Heatherwood is a community in the Scripps Ranch region of San Diego, California. Residents are within walking distance to several stores and venues.
There are a variety of single family homes and amenities in this community. The Scripps Ranch Marketplace is only a five minute walk for the neighborhood of Heatherwood. Every Saturday there is a Farmer’s Market at Scripps Creek Road and Scripps Poway Parkway.
The San Diego Unified School District is the second largest in the state. Students in this community may attend highly ranked facilities like Dingeman Elementary School, Marshall Middle School, and Scripps Ranch School. There are hundreds of private institutions like the Calvary Christian Academy, Escondido Adventists Academy, the Montessori American School, and Halstrom Academy. Public universities include the University of California (UCSD) and San Diego State University (SDSU) as well as the San Diego Community College District.
There are several parks including the Spring Canyon Neighborhood Park which offers sports fields and picnicking facilities. To the south is the Miramar Reservoir which is popular for jogging, rollerblading, picnicking, and bicycling. It offers 48 picnic tables and 18 barbecues that are situated around the lake.
San Diego is California’s second largest city and the nation’s eighth. Its economy relies on tourism, manufacturing, international trade, and military defense related activities. There are 52 community planning areas here and more than 100 individual communities.
This city is known for the San Diego Zoo as well as museums like the San Diego Air & Space Museum. San Diego is home to the Chargers of the National Football League and the Padres of Major League Baseball.
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