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The communityof  Scripps Ranch is located in San Diego, California located north of the Marine Corps Air Station at Miramar. Scripps Ranch acts as a bedroom community to the city at large. It is both a coastal and inland area which offers opportunities or activities like fishing, boating and so much more. Scripps Ranch spans 1200 acres and in 2008, according to the San Diego County Assesor’s Office it was home to 32,476 people spread across 11,661 households. It is an affluent community with a median household income of $144,438, which is home to major companies such as Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, MedImpact and LG Electronics.

The community began as a 400 acre ranch in 1898, belonging to E.W. Scripps, a notable newspaper publisher. An interesting touch to the neighborhood history and landscape is the eucalyptus forest that lies along Pomerado Road. This forest got its start from eucalyptus trees planted in hopes that their pulp could be used for the newspaper. Unfortunately the trees were not suitable for the purpose, today they provide shade, beauty and a touch of the exotic to the neighborhood. Another notable event in local history was the Cedar Fire of 2003 which destroyed over 300 homes in the community. Today, the Scripps Ranch Planning Group and the Miramar Ranch North Planning Committee work with the city government on land use and local planning issues.

Scripps Ranch is a beautiful, peaceful yet thriving community in the big city of San Diego.

Public education in Scripps Ranch is provided by the San Diego City Schools including five elementary schools as well as Thurgood Marshall Middle School and Scripps Ranch High School. According to GreatSchools.com the schools of Scripps Ranch are the best in San Diego. The community is also home to a wonderful community center available for rent for special events and activities. Miramar Lake is popular with the residents and features a five mile trail perfect for hiking, biking and more. The community hosts annual events like a Fourth of July Parade and Ice-Cream social that keeps the atmosphere of Old Town America alive.

Scripps Ranch is a beautiful, peaceful yet thriving community in the big city of San Diego. The community features an almost rural feeling despite it’s location which many residents find comforting. Housing is predominantly of the upper middle class or higher variety ranges from historic through modern styles. Other housing options include condominiums, apartments and beach houses. Local real estate agents await to assist you in your search for the perfect home in beautiful Scripps Ranch.

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      Scripps Ranch Schools

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      858-578-5330
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      858-271-0470
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