About Del Mar Heights, San Diego

Del Mar Heights, the smallest city in San Diego County, is described as an upscale neighborhood in the perfect location. Close to beaches, canyons, and local restaurants, residents are right in the middle of everything and are able to walk practically anywhere. Officially becoming a city in 1959, Del Mar Heights is known as a beachfront retreat in a prestigious community. It is currently ranked the #2 neighborhood in San Diego and the #5 best neighborhoods in all of California. 


Located on the eastern side of Del Mar, Del Mar Heights is bordered by the I-5 freeway with Carmel Valley to the east and Solana Beach to the north. This city is known for its hills, making the perfect location for canyon hikes. Del Mar Heights is also minutes away from beaches. A popular nearby beach includes North Beach, which is also known as Dog Beach. 

Activities in Del Mar Heights

Because Del Mar Heights is so close to the water, popular activities residents like to enjoy include beach walks and surfing. Not only is the water just a short trip away, but so are shops. Residents also enjoy walking throughout their community and meeting up with friends at local cafes and restaurants. If you are an outdoor enthusiast, Del Mar Heights is the place for you. Del Mar Heights is also home to many parks great for hiking such as Crest Canyon Open Space Park and Torrey Pines State Reserve as well as other smaller parks. 

Schools of Del Mar Heights 

Residents of Del Mar Heights are served by the Del Mar Union School District.  Del Mar Hills Elementary and Del Mar Heights Elementary are the primary public schools in this neighborhood, and both have excellent school quality ratings.The high school graduation rate in Del Mar Heights is 96%, which is 16% higher than the national average. Similarly, the average test score of students in this community is 83%, which is 69% higher than the US average. 

Dermatologist in Del Mar Heights, San Diego 

The world-renowned dermatologists at Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego combine major cosmetic breakthroughs in science and medicine to bring our patients the ultimate in rejuvenation. We offer patients customized care and state-of-the-art, cutting-edge treatments for a variety of skin issues and concerns.

Popular Cosmetic Dermatology Services  

  • Botox
  • Microneedling
  • IPL Laser Treatments
  • Coolsculpting
  • Juvederm Dermal Filler
  • Thermage Skin Tightening

Schedule a Consultation With a Board-Certified Cosmetic Dermatologist

Cosmetic Laser Dermatology is committed to providing the best skin care services in Del Mar Heights, CA. Our dermatologists are currently accepting new patients and will be happy to meet with you to discuss your dermatology needs. Call us today at (858) 943-2113, or fill out our online contact form to schedule your in-person consultation with a board-certified dermatologist. 

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