The city of Escondido was incorporated in 1888 and is known as the “Hidden Valley”, nestled in a long valley in the coastal mountains of Southern California. The city offers attractive homes in a wide variety of price ranges. There are two lakes, several parks, a sports center, golf courses restaurants, wineries, shopping centers and comprehensive health care. The Escondido Center for the Arts offers a world class entertainment venue.
Rich in history and culture, the Escondido Center for the Arts offers a world class entertainment venue. The San Diego Zoo Safari Park is an expansive wildlife sanctuary.
Daley Ranch is a wilderness preserve with extensive hiking, biking and equestrian trails, as well as home to a variety of plants and birds. Escondido generally has warmer summers and cooler winters than the coastal areas. Temperatures range from an average of 56 degrees in December to an average of 76 degrees in August.