Rancho Santa Fe Tourism

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Rancho Santa Fe (Spanish: santa—holy, fe—faith) is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Diego County, California, United States, within the San Diego metropolitan area. The population was 3,117 at the 2010 census. The CDP is primarily residential with a few shopping blocks, a middle and elementary school, and several restaurants.


Rancho Santa Fe in United States awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Rancho Santa Fe. The nearest major city to Rancho Santa Fe is Palm Springs. Palm Springs is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Universal Studios, Santa Monica Pier, The Griffith Observatory. Also, to reach Rancho Santa Fe, you'll have to take a flight to Palm Springs; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Rancho Santa Fe, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Rancho Santa Fe*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rancho Santa Fe

    Know the pollution level of Rancho Santa Fe before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 21.59 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 57.64 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 41.22 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25.69 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 38.57 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 14.86 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 19.44 (Very Low)
  • Rancho Santa Fe: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rancho Santa Fe for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rancho Santa Fe.

    • Burglary and Theft 31.17 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.28 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 29.93 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 38 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 35.39 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 44.16 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 27.6 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.4 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.66 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 56.17 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 27.92 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.53 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.76 (Moderate)
  • Living in Rancho Santa Fe - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Rancho Santa Fe is 199.97 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 97.16 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 32.74 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.13 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 78.05 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.15 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 148.24 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rancho Santa Fe

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rancho Santa Fe

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.61 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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