La Jolla is a seaside community occupying 7 miles of beautiful coastline. It is home to the University of California, San Diego as well as the Salk Institute, Scripps Institute of Oceanography, Scripps Research Institute and National University headquarters. The community is famously known nationwide as having some of the highest priced homes in the nation and nicknamed “Jewel City” by locals and scholars. It is also home to Torrey Pines Golf Course, which hosts the PGA Tour event “Farmers’ Insurance Open” every January or February.
Downtown La Jolla is noted for its’ many high-end boutiques, award-winning restaurants, hotels and jewelry stores. The Museum of Contemporary Art is located just above the waterfront and hosts a permanent collection of over 3,500 paintings, sculptures and other design works.
La Jolla is served by the San Diego Unified School District with kids attending public schools La Jolla Elementary and La Jolla High School, Torrey Pines Elementary, Bird Rock Elementary and Muirlands Middle School. With its gorgeous coastlines, luxury real estate and historical significance, La Jolla is a beautiful community favored by San Diegans across the county.