Imperial Beach is one of the last untouched shoreline towns in San DIego and is known as Classic Southern California.
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About Imperial Beach
Sometimes referred to as the “Most Southwesternly City in the U.S.” Imperial Beach is quickly becoming a hidden gem with plenty to see and do. It’s the perfect place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the larger neighboring areas. With a population just over 27,000, both tourists and locals enjoy a relaxed-pace of life and partake in a variety of activities which include swimming, surfing at the shoreline, nature walks and simply unwinding and make the most of the areas lovely sunsets.
Imperial Beach Real Estate Market
Almost too good to be true, beachside real estate is a steal here. If you’ve been searching for a home for while, you may find areas like El Cajon, La Mesa, and Mission Valley a bit commercial–while suburban areas like Escondido and Valley Center are a bit too far North for most people. North/South Park are a bit overpriced for the amount of space, leaving Imperial Beach a great place to buy a home and start a family.
Amenities in Imperial Beach
This community offers a lot of small local businesses and restaurants, most of which are frequented by residents of Imperial Beach.
All schools in Imperial Beach are within walking distance which adds to the family friendly vibe of this beach-town.
Nearby areas include
- Old Town
- Coronado Beach
- Downtown San Diego
- Rolling Hills Ranch, Chula Vista
- Yosemite Dr, Chula Vista
- Eastlake Woods, Chula Vista
MTS likewise gives service to San Diego International Airport (Lindbergh Field) from Imperial Beach.
Imperial Beach is one of five Port part urban communities making up the Port of San Diego, one of America's main 30 U.S. compartment dispatch ports.
Top Things To See & Do Nearby
- Imperial Beach Pier
- Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve
- Bayshore Bikeway
- Mickie’s Bar and Grill
- Day Trips to Tijuana, Mexico
- Coronado Bridge
- Silver Strand State Beach
Imperial Beach was rated a B+ for a liveability score as per niche.com which rated the area low in crime, and high in schooling, nightlife, family focus and diversity.
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