is composed of commercial offices, residential units, hotels, retail stores, and restaurants that readily accommodate its residents new and old.
 
Step into the upscale suburban community of Carmel Valley and Fairbanks Ranch in San Diego. With great amenities and a desirable location, this community offers a luxurious lifestyle to its residents. Carmel Valley is known for its strong real estate market, a wide range of housing options, and competitive pricing. Although it is unincorporated, Carmel Valley is highly sought after by those seeking a high quality of life in a prestigious neighborhood.
 

What to Love

  • Strong real estate market and curb appeal
  • Great schools and high quality of life
  • Proximity to all conveniences and a wide range of amenities

Local Lifestyle

Experience the epitome of luxury living in Carmel Valley. The community offers a high quality of life with its top-rated schools, safe neighborhoods, and proximity to all the conveniences of modern living. Immerse yourself in the vibrant local lifestyle, where residents can enjoy the comfort of their surroundings while having easy access to shopping centers, dining establishments, and beautiful hiking trails. Carmel Valley truly embodies the essence of a premier community in San Diego.
 

Dining and Entertainment

Discover The Village at Pacific Highlands Ranch, a delightful destination offering a variety of stores, delicious food options, and a picturesque setting. Patrons love the beautiful scenery and the welcoming atmosphere, making it the perfect place to shop, dine, and spend quality time with loved ones. The splash pad area is particularly popular among families.
 
Indulge in a memorable shopping, dining, and entertainment experience at Del Mar Highlands Town Center. This vibrant center boasts an array of stores and restaurants, ensuring there's always something new to explore. The AMC theater offers a top-notch movie experience, while the outdoor seating area provides a relaxing spot to enjoy the sunshine. Del Mar Highlands Town Center is a must-visit destination for residents and visitors alike.
 
For an exceptional dining experience, visit Pamplemousse Grille. This restaurant is a haven for food lovers, with an exquisite menu and impeccable service. The beautiful outdoor seating creates a serene ambiance, perfect for special occasions. The attention to detail in every dish is impressive, and the knowledgeable and friendly staff ensure a memorable dining experience.
 

Things to Do

Indulge in the exclusive amenities offered at the Fairbanks Ranch Country Club, where members can enjoy world-class golf courses, tennis courts, and a luxurious clubhouse. Immerse yourself in the elegance and sophistication of this prestigious country club.
 
Experience the excitement of the annual San Diego County Fair at the nearby Del Mar Fairgrounds. Enjoy thrilling rides, live entertainment, exhibits, and many delicious food options. The fair is a celebration of fun, entertainment, and community spirit.
 
Enjoy the lively atmosphere and summer music series at One Paseo, a vibrant mixed-use development featuring trendy shops, restaurants, and live music performances. Gather with friends and neighbors to enjoy the sounds of talented musicians while embracing the vibrant community spirit.
 
Discover the natural beauty of the Los Peñasquitos Canyon Preserve, a vast open space offering scenic hiking trails, lush vegetation, and peaceful surroundings. Immerse yourself in nature and enjoy the tranquility of this pristine canyon preserve.
 

Schools

Embrace the educational opportunities these renowned schools provide, ensuring that students receive a top-notch education in a supportive environment.
 
  • Canyon Crest Elementary
  • Torrey Pines High School
  • Solana Pacific Elementary School
  • Fairbanks Country Day School

Overview for Carmel Valley, CA

57,375 people live in Carmel Valley, where the median age is 40.4 and the average individual income is $77,079.24. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

57,375

Total Population

40.4 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$77,079.24

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Carmel Valley, CA

Carmel Valley has 20,665 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Carmel Valley do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 57,375 people call Carmel Valley home. The population density is 2,793.85 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

57,375

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

40.4

Median Age

47.49 / 52.51%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
20,665

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$77,079.24

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Carmel Valley, CA

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Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Carmel Valley. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Solana Highlands Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 3rd
No rating available
Carmel Del Mar Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Solana Pacific Elementary
PUBLIC
4th - 6th
5/5
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
Cathedral Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 3rd
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
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