La Mesa Real Estate - Recent Listings & Sales

La Mesa is located just a short drive East from San Diego and is a very popular area. La Mesa has the benefit of receiving the cool breezes from the ocean along with the dry breezes from the desert and canyon areas. This results in almost perfect weather year round.

La Mesa is a great place for the property buyer. There are all types of neighborhoods, homes, and businesses that are very ripe for purchase. Whether you are looking for a small house, luxury home, or investment properties such as apartment complexes and shops, La Mesa is a great place for you to check out. You could buy a home that is for sale or purchase a lot on which to build your own home and choose from many different views. You might want to be on a mesa, overlooking a canyon, or have a house on one of the many hills in the area.

La Mesa is close enough to downtown and all the major San Diego cities that any commuting time is very minimal. You could easily work in any area of San Diego and not be subjected to very much traffic. La Mesa is also very close to all kinds of recreational activities. There is the La Mesa Municipal Pool and 14 different parks all in a very close area to keep you and your family amused. Every Friday there is a famous farmers market where you can find all of the freshest produce you could imagine.

La Mesa has excellent schools and is only a short bus ride away from UCSD and other San Diego colleges. The high schools and elementary schools have received numerous awards throughout the years as well.

La Mesa offers you a wonderful location where you can drive to the beach or the desert in as little as 20 minutes in either direction. This location combined with many different neighborhoods make La Mesa a great place to call home.

La Mesa is located within the county of San Diego, approximately 20 minutes drive to Downtown San Diego.

Additional info about La Mesa

Population (Year 2000): 54,749
Estimated population in July 2005: 53,081 (-3.0% change)
Males: 25,826 (47.2%)
Females: 28,923 (52.8%)

Zip Codes For La Mesa: 91941, 91942

Median resident age: 37.3 years
Median household income: $41,693 (year 2000)
Median house value: $198,700 (year 2000)

Races in La Mesa:

  • White Non-Hispanic (73.7%)
  • Hispanic (13.5%)
  • Other race (5.1%)
  • Black (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Filipino (1.1%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
  • Vietnamese (0.7%)
  • Japanese (0.6%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)

Most Recent Listings in La Mesa

Most Recent Sales in La Mesa

Address Price Beds Baths Sq. Ft.
7571 Ohio Place $480,000.00 3 2 1236 Details
4959 Pine Street $615,000.00 3 2 1330 Details
4186 Mt Alifan Pl H $287,000.00 2 1 863 Details
7177 Forum St $570,000.00 4 2 1434 Details
5700 Baltimore Drive #65 $265,000.00 1 1 671 Details
4601 Judson Way $910,000.00 4 4 1974 Details
3993 Mount Blackburn Ave $699,000.00 3 2 1198 Details
2955 Cowley Way #98 $386,500.00 2 2 987 Details
5053 Merrimac Ct $700,000.00 3 2 1556 Details
5365 Aztec Dr #37 $400,000.00 2 2 1263 Details
4549 Toni Lane $510,000.00 3 2 1063 Details
4437 Date Avenue $456,000.00 2 3 1462 Details
All Sales in La Mesa