The Purpose of this Web Page is to assist those wishing to explore cities and attractions in San Diego County other than those found in the city of San Diego itself. Here you'll find information on Alpine, Campo, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Escondido, Oceanside, and soon, Vista. Other cities and communities will be added soon. There's a growing list of San Diego County Events found on our calendar page. You can click on cities printed in blue on our clickable San Diego County Map. There's links to a number of San Diego County attractions such as the San Diego County Railroad Museum, Lawrence Welk Resort, Wild Animal Park, San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Legoland, beaches, Native American Gambling Casinos, Mt. Palomar Observatory, a weather link, etc. Last update: Feb 23, 2000
San Diego County is home to:
Cities on map in blue are clickable. You can click on cities in blue text
San Diego County is in the southwest corner of California. Our county has an area of 4,314 square miles. San Diego County has a few cities and many smaller communities. The total population in this county is approx 2.7 million, mostly concentrated in the western regions. Even so, more than half of San Diego County is rural in nature. The rural land is used for agriculture and ranching. Much of the east county is mountanous, and the eastern-most portions of the county are desert.

current West Coast Infra-Red thumbnail jpeg from http://www.goes.noaa.gov
Current weather forecast
for various cities in San Diego County.

With our population and number of cities, it's easy to find things to do during your visit. This calendar link will soon have descriptions of all kinds of San Diego County activities.

Each city in San Diego County has lodging, sparing you the nuisance of driving across the county after visiting some of our more far-flung attractions & places to see.