Sunset Cliffs Community

Sunset Cliffs - A San Diego Neighborhood - 92107

​​​​​​​LOCATION: Sunset Cliffs is a beautiful coastal neighborhood located on the northern side of the Point Loma Peninsula. Views abound from many of the homes as the hillside rises from the Pacific Ocean. This neighborhood is west of Interstate 5 and south of Interstate 8 and Ocean Beach.


HOUSING: Homes in Sunset Cliffs range from large, beautiful executive view homes to moderately-sized single family homes, beach bungalows, multi-family properties, condominiums and apartments.

HISTORY: The first lots sold in Ocean Beach were sold in 1887 at a mussel roast on the beach. Ocean Beach and Sunset Cliffs are adjacent neighborhoods sharing the same zip code, 92107. It was first established as a resort town and went through many changes as the real estate market bust took its toll on the area both in the 1890's. The area was also greatly affected during the stock market crash in 1929. However, Sunset Cliffs really began to thrive in the 1930's and construction continued strongly through the 1950's. Consequently, there are many architecturally important homes in the area.

Present day Sunset Cliffs has a somewhat eclectic population. Homes range in price from multi-million dollar estates to small one bedroom condominiums.

WEATHER/CLIMATE: This coastal community enjoys a temperate, Mediterranean-like climate. The warmest months, on average, are August/September. The coolest month, on average, is December. The largest amount of precipitation is generally in January. Many residents refer to the coastal fog often experienced in May and June as "May Grey" and "June Gloom."

RECREATION: Residents and visitors to Sunset Cliffs enjoy surfing, hiking, checking out the tide pools, jogging, biking, whale watching and more. The area is home to one of the most beautiful parks, Sunset Cliffs Natural Park. It is a 68-acre resource-based preserve which was dedicated in 1983. The park is located at the end of Sunset Cliffs Boulevard and stretches along the Pacific Ocean.


Elementary: Sunset View, Silvergate, Warren-Walker (private)

Middle Schools: Dana, Correia

High School: Point Loma High School

Universities: Point Loma Nazarene University

COMMUNITY INFORMATION: Sunset Cliffs shares the zip code and community with Ocean Beach. Many of the community happenings and information can be found at the following website:

Homes for sale in Sunset Cliffs

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