Carmel Mountain San Diego is a neighborhood located in the northeast portion of San Diego County. This community is best known for its public gatherings, parties, and festivals that take place throughout the year. Carmel Mountain also has several major shopping centers and recreational facilities. If you're the sort who enjoys outdoor physical activities, sports, and getting together with your neighbors for cookouts or a friendly game of tennis, then the Carmel Mountain San Diego is right for you.
The average monthly rent for a one bedroom, one bathroom apartment in Carmel Mountain is $1,500. A two bedroom, one bathroom apartment costs an average of $1,800 in monthly rent while a three bedroom, two bathroom unit averages $2,400 per month. Most of the apartments in Carmel Mountain San Diego offer amenities such as air conditioning, gated access, on-site swimming pool and fitness center and in-unit washer and dryer connections. It's easy to find an apartment within a few minutes of shopping and that offers easy access to the major thoroughfares.
There is no lack of things to do in Carmel Mountain San Diego. You'll find many opportunities for shopping, whether you're looking for a unique boutique or your favorite national retailer. Residents enjoy the annual fall festival put on by the local chamber of commerce as well as the annual CMR Olympics festival held each year around the middle of December. One street is well known for its annual holiday lights display, which is ranked as one of the top family friendly holiday events in the entire city. If you enjoy eating out, you'll find plenty of ethnic eateries, casual diners and swanky restaurants. Carmel Mountain Ranch Community Park offers plenty of opportunities to get out and play or to spread out a blanket and enjoy a picnic lunch. The Carmel Mountain Ranch Country Club offers a popular place for hosting events such as parties and wedding receptions.
Most Carmel Mountain apartments in San Diego are pet friendly. You'll likely need to pay a non-refundable pet deposit plus a monthly pet fee in addition to your rent. To ensure the good health of your dog or cat, you can schedule checkups and vaccinations at local veterinarians such as Carmel Mountain Ranch Veterinary Hospital or Penasquitos Pet Clinic. Your dog will look great after a visit to one of the local groomers such as Dirty Dogs or Grooming By the Sea. If you're in need of pet food or supplies, you can visit Petco. Get in a nice walk or run with your dog at Dirty Dogs Community Dog Park, where your furry friend can run off-leash.
Depending on traffic, the average commute for residents of Carmel Mountain is 28 minutes. The San Diego Metropolitan Transit system offers light rail, buses and trolley service throughout the area. Most residents rate the public transit system as fair in this part of the city. You'll enjoy easy access to major roadways including CA 15 and CA 56.
Students in the public school system are served by the Poway Unified School District. Schools located within the community include Creekside Elementary, Shoal Creek Elementary, Highland Ranch Elementary, Bernardo Heights Middle School in Rancho Bernardo, Meadowbrook Middle School in nearby Poway, or Black Mountain Middle School in nearby in Rancho Peñasquitos and Rancho Bernardo High School. Private school options include Temple Adat Shalom and Cornerstone Christian school. There are no nearby charter schools.