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Aviara Oaks Middle School

Two stars because my son is still there and if it were zero, what kind of parent would ...

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Mission Estancia Elementary School

Mission Estancia is an amazing school with dedicated staff, and an innovative principal...

Posted 4 days ago

Poinsettia Elementary School

Thrilled with the newly reduced class size (25:1 in my son's class). We are extremely h...

Posted 8 days ago

What's it like to live in Carlsbad?

Median household income $85,263 $58,392 $50,935
Median home price $537,000 $302,800 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)176% 135% 100%
Unemployment 9% 11% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)564
Days per year with some sun: 263
Days per year with some precipitation: 35
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 105,328
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