Encinitas Tourism, California

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Encinitas is a beach city in the North County area of San Diego County, California. Located within Southern California, it is approximately 25 miles (40 km) north of San Diego and about 95 miles (153 km) south of Los Angeles. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 59,518, up from 58,014 at the 2000 census. Real estate sales top the list of revenue generating income.


Just a few miles away from San Diego is the coastal town of Encinitas. Like most of the coastal towns in California, Encinitas has plenty of water sports and places to relax. The Encinitas Beach stretches along the length of the city but swimming is allowed only in some parts. One place where you can both swim and surf is the Cardiff State Park. Do not forget to check out the Magic Carpet Ride or the statue of Cardiff Cook, one of the highly criticised statues in the country. The white sand beach on the north end of Encinitas is often visited by people on moonlit nights. Art lovers can check out the Lux Art Institute and Sand Dieguito Heritage Museum for some pretty artworks. Head to Encinitas if you want a peaceful seaside holiday in California.


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Facts and Stats for Encinitas*

  • Living in Encinitas - Quality of Life

    • Climate Index 96.99 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

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