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Just east of San Diego lies the stunning city of El Cajon, CA. The city is nicknamed “the box” since it is located in a valley surrounded by mountains. Residents love El Cajon because it is never too cold, there are plenty of outdoor activities, excellent public schools for kids to attend nearby, and the culture is friendly. El Cajon offers its people a more suburban feel with many neighborhoods, shops, and stores always close by, so there is no wonder many families are compelled to move here.  El Cajon is known for being one of the diverse cities in California

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in El Cajon, San Diego CA.

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El Cajon Real Estate Market January 28, 2023
210
Listed
63
Avg. DOM
$407.49
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$677,500
Med. List Price
210 Properties
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2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,100
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
2
Days on Site
305863192
MLS
Welcome to your move in ready condo, in the heart of El Cajon. Gated community and gated private parking. Two level condo, rooms upstairs, full bathroom upstairs, half bathroom downstairs. Living...
$500,000
Neighborhood: El Cajon
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,004
Sq.Ft.
1982
Year Built
3
Days on Site
305861960
MLS
Asking price $450,000 - $500,000. Move in ready townhome with 2-car garage, plus 1 parking space. Beautifully maintained grounds in Villa Madera complex. This is a charming property, with updated...
$698,000
Neighborhood: El Cajon
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,014
Sq.Ft.
1958
Year Built
3
Days on Site
230001678
MLS
Located in a quiet neighborhood of Granite Hills this renovated home has left no stone unturned. From the brand new roof to the brand new flooring, kitchen, bathrooms, interior and exterior paint...
$625,000
Neighborhood: Granite Hills
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,036
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
3
Days on Site
305862083
MLS
Value range: $595,000- $625,000. Granite Hills Neighborhood home with private backyard with inground swimming pool attach spa pool depth 3.5ft to 9ft. Detached 2 car garage (approx 400 sqft) with...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,283
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
3
Days on Site
305862097
MLS
SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED 3 BED 2 BATH HOME a quiet neighborhood of El Cajon. VA/FHA APPROVED! OWNED SOLAR! Designed with your comfort in mind, the traditional floor plan features a welcoming interior...
$999,950
Neighborhood: Mount Helix
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,936
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
3
Days on Site
230001699
MLS
A stunning Spanish style home in desirable Mt. Helix neighborhood! An abundance of lush plantings presents a warm welcome. This three bedroom, two bath home offers exceptional indoor and outdoor...
Open 1/29
1594 Hillsmont Dr El Cajon,  CA 92020
$1,050,000
Neighborhood: Fletcher Hills
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,148
Sq.Ft.
1967
Year Built
3
Days on Site
230001731
MLS
It's not just a home-it's a lifestyle! Fabulous 3 BR/2 BA ranch-style Fletcher Hills home on a 12,000 sq.ft lot with breathtaking views! Two beautiful contemporary doors greet you! Open and fall in...
$1,099,000
Neighborhood: Cottonwood
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,248
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
3
Days on Site
230001741
MLS
This property is a spacious 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home situated on a large lot, with a prime location across the street from a park. The home boasts a variety of desirable features including a...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,143
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
3
Days on Site
305861236
MLS
Come see this single story home on a great lot! This 3 bedrooms 2 baths home with new marble flooring and recess lights throughout the whole house. This home features a spacious 2 car garage with 2...
$1,095,000
Neighborhood: Fletcher Hills
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,424
Sq.Ft.
1975
Year Built
3
Days on Site
305862502
MLS
Beautiful, spacious home on cul-de-sac street in Fletcher Hills. Fantastic layout and upgrades! You will fall in love as you enter through the new double doors into a living room with vaulted...
Open 1/29
139 N Gina Ave. El Cajon,  CA 92019
$699,900
Neighborhood: El Cajon
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,454
Sq.Ft.
1958
Year Built
3
Days on Site
230001750
MLS
Completely remodeled home inside and out in Granite Hills! Bright & spacious with all new dual-paned windows and sliding glass doors, A/C & furnace, water heater, paint, luxury vinyl tile flooring...
$399,000
Neighborhood: El Cajon
2
Beds
2
Baths
850
Sq.Ft.
1990
Year Built
4
Days on Site
230001591
MLS
The owner has never lived in the property. The buyer and Buyer's agent to verify all. Remodeled in Feb 2022 with new paint and laminate floor, a new dishwasher, a new range hood, new disposal, a...

El Cajon Real Estate

A majority of residents rent in El Cajon vs, own. The median home price is currently near $500,000 and the average rent is around $1,500.

Living in El Cajon

There are plenty of good neighborhoods to choose from in El Cajon. The most popular neighborhoods in El Cajon are North Central, Granite Hills on The Hill, East Lexington, and Brookhurst Estates. The summers in El Cajon are short and hot with an average high temperature of 87°F and a low temperature of 64°F. Meanwhile, the winters in El Cajon are long and cool with highs of 68°F and lows of 41°F

Schools in El Cajon

There are many excellent schools to choose from in El Cajon thanks to its top-rated school districts. The most popular schools in El Cajon are Fletcher Hills Elementary School, Fuerte Elementary School, Los Coches Creek Middle School, Valhalla High School, and Grossmont Middle College High School.

Cost of Living in El Cajon

Living in El Cajon can be seen as fairly affordable when compared to the rest of California, however, the cost of living in El Cajon is more expensive than the national average. El Cajon is 44.9% more expensive to live in than the national average, however, El Cajon’s housing market is mainly to blame for this. Housing in El Cajon is 125% more costly than the national average. El Cajon’s housing market is considered one of the most competitive with homes being sold within ten days with multiple offers.

Things To Do

Whether you want to spend the night out with your significant other or spend the day with your family, we’ve got you covered! Check out the top-rated activities in El Cajon down below:

John F Kennedy Park

John F Kennedy Park provides an awesome day outside. With a skate park, a playground, and grass fields to have a picnic or play sports on, there is something fun to do for everyone here!

Sycuan Casino Resort

Whether you want to enjoy a romantic dinner and live music with your significant other or take your kids out to the pool to enjoy the sun, you can do both at Sycuan Casino Resort!

El Cajon also provides nice shopping malls, including Parkway Plaza, El Cajon Town and Country, and Magnolia Plaza Shopping Center.

El Cajon is a prosperous and beautiful city that is one of the largest in San Diego County.

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