Location and Weather
Vista is seven miles inland from the Pacific Ocean, located in northern San Diego County. Due to the mild climate, Vista residents get to enjoy outdoor music at the Moonlight, one of Southern California’s best outdoor music and theater venues. The Wave Water Park and Alta Vista Gardens are also great outdoor destinations.
Vista summers are clear and warm, with cool winters. Summer temperatures are in the 70’s, with lows in the mid-60’s. The winter temperatures are in the mid-60’s, with lows in the mid-40’s.
Population, Job Market and Cost of Living
The population of Vista in 2019 was 101,224, with a growth rate of .19%. The job growth has increased by 1.35% and in ten years, is predicted to have increased by 34.35%. The largest industries are in retail trade, manufacturing, healthcare and social assistance. The largest employers are DJO Global, DJO Finance, and Total Source Manufacturing. The cost of living is high, due to the real estate market and higher cost of homes.
With such a central, scenic location close to the Pacific Ocean, mild climate, and impressive job growth, Vista will continue to attract those that want the California lifestyle.
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