Carlsbad | Coastal
The gorgeous rolling hills and coastline of Carlsbad is saturated with top rated restaurants (both fine dining and family friendly), award winning schools, endless family friendly activities, and beautiful views. In the downtown Carlsbad Village you will find art galleries, clothing boutiques, biking and walking trails along the beach, and fabulous sunset views. With 7 miles of coastline you will easily find a beautiful spot to enjoy the ocean breeze. This family friendly area offers great beaches to swim, surf, and body board! Re-energize after with one of the many coffee and ice cream shops you'll find in the village!
The northwest quadrant of Carlsbad (ZIP code 92008) includes the downtown "Village" and "Old Carlsbad" which runs along the Pacific Ocean. It was the first part of Carlsbad to be settled; homes range from 1950s cottages and bungalows to elegant mansions on the hill overlooking the sea. It is also home to Hosp Grove Park, a grove of trees relatively untouched by development and now designated by the city for recreational use, in addition to the Buena Vista and Agua Hedionda Lagoon. It is located west of El Camino Real and north of Palomar Airport Road.
This quadrant (ZIP code 92010) consists mostly of single-family homes, with larger lots found in the older area known as Chestnut Hills. It is located east of El Camino Real and north of Palomar Airport Road. This also encompasses newer development of homes called Calvara Hills and Carlsbad's newest high school named Sage Creek High School | 3900 Cannon Rd, Carlsbad, CA 92010 (760) 331-6600.
The southeast quadrant (ZIP code 92009) also referred to as "La Costa" features several newer master-planned communities set among rolling hillsides, golf courses, and open space. Residents here are served by the award-winning school districts of San Marcos, Carlsbad Unified ,and San Dieguito School Districts. It is located east of El Camino Real and south of Palomar Airport Road. It includes the La Costa neighborhood, which in 1965 gave its name to the Gold Medal Golf Resort, La Costa Resort and Spa, now known as the Omni La Costa Resort and Spa.
This quadrant (ZIP code 92011) also known as "Aviara" extends along the Pacific Ocean to the south of the center of Carlsbad. It is located west of El Camino Real and south of Palomar Airport Road.