Carlsbad Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $785,000
    17.6%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    26
    30-day change

Carlsbad Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Carlsbad, CA

City County
High School Graduates 95.56 85.4
College Degree - 2 year 11.06 8.96
College Degree - 4 year 51.3 34.41
Graduate Degree 13.42 8.4
Expenditures per Student 11,158 11,158
Students per Teacher 22 21.2

Elementary Schools near Carlsbad, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Aviara Oaks Elementary School KG - 05 759 30.4 92009
Buena Vista Elementary School KG - 05 289 27.5 92008
Calavera Hills Elementary School KG - 05 532 27.3 92008
Carrillo Elementary School KG - 05 1,029 28.6 92009
El Camino Creek Elementary School KG - 06 776 23.9 92009
Hope Elementary School KG - 05 613 26.7 92008
Jefferson Elementary School KG - 05 585 29 92008
Kelly Elementary School KG - 05 416 26.3 92008
La Costa Heights Elementary School KG - 06 668 23.8 92009
La Costa Meadows Elementary School KG - 05 951 28 92009
Magnolia Elementary School KG - 05 425 29.3 92008
Mission Estancia Elementary School KG - 06 562 23.1 92009
Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary School KG - 06 685 23.7 92009
Pacific Rim Elementary School KG - 05 867 31 92009
Poinsettia Elementary School KG - 05 504 28 92009

Middle Schools near Carlsbad, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Aviara Oaks Middle School 06 - 08 1,095 25 92011
Calavera Hills Middle School 06 - 08 540 22.9 92008
Valley Middle School 06 - 08 1,012 24.3 92008

High Schools near Carlsbad, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Carlsbad High School 09 - 12 3,151 28.2 92008
La Costa Canyon High School 09 - 12 2,133 26.7 92009

Ungraded Schools near Carlsbad, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
* Carlsbad Seaside Academy 09 - 12 50 23.8 92008
* Carlsbad Village Academy 10 - 12 96 21.3 92008

Demographics near Carlsbad, CA

City County
Neighborhood Type Suburban
Population 105,097 3,100,500
Population Density 2,786 737
Median Age 40.3 34.7
People per Household 2.5 2.8
Median Household Income 83,875 63,373
Average Income per Capita 42,742 30,683

Carlsbad Homes For Sale

Carlsbad, California, is an affluent beachfront city located in the northern part of San Diego County. It occupies 39.1 square miles with 7 miles of coast along the Pacific Ocean. It lies 35 miles north of downtown San Diego and 87 miles south of Los Angeles. It has a population of approximately 106,000. The city was formed to avoid annexation by nearby Oceanside, and has a large population of ethnically diverse groups from around the world. The northern part of the city forms part of a tri-city area that also includes southern Oceanside and western Vista.

Carlsbad Homes for Sale and Real Estate

Although Carlsbad is a mid-sized city, it prides itself on maintaining a small town feel and has preserved more than one third of the city as open space. Much of the home construction in Carlsbad is new, signalling a healthy local economy attracting an influx of new residents. Real estate here consistently ranks as some of the most expensive in both the state and the country.

Carlsbad Neighborhoods

Carlsbad is divided into four quadrants, each with its own unique characteristics.
  • Northwest Quadrant - contains the "Olde Carlsbad" historic neighborhood and features cottages and bungalows from the 1950s as well as large mansions with ocean views. The quadrant also contains "The Barrio", a historically Latino section of town.
  • Northeast Quadrant - this area is comprised mostly of single family homes as well as a few larger lots.
  • Southeast Quadrant - this is the newest area of town and contains more properties than the other quadrants.
  • Southwest Quadrant - this area includes beachfront and the Aviara resort area.

Carlsbad Economy and Employment Opportunities

Carlsbad is home to many company headquarters, including:
  • Arkeia Software
  • Atticus Clothing
  • AutoClaims Direct
  • California Pacific Airlines
  • Callaway Golf Company
  • Cobra Golf
  • Fallen Footwear
  • Gemological Institute of America
  • Hay House
  • Hot Dog on a Stick
  • Islands Fine Burgers & Drinks
  • Jazzercise
  • Jenny Craig
  • K2 Sports
  • Life Technologies
  • Macbeth Footwear
  • MaxLinear
  • No Fear
  • Osiris Shoes
  • PC Power and Cooling
  • Razer USA Ltd
  • Rubio's Fresh Mexican Grill
  • TaylorMade - Addidas Golf Company
  • Upper Deck
  • ViaSat, Inc.
The top employers in Carlsbad are:

Carlsbad Attractions

Carlsbad is home to world-class attractions, points of interest, cultural activities, outdoor adventures and special seasonal events including:  

Carlasbad Transportation and Commuting

Public transportation in Carlsbad via train and bus is provided by North County Transit. Amtrak passenger rail service is offered via the Pacific Surfliner. The nearest airports are McClellan-Palomar Airport and San Diego International Airport.

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Coast and Country Realty
3890 Margaret Way
Carlsbad, CA
760-583-5249
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ERA Ranch and Sea Realty
2963 Carlsbad Blvd
Carlsbad, CA
760-720-0600
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The Alan Shafran Group
5740 Fleet Street #110
Carlsbad, CA
760-929-9212
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Taylor Place Real Estate, Inc
2564 Carlsbad Blvd
Carlsbad, CA
888-791-7900
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Century 21 Award
2011 Palomar Airport Rd. #108
Carlsbad, CA
760-828-4400
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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServic
7030 Avenida Encinas Ste. 100
Carlsbad, CA
760-431-3330
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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServic
7030 Avenida Encinas # 100
Carlsbad, CA
760-431-3330
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Solutions Real Estate
2055 Corte Del Nogal
Carlsbad, CA
760-908-9778
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REMAX Seagaze Realty
509 N. Coast Hwy
Oceanside, CA
760-435-2200
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Endeavor Group
751 Banyonwood Drive
Oceanside, CA
949-690-6294
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