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La Jolla, CA Local Area Information

About Area

La Jolla is an affluent, hilly seaside resort community, occupying 7 miles of curving coastline along the Pacific Ocean in Southern California within the northern city limits of San Diego. La Jolla had the highest home prices in the nation in 2008 and 2009, the average price for such a home in La Jolla was reported as US $1.842 million in 2008 and US $2.125 million in 2009. The 2004 estimated population of the 92037 zip code was 42,808 while the La Jolla community planning area has as 2010 estimated population of 31,746. La Jolla is surrounded on three sides by ocean bluffs and beaches and is located 12 miles north of Downtown San Diego, and 40 miles south of Orange County California. The climate is mild, with an average daily temperature of 70.5.

Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $1,645,100

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $1,645,100 $218,000
Median Single Family Home Value $2,193,200 $217,100
Median Condo Value $765,100 $229,000
Median 2-Bedroom Home Value $820,500 $167,500
Median 3-Bedroom Home Value $1,689,400 $210,600
Median 4-Bedroom Home Value $2,227,500 $338,800
Percent Homes Decreasing 15% 21%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $752 $135
Median Sale Price $1,166,800 $231,700
Property Tax $6,772 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 4.5% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 0.1% 8%

Neighborhoods in La Jolla, CA

Walk Score