Pacific Beach or PB is home to one of the cities most developed nightlife areas, with a grand variety of bars, clubs, eateries and more. It is also known for being an affluent area with beautiful beach front homes and lovely boardwalk and unique boutiques. North-south streets in the neighborhood bear the names of 19th century federal officials and east-west streets bear the names of gem stones. The area was developed primarily during the housing boom of 1886-1888. During World War II the United States Navy operated an anti-aircraft training center at Pacific Beach. Sea World opened a few miles away in 1964. Today, between the beachfront, spots for nightlife, unique shopping opportunities, the boardwalk and Sea World the community is a favorite tourist destination.
These lively communities are upscale, affluent and have many gorgeous rental properties as well as homes for sale.
Mission Beach has a unique location on a sand bar between Mission Bay and the ocean. The community features a boardwalk that runs on both on the oceanside and the bayside with the community nestled between. The community has three sections, North Mission, South Mission and the pennisula. The area is perfect for a variety of outdoor activities like skateboarding and surfing, sunbathing, swimming, rollerblading, biking and so much more. Local attractions include nearby SeaWorld, the historic amusement park-Belmont Park and the Wave House Athletic Club. This community and beach area are popular with university students, surfers and tourists alike.
Today Pacific Beach is home to approximately 4,500 residents and Mission Beach which spans a much smaller area has approximately 3,604. The median household income in Pacific Beach is $64,896 and in Mission Beach it is $58,213 and much of the areas economy rests on tourism in both communities. These lively communities are upscale, affluent and have many gorgeous rental properties as well as homes for sale. Beach houses, historic seaside cottages, condominiums and luxury apartments all featuring stunning locations and comforting amenities await in the communities of Mission Beach and Pacific Beach. Contact local real estate agents for assistance as you explore these seaside gems. Read less –
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