La Jolla

Overview for La Jolla, CA

41,306 people live in La Jolla, where the median age is 47.1 and the average individual income is $82,335.69. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

41,306

Total Population

47.1 years

Median Age

High

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

$82,335.69

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for La Jolla, CA

La Jolla has 17,834 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in La Jolla do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 41,306 people call La Jolla home. The population density is 3,304.46 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

41,306

Total Population

High

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

47.1

Median Age

50.02 / 49.98%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

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
17,834

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$82,335.69

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

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

Schools in La Jolla, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby La Jolla. 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
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Montessori Institute Of San Diego Child House
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
La Jolla Country Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
5/5
La Jolla Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Torrey Pines Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
The Gillispie School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Stella Maris Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
All Hallows Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
San Diego French American School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available

Around La Jolla, CA

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

70
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
73
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
32
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Yumeve, Red Dragon Championship Martial Arts, and Stefanie Basso.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.6 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.99 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.36 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.98 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.29 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.36 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

La Jolla is a neighborhood located in San Diego, California, known for its stunning natural beauty, rich cultural heritage, and world-class amenities. This coastal community is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Southern California, offering swimming, sunbathing, and surfing opportunities. La Jolla is also known for its charming streets lined with elegant homes, high-end boutiques, and top-notch restaurants. The neighborhood is a hub for arts and culture, with numerous museums, theaters, and cultural centers showcasing the rich diversity of its residents. La Jolla is also known for its excellent location, as it is situated near popular attractions such as Torrey Pines State Reserve and La Jolla Cove. With its combination of beauty, culture, and location, La Jolla is a truly amazing place to visit or call home. La Jolla CA was voted one of the top beach destinations in the world. You can explore unique boutiques, fine dining, museums, art galleries, and outdoor activities here. La Jolla is the perfect holiday destination with scores of luxurious hotels and casual coastal retreat rentals.

One of the top attractions in La Jolla is the famous La Jolla Cove, a stunning cove surrounded by cliffs and known for its crystal-clear water and abundant marine life. Visitors can go snorkeling, kayaking, or simply enjoy the beautiful views from the shore. Another popular destination is the Birch Aquarium, a renowned aquarium that features interactive exhibits, marine life, and educational programs.

For those who enjoy art and culture, La Jolla has several museums and galleries, such as the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, which features a diverse collection of modern art, and the La Jolla Historical Society, which showcases the history and heritage of La Jolla. The Athenaeum Music & Arts Library is also a popular cultural destination, featuring concerts, art exhibits, and a beautiful garden.

When it comes to restaurants and cafes, La Jolla has a variety of options to choose from. George's at the Cove is a popular restaurant that offers stunning ocean views and a variety of delicious seafood dishes, while The Cottage serves up delicious breakfast and brunch options. Other notable restaurants include Eddie V's Prime Seafood, a fine dining establishment with fresh seafood and steaks, and Puesto, a trendy Mexican restaurant with delicious tacos and margaritas.

For those who enjoy coffee and pastries, La Jolla has several cafes, such as Brick & Bell Cafe, which serves up delicious coffee and pastries, as well as sandwiches and salads. Another popular spot is Bird Rock Coffee Roasters, which offers a variety of coffee and espresso drinks, as well as pastries and breakfast sandwiches.

Overall, La Jolla has plenty to offer visitors looking for a fun and enjoyable experience in San Diego County. Whether you're looking for outdoor adventures, art and culture, or delicious dining options, La Jolla has something for everyone to enjoy.


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