Spring Valley, located just to the East of San Diego has been voted as one of the best suburbs for families in the San Diego area, and with all that it offers that comes as no surprise. The area has a middle-sized community and is one of the most diverse suburbs in San Diego, being very family oriented as a large percentage of families residing in the area have children. Helping those families in the rearing of their children are the excellent schools in Spring Valley.
Parks and free spaces are plentiful in the neighborhood and are all ready to serve people young and old. Spring Valley is also still developing, with a generous amount of new shops, restaurants, and bars popping up recently. For shopping, the area is close to retail outlets like Fashion Valley and Liberty Public Market.
For residents, one of the best things about Spring Valley is that it is close to everything! Going to Downtown San Diego? Under half an hour! Want to visit friends in El Cajon or La Mesa? Spring Valley is less than 10 miles away! Not to mention the state highways you can use to get in and out quickly.
The bottom line is Spring Valley is a great option if you are looking to live somewhere that is close to San Diego, family-friendly, and is generally a joy to be in.