Livability Score

66
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities A+

There are lots of amenities close to this location.
Coffee (4) F
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Tapioca Express
Coffee Shop
Filipino Desserts Plus
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Vanitea
Coffee Shop
U Dessert Eats
Coffee Shop
Tapioca Express
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Caffe Tazza
Coffee Shop
Trident
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
DQ Orange Julius
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Freeze Gourmet
Coffee Shop
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Star Dust Donut Shop
Coffee Shop
Donny's Cafe
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) F
AMC Chula Vista 10
Cinema
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
South Bay Drive-In Theatre & Swap Meet
Cinema
OnStage Playhouse
Theatre Arts
AMC Palm Promenade 24
Cinema
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Bowling Alley
AMC Plaza Bonita 14
Cinema
Amphitheatre
Theatre Arts
Pumpkin Station
Theme Park
Sesame Place San Diego
Theme Park
Regal Rancho Del Rey
Cinema
North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre
Theatre Arts
The FRONT
Art Gallery
Food and Drink (34) A+
Burger King
Fast Food
Wienerschnitzel
Fast Food
El Pollo Loco
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Bar
Zappy Pizza
Fast Food
La Imperial Taqueria
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Mjs Bar and Grill
Bar
Papa John's
Fast Food
Orange Liquor
Alcohol
Unknown Name
Fast Food
Hermanos Taco Shop
Fast Food
Unknown Name
Fast Food
Jack in the Box
Fast Food
South Bay Liquors
Alcohol
Carl's Jr.
Fast Food
Yoshinoya
Fast Food
KFC
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Bavarian Inn
Bar
Carl's Jr.
Fast Food
Los Taquitos
Fast Food
Over The Border
Bar
Fitness (4) A+
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Chuze Fitness
Gym
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Chula Vista Community Youth Center
Community Centre
Loma Verde Recreation Center
Community Centre
Boot Camp
Gym
Revel Yoga
Gym
Montgomery-Waller Recreation Center
Community Centre
Unknown Name
Community Centre
Parkway Community Center
Community Centre
Parkway Community Center
Community Centre
24 Hour Fitness Active
Gym
Kula Yoga
Gym
Jenny Craig
Gym
Veterans Recreation Center
Community Centre
South Bay Recreation Center
Community Centre
Robert Egger Sr South Bay Recreation Center
Community Centre
Unknown Name
Gym
Crunch Fitness
Gym
Colonel Irving Salomon San Ysidro Community Activity Center
Community Centre
IB Fitness
Gym
Unknown Name
Community Centre
San Ysidro Civic Center
Community Centre
Imperial Beach Sports Park Gymnasium
Community Centre
YMCA
Gym
Groceries (9) A+
Grocery Outlet
Grocery Store
Los Pollos Cuban Bakery
Bakery
Northgate Market
Grocery Store
PESCADOS Y MARISCOS
Grocery Store
Food 4 Less Supermarket
Grocery Store
Carnival
Grocery Store
Otay Farms Market & Mexican Food
Grocery Store
Albertsons Supermarket
Grocery Store
Sprouts Farmers Market
Grocery Store
Red Ribbon
Bakery
Valerio's Tropical Bakeshop
Bakery
Seafood City
Grocery Store
La Haciendita Bakery
Bakery
Sweet Revenge
Bakery
Walmart
Grocery Store
Vons
Grocery Store
ALDI
Grocery Store
99 Ranch Market
Grocery Store
Northgate Supermarket
Grocery Store
Terzo Bakery & Cafe
Bakery
Panaderia Gonzalez
Bakery
Smart & Final Extra!
Grocery Store
The Honey Baked Ham Co.
Butcher
Ralphs
Grocery Store
Manolo Farmers Market
Grocery Store
Parks (33) A+
Unknown Name
Playground
Lauderbach Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
oxford playground
Playground
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Playground
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Park
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Park
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Park
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Park
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Park
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Park
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
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Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Otay Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Harborside Park
Park
San Diego Gas and Electric Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Shops (33) A+
Top Fuel
Convenience Store
Flower Connection
Florist
dd's Discounts
Department Store
99¢ Plus
Discount Store
Unknown Name
Hairdresser
CVS Pharmacy
Convenience Store
Optimart
Convenience Store
99 Cents Only Stores
Discount Store
Ross
Department Store
Target
Department Store
T-Mobile
Electronics
7-Eleven
Convenience Store
Ross
Department Store
Abuela Nutrition
Convenience Store
7-Eleven
Convenience Store
Walmart
Department Store
Starx Up Self Storege
Discount Store
True Value
Home Improvement
ampm
Convenience Store
Hilltop Liquor
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Hairdresser
Lisa's Nails & Spa
Beauty
ampm
Convenience Store
7-Eleven
Convenience Store
Hilltop Market
Convenience Store
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commute A+

Of all people who commute, 4.2% take public transportation in Southwest.
Public Transit Stops (74)
Stops & Stations
A+
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Workers Taking Public Transit
4.2%
D+
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cost of living F

The cost of living in Southwest is 140/100 - which is equal to California.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
F
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crime D

Southwest crime rates are 2,513 per 100k, which is 12% lower than California
Property Crime
2,023 crimes per 100k
D+
Violent Crime
490 crimes per 100k
D-
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employment B+

The median income in Southwest is $69,052 - which is 8% higher than California.
Med. Household Income
$69,052
C+
Unemployment Rate
8.5%
F
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health D

There are many hospitals, police and fire stations.
Health & Safety (5)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A+
Mohammed K. Elsayed Family Medicine
Clinic
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Paradise Valley Hospital Bayview Behavioral Health Campus
Hospital
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
San Ysidro Health
Clinic
Perlman Clinic Chula Vista
Doctor
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
San Ysidro Health
Clinic
Unknown Name
Dentist
CVS Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Unknown Name
Dentist
Dental Arts of Palm Avenue
Dentist
Unknown Name
Dentist
Unknown Name
Fire Station
Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista
Hospital
San Diego City Fire Station 6
Fire Station
CVS Pharmacy y mas
Pharmacy
San Diego Police Department Southern Division
Police
San Diego Harbor Police Station
Police
Chula Vista Fire Station 3
Fire Station
iSmile Dental
Dentist
Jeffrey W. Brown Family Dentist
Dentist
Pacific Dental
Dentist
Alfred Medina Dentistry
Dentist
Chula Vista Police Department Headquarters
Police
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
F
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housing A+

Southwest home prices are $378,400 - which is 8% lower than California
Home Price
$378,400
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
39%
A+
Home Affordability
5.5x (home price to income ratio)
F
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schools D+

The Southwest graduation rate is 63% - which is 21% lower than California
School Test Scores
38%
F
High School Grad. Rates
63%
F
Elementary Schools (14) A
Lauderbach (J. Calvin) Elementary
Hawking S.T.E.A.M. Charter
Montgomery (John J.) Elementary
Castle Park Elementary
Rice (Lilian J.) Elementary
St Pius X School
Otay Elementary
Harborside Elementary
Loma Verde Elementary
Chula Vista Learning Community Charter
Chula Vista Learning Community Charter
Leonardo Da Vinci Health Sciences Charter
Kellogg (Karl H.) Elementary
Cook (Hazel Goes) Elementary
Leonardo Da Vinci Health Sciences Charter
Palomar Elementary
Rohr (Fred H.) Elementary
Hilltop Drive Elementary
Special Education Preschool
Ocean View Christian Academy
Finney (Myrtle S.) Elementary
San Diego Virtual
National University Virtual High School
St Rose Of Lima School
Sunnyslope Elementary
High Schools (6) A+
Maac Community Charter
Maac Community Charter
Palomar High
Hawking S.T.E.A.M. Charter
Options Secondary
Castle Park Senior High
Chula Vista Senior High
Chula Vista Learning Community Charter
Chula Vista Learning Community Charter
Montgomery Senior High
Ocean View Christian Academy
San Diego Virtual
National University Virtual High School
Mueller Charter (Robert L.)
Mueller Charter (Robert L.)
Hilltop Senior High
Berean Bible Baptist Academy
Diego Springs Academy
Alta Vista Academy
Hawking S.T.E.A.M. Charter
South Bay Christian Academy
Sweetwater Secondary
Southwest Senior High
Sweetwater Secondary
Mar Vista Senior High
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ratings F

Southwest has an overall rating of 48% from 1 reviews.
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Southwest Area Facts

  • Southwest has a Livability Score of 66/100, which is considered good
  • Southwest crime rates are 54% higher than the Chula Vista average
  • Cost of living in Southwest is 10% lower than the Chula Vista average
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A+ Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Southwest? Yes, there are lots of amenities close to this location.

Parks

Unknown Name
Lauderbach Park
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oxford playground
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Entertainment

AMC Chula Vista 10
Unknown Name
South Bay Drive-In Theatre & Swap Meet
OnStage Playhouse
AMC Palm Promenade 24
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
AMC Plaza Bonita 14

Food & Drink

Burger King
Wienerschnitzel
El Pollo Loco
Unknown Name
Zappy Pizza
La Imperial Taqueria
Subway
Jack in the Box

A+ Commute

Is public transit available in Southwest? Of all people who commute, 4.2% take public transportation in Southwest.
Drive to Work
77%

4% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
4%

1% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

1% lower than the US average

B- Health & Safety

Is Southwest a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
Paradise Valley Hospital Bayview Behavioral Health Campus
Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Pharmacies

Rite Aid
CVS Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
CVS Pharmacy
CVS y más
Walgreens

Doctors

Kaiser Permanente Bonita Medical Offices
Perlman Clinic Chula Vista

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