Spring Valley is located in the eastern region of San Diego County, California. The rural community is bordered by Lemon Grove to the west, Jamul to the east, La Mesa and El Cajon to the north, and Bonita to the south.
Spring Valley is an unincorporated community located about 20 miles from Downtown San Diego. Spring Valley real estate falls within the 91977 Zip code. The community has been divided into two census-designated places (CDPs) consisting of Spring Valley and La Presa. The Spring Valley CDP has about 27,000 people and 9,100 households residing in the community.
Students in Spring Valley are served by the La Mesa-Spring Valley School District. This District serves over 14,000 elementary and middle school students. The Grossmont High School District operates the high schools in this community. Spring Valley students pursuing higher education can opt for programs in nearby institutions – Cuyamaca College, Grossmont College and the San Diego State University (SDSU).
Residents have easy access to the employment areas in Downtown San Diego, El Cajon and Spring Valley. Spring Valley has a thriving business community with many locally- owned businesses as well.
This rapidly growing residential community was named after its natural springs that attracted many settlers to the area. Once an agricultural region where a variety of crops were cultivated, today Spring Valley has emerged as a fine fusion of the rural and the urban without losing its small town feel. Spring Valley residents enjoy an excellent lifestyle in this rural setting while living within easy commuting distance to the larger metropolis of San Diego.
This unique community has several community events taking place throughout the year. The ‘Miss Spring Valley’ and ‘Teen Miss Spring Valley’ pageants are held every year in March. The winners of these pageants represent the community in the ‘Fairest of the Fair’ pageant held annually at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Locals also celebrate the annual Spring Valley Parade at the end of summer.
The Spring Valley Community Center offers excellent preschool programs, reading and math clubs and a variety of sports. It also has one of the three Community Teen Centers in San Diego County. The Bancroft Ranch House Museum, a national historical landmark, is another major attraction in this area.
Spring Valley homes primarily consist of traditional single-family homes, estate homes, condos for sale and apartments. The community is nestled among the hills and the valley and offers breathtaking views. Old-style ranch homes and estate homes with equestrian facilities are also part of Spring Valley real estate.
If you are considering buying or selling a home, condo or any other type of real estate in Spring Valley, then contact us right away. We have agents who assist buyers and sellers in the Spring Valley real estate market.