Hillcrest, San Diego, CA Homes for Sale
Find the newest home listings Hillcrest, San Diego today! An urban neighborhood known for its acceptance and tolerance, Hillcrest is a welcoming and diverse community which boasts a small town feel. A wide range of real estate, excellent walkability and a vibrant population has made Hillcrest a widely popular area. For more information on real estate for sale in Hillcrest, San Diego, schedule a showing, call us today or send us an email.
Homes For Sale in Hillcrest, San Diego, CA
Hillcrest is a mixed area which features both residential and commercial areas. The community is bordered by Mission Hills to the northwest, Bankers Hill and Balboa Park to the south, University Heights to the north, and North Park to the east. A large ridge overlooking San Diego Bay makes for the scenic western border.
Homes for sale in Hillcrest are a mix of craftsman style homes, mid century modern condos and spacious townhomes. With a wide range of real estate styles to choose from the neighborhood caters to a number of different buyers from singles to young couples, families and retirees.
Hillcrest, San Diego houses typically have an average value of $650K. Properties can be found listed on either side of that number with cozy studio units beginning in the mid to upper $300K’s and large luxury properties starting just below $1 million.
Hillcrest, San Diego, Neighborhood Amenities
Hillcrest is a great community for those who desire an urban style neighborhood which is extremely walkable and ideally located. Known as a welcoming and accepting neighborhood, Hillcrest has a large LGBTQ+ community which proudly is supported by many businesses and retailers who also call the area home.
There are many cafes, restaurants, bistros, boutiques and more which are dotted throughout Hillcrest and can quickly be reached on foot by many residents. Both Washington Street and University Avenue are filled with restaurants and shopping districts which include services such as salons, medical offices, spars and 2 major hospitals. For those heading to other areas of the city, Hillcrest is served by many buses and stations to allow for easy connection to downtown as well as Mission Valley Trolley stops.
Balboa Park is a popular attraction which falls just south of Hillcrest. The park is home to a number of clubs and organizations such as the Balboa Tennis Club, Morley Field Sports Complex, Morley Field Disc Golf Course, Grape Street Dog Park, Balboa Park Golf Course, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Air and Space Museum.
Hillcrest, San Diego, School Information
The Hillcrest neighborhood is home to a handful of schools which offer both public and private education options for area students. The schools strive to provide a welcoming and inclusive learning environment which praises students' talents and individuality. Schools within Hillcrest include:
Francis Parker Lower School
4201 Randolph St., #1398, San Diego, CA
Pre Kindergarten - Grade 12
Student Enrollment: 1,200
Grant TK-8 School
1425 Washington Place, San Diego, CA
Pre Kindergarten - Grade 8
Student Enrollment: 721
Florence Elementary School
3914 1st Ave., San Diego, California
Pre Kindergarten - Grade 5
Student Enrollment: 236
Roosevelt Middle School
3366 Park Blvd., San Diego, California
Grade 6 - Grade 8
Student Enrollment: 989
Alice Birney Elementary School
4345 Campus Ave., San Diego, California
Pre Kindergarten - Grade 5
Student Enrollment: 544
*Disclaimer: Always check with your local school district to confirm zoning, enrollment requirements and attendance eligibility.