Whether you are heading off to college, sending your loved one off to college or looking to move to a neighborhood filled with history and charm, depend on the College Area, San Diego Movers at Republic Moving & Storage to get you there. Find out what this neighborhood has to offer in our Movers Neighborhood Overview. When you do decide to move remember to call the College Area Moving experts at Republic for your free moving quote:
The College Area is a neighborhood located in the Mid-City region of San Diego, California. True to its name the College Area is where San Diego State University (SDSU) is located and is comprised of mix of long-time residents and SDSU students. In addition to SDSU the College Area is home to a portion of the historic El Cajon Boulevard commercial district and Alvarado Hospital. College Area is bordered on the west by Kensington and Talmadge and on the east by the city of La Mesa.
The College Area includes the neighborhoods:
Catoctin Area: The Catoctin Area makes up the neighborhood bounded by Montezuma Road to the south, Alvarado Rd to the north, Alumni Place to the East and Shane Place to the west.
Dennstedt Point: Dennstedt Point neighborhood includes: Lenore Drive, Judson Way, Cleo Street, Julie Street and Richards Street.
East Falls View Drive: East Falls View Drive is a neighborhood of the College Area which includes residences along East Falls View Drive between Montezuma Drive and West Falls View Drive, and Adobe Drive.
Saranac-Mohawk: The Saranac-Mohawk is a neighborhood of the College Area consisting of residential and business neighbors from the north side of El Cajon Blvd. to Alvarado Rd. and from Reservoir Dr. to 70th St.
BOO! Parade: The BOO! Parade is San Diego’s only Halloween Parade and it happens annually in the College Area. This free-to-attend, family parade event includes floats, zombies, music and fun. After the parade, AfterBOO! Carnival hosts carnival rides, music and food at the College Avenue Baptist Church.
CAFÉ- College Area Food Experience: CAFÉ happens every May in the College Area and takes place along the College Area’s famed El Cajon Boulevard from 54th Street to 73rd Street as well as eateries north on College Avenue from El Cajon Boulevard to SDSU. Over 30 neighborhood restaurants and pubs offer samples of house made specialties to CAFÉ ticket holders at each location as well as craft brews, mixes, and wines.
Aztec Fun: for SDSU students looking for some on-campus fun attending Aztec Nights’ events are a must! Each semester, SDSU hosts a line-up events for students including but not limited to: carnivals, outdoor movies, music festivals, food festivals and comedy nights. There is no shortage of Aztec Events to attend so get the most out of your SDSU college experience by attending. For students and non-students taking in a game to root on the SDSU Aztecs basketball team or enjoying a concert at the Viejas Arena located on campus is fun for the whole family.
Blessed Sacrament Parish School (Preschool-8): 4551 56th Street San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.582.3862
Clay Elementary: (Preschool-5): 6506 Solita Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.344.5700
Hardy Elementary (K-5): 5420 Montezuma Rd, San Diego, CA 92115 | .619. 582.0136
Language Academy: 4961 64th St, San Diego, CA 92115 | 619. 287.1182
Harriet Tubman Village Charter School: 6880 Mohawk Street, San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.688.8635
San Diego State University (SDSU): 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182 | 619.594.5200
Whether you heading off to dorm living at SDSU, living off campus or a non-student looking to enjoy the old-school charm of the College Area of San Diego, depend on the College Area Movers at Republic Moving & Storage to get you there quickly, effectively and at a price you can afford. Although housing is abundant on-and-off of campus here is a small sample of some of our favorite places to move around the College Area:
Fifty Twenty-Five: 5025 Collwood Boulevard San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.567.8922
Talmadge Canyon Park: 4850 Talmadge Park Row, San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.284.5285
The Suites on Paseo: 5595 Lindo Paseo, San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.583.1774
Zuma: 6237 Montezuma Road, San Diego, CA 92115 | 619.265.9862