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-Year-round climate
-Attractive suburbs


-Air quality
-Rapid cost increases
-Growth and sprawl

What Bert Has To Say About San Diego-Carlsbad Metro Area

San Diego’s endearing ocean-moderated Southern California climate is hard to beat and enables year-round enjoyment of the area’s many outdoor amenities and activities. The economy has typically been strong and the city is well endowed with arts and recreational amenities. This has drawn the crowds, including retirees, overseas and domestic migrants, and migrants from other parts of California. The cost of living, once a relative bargain for California coastal cities, is no longer low. Commute times have risen and air quality problems have worsened.

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Quick Facts About Imperial Beach

    The unemployment rate in Imperial Beach is 7.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Imperial Beach jobs have Increased by 2.22 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Imperial Beach's cost of living is 55.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Imperial Beach's population is 27,408 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.38 percent.
    Average Commute time is 11 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Imperial Beach is $483,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -10.10%.
    Imperial Beach public schools spend $12,252 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 24.1 students per teacher in Imperial Beach.

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the spot

In my opinion, imperial beach is the best place to live. IB is the perfect place to raise a family. It has the perfect amount of the good and the bad.... (Read More)



Great beach, but terrible schools and still presen

My wife and I moved here from Chula Vista, CA before we knew she was pregnant, attracted by the opportunity to live right near the ocean; in a small, albeit somewhat... (Read More)



Great Housing

Come live in San Diego's most affordable beach community...Imperial... (Read More)



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