Del Mar

Welcome to Del Mar

Where coastal charm meets upscale elegance and picturesque views
Greet the illustrious beach town of Del Mar, an idyllic corner of coastal California that personifies elegance and tranquility. With stunning landscapes that evoke a painting sprung to life, Del Mar takes pride in its sophisticated ambiance and iconic landmarks. Here, relaxation and refinement intersect, offering residents a serene respite amid the bustle of the Golden State.
Del Mar, CA exudes a charming, laid-back vibe that harmoniously coexists with its upscale persona. It stands as a self-governed city where architectural styles are as diverse as they are impressive, each reflecting the unique flair of the inhabitants. Whether you’re seeking the quintessential Californian life or a haven of upscale tranquility, Del Mar awaits you with open arms.

What to Love

  • Some of the most gorgeous beaches in San Diego
  • Del Mar Dog Beach
  • Consistent demand for Del Mar, CA real estate
  • Individuality reflected in every uniquely tailored home
  • Incredible ocean views 

Local Lifestyle - Living in Del Mar

The captivating allure of Del Mar resonates through its quintessential coastal charm. With its pristine beaches and dramatic coastline, Del Mar paints a picture of the classic Californian beach town. Adding to its endearing charm is the beloved Del Mar Dog Beach, a paradise for canine companions and their owners. The quaint Village of Del Mar further solidifies the community's small-town appeal with its charming shops and eateries.

Dining and Entertainment in Del Mar

Welcome to the culinary paradise that is Del Mar Pizza, a haven for pizza lovers that promises satisfaction with each bite. A cozy setting and friendly service complement their impeccable gourmet offerings.
Venture to Board & Brew, a vibrant eatery renowned for its divine sandwiches and eclectic selection of craft beers. A welcoming ambiance coupled with top-notch customer service makes it a favorite among locals and visitors alike.
Experience the coastal luxury dining at Monarch Ocean Pub. It's an ambiance of ocean-themed elegance, where exquisite seafood dishes meet inventive cocktail offerings.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of An's Hatmakers Gelato, an ice cream shop that captivates with its delightful array of flavors and whimsical charm.
Enjoy an evening at Viewpoint Brewing, a local gem that offers breathtaking lagoon views, along with its diverse selection of artisanal beers and savory dishes.

Things to Do in Del Mar

Savor the vibrancy of the local culture at the San Diego Fair, a much-anticipated annual event that provides tons of entertainment and fun for all ages. From thrilling rides to delightful food stalls, this is a must-experience spectacle.
Del Mar is also home to the famous Del Mar Racetrack, where the excitement of racing season draws enthusiasts from all over. Meanwhile, the Powerhouse Park Summer Concert Series brings music to the beachside, creating a unique experience of rhythm and waves. For more relaxed ventures, Del Mar Beach and Del Mar Dog Beach offer tranquil environments to unwind and soak up the California sun.


Many educational options are located in adjacent Solana Beach and Carmel Valley.
  • Torrey Pines High School


Overview for Del Mar, CA

16,027 people live in Del Mar, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $75,962. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

42 years

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Around Del Mar, CA

There's plenty to do around Del Mar, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Artifact Books, Pretty Please Boutique, and pillarPERFORMANCE.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 1.9 miles 19 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.33 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.25 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.56 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.37 miles 61 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.47 miles 100 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Del Mar, CA

Del Mar has 5,883 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Del Mar do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 16,027 people call Del Mar home. The population density is 6,988.922 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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52 / 48%

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Schools in Del Mar, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Del Mar. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Montessori Childrens House
PreK - K
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Map of Properties in the Area

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