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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

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El Cajon Real Estate Market April 17, 2024
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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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