Oceanside

Welcome to Oceanside

Discover coastal chic in a blossoming urban oasis
 
Step into Oceanside, a rapidly evolving coastal neighborhood that brims with urban excitement. This trendy area weaves together a blend of a dynamic, growing city with the serene charm of a laid-back beach town. Here, the vibrancy of an up-and-coming locale meets the appeal of a relaxed coastal atmosphere, crafting a destination teeming with endless opportunities for exploration and entertainment.
 
With the steady hum of urban life harmonizing with the lull of the Pacific Ocean waves, Oceanside, CA presents an engaging blend of diverse experiences. Infusing artistic street murals, unique craft breweries, fascinating historic structures, and expansive sandy beaches, this burgeoning community paints a vivid and exciting picture of life on the Californian coast.
 

What to Love

  • Gorgeous Oceanside, CA homes in a relatively affordable beach enclave
  • The perfect locale for dream home makeovers and savvy investors
  • Lively community atmosphere
  • The renowned Oceanside pier
 

Local Lifestyle - Living in Oceanside, CA

Oceanside's transformation from a tranquil military seaside retreat to a pulsating coastal hotspot provides an enticing lifestyle. Every corner exudes an eclectic charm, reflecting the area's harmonious blend of past and present. From its burgeoning art scene, vibrant night markets, and bustling marina to the pristine sandy shores, Oceanside offers a coastal living experience as luxurious as it is varied.
 

Dining and Entertainment in Oceanside

Indulge in the flavorful symphony of the Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen where classic meets innovative in a warm, lively atmosphere. Revel in a dining experience that intertwines culinary perfection with craft beer sophistication. Try the seared salmon or shrimp and grits.
 
For an elevated dining experience, 333 Pacific offers an exquisite culinary journey against the backdrop of breathtaking ocean views. It is the epitome of coastal elegance with its impeccable service, gourmet seafood, and an impressive wine list.
 
For an authentic and unforgettable food adventure, Gaja Korean BBQ promises a flavor-packed feast in a vivacious setting. Enjoy the art of grilling combined with the diverse flavors of Korean cuisine that guarantees a delightful culinary exploration.
 
Experience the welcoming allure of the Local Taphouse and Kitchen. Celebrate the spirit of community over a versatile menu and an impressive selection of local craft brews and signature cocktails.
 

Things to Do in Oceanside

Discover the charming wonders of the historic Oceanside Pier, a city landmark that offers stunning panoramic ocean views and the excitement of catching your dinner at the fishing pier.
 
Experience the magic of the holiday season at the Oceanside Harbor Christmas Boat Parade. Watch as the harbor transforms into a dazzling spectacle of festively adorned boats, making for a uniquely Oceanside holiday experience. Celebrate with the 4th of July festivities and parade for an incredible display of fireworks, a flyover at Mission Pacific Hotel, and tons of great food.
 

Schools

  • Oceanside High School
  • El Camino High School

 

Overview for Oceanside, CA

174,461 people live in Oceanside, where the median age is 37.1 and the average individual income is $37,366. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

174,461

Total Population

37.1 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$37,366

Average individual Income

Around Oceanside, CA

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

25
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
16
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
29
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Oxeda Smoothie Club, Surf Salutations, and Iron Core - Oceanside.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.39 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.9 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.89 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.92 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.97 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 1.81 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Oceanside, CA

Oceanside has 60,838 households, with an average household size of 2.86. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Oceanside do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 174,461 people call Oceanside home. The population density is 4,227.28 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

174,461

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

37.1

Median Age

49.86 / 50.14%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
60,838

Total Households

2.86

Average Household Size

$37,366

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
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Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Oceanside, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Oceanside. 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.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
T.H.E Leadership Academy
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Oceanside Adventist Elementary
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Scholarship Prep - Oceanside
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Palmquist Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Montessori School Of Oceanside # 2
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Childtime Children's Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
South Oceanside Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Christa McAuliffe Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Oceanside Unified School District Adult Transition Program
PUBLIC
12th - 12th
No rating available
Mission Meadows Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Montessori School Of Oceanside
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Bonsall West Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Classical Academy Vista
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
San Luis Rey Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Louise Foussat Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Alamosa Park Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Teri Learning Academy
PRIVATE
Undergrad - Undergrad
No rating available
St Mary Star Of The Sea School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
Coastal Academy Charter
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
Martin Luther King Junior Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Surfside High (Continuation)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available

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