Thinking of Buying a Home in Carlsbad?
The suburban city of Carlsbad is located in northern San Diego County, California. It’s known for Tamarack Surf Beach, backed by the Carlsbad Sea Wall, and secluded South Carlsbad State Beach. The Legoland California theme park includes rides, a water park and the SEA LIFE Aquarium. The Flower Fields is a seasonal attraction, with acres of flowers. Set in a canyon, the Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park is home to free-roaming peacocks.
Surrounded by mountains, lagoons and the Pacific Ocean, the city is situated on the Pacific Coast about 35 miles north of San Diego and about 60 miles south of Anaheim. Along with the cities of Vista and Oceanside, Carlsbad forms a third leg in what is called the “Tri-City Area” of the county.
According to Data USA, Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Carlsbad, CA grew from 112,008 to 113,147, a 1.02% increase and its median household income grew from $97,145 to $102,722, a 5.74% increase. The median property value in Carlsbad, CA is $713,600, and the homeownership rate is 65%.