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La Jolla

For the neighborhood in Placentia, California, see La Jolla, Placentia, California. For other uses, see La Jolla (disambiguation).

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La Jolla
Community of San Diego
Aerial photo of part of La Jolla

Aerial photo of part of La Jolla
Nickname(s):

“Jewel City”

La Jolla is located in California

La Jolla
La Jolla
Location within California
Coordinates: 32°50′24″N 117°16′37″W
Country  United States
State  California
County  San Diego
City  San Diego
Population

 (2010)[1]
 • Total 46,781
ZIP Code
92037-92039, 92092, 92093
Area code(s) 858
Website sandiego.gov/lajolla

La Jolla (/lə ˈhɔɪə/ lə HOY-əAmerican Spanish: [la ˈxoʝa]) is a hilly, seaside neighborhood within the city of San Diego, California, occupying 7 miles (11 km) of curving coastline along the Pacific Ocean within the northern city limits. The population reported in the 2010 census was 46,781.[1][a]

La Jolla is surrounded on three sides by ocean bluffs and beaches[3] and is located 12 miles (19 km) north of Downtown San Diego and 45 miles (72 km) south of Orange County.[4][5] The climate is mild, with an average daily temperature of 70.5 °F (21.4 °C).[6][7]

La Jolla is home to many educational institutions and a variety of businesses in the areas of lodging, dining, shopping, software, finance, real estate, bioengineering, medical practice and scientific research.[3][8][9] The University of California, San Diego (UCSD), is located in La Jolla, as are the Salk Institute, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (part of UCSD), Scripps Research Institute, and the headquarters of National University (though its academic campuses are elsewhere).

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