Fallbrook Real Estate
A hidden gem in northern San Diego County, Fallbrook is known for its strong community, gently rolling hills, sheltering oaks, and great family atmosphere. The town, with its over 30,000 residents is located east of Camp Pendleton in the backcountry, six miles west of Interstate 15 and five miles north of State Route 76, easily accessible and an easy commute to downtown San Diego—and only 18 miles to the beaches.
Fallbrook Homes for Sale
With its title “Avocado Capital of the World,” Fallbrook hosts the annual Avocado Festival each spring which attracts people from all over the region, and makes for a great weekend getaway for enjoying Southern California weather and festivities. Fallbrook boasts a rich history going back to the beginnings of the Santa Fe Railroad which ran through Fallbrook from 1881 to the early 1970s.
Fallbrook has also developed a thriving arts center with both visual artists and performing arts being an important part of the town’s activities. The Mission Theater puts on shows as well as a theatrical school for children, and the Fallbrook Village Association has been active in developing the Village into a community that welcomes businesses, artists, and visitors.
Fallbrook has a strong school system with eight elementary schools, as well as Falbrook Union High School, Sullivan Middle School, and Potter Junior High School to serve the community. With over 40% of the households having children under 18, it’s a strong family atmosphere and there is plenty of activities to keep the kids busy throughout the year.