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Black Mountain Ranch

Black Mountain Ranch

Welcome to Black Mountain Ranch

A dynamic and upscale community known for its modern amenities and scenic landscapes
Black Mountain Ranch, often referred to as the newer extension of Rancho Bernardo West within the 92127 zip code, epitomizes luxury living with its elegant homes, top-tier amenities, and beautifully maintained landscapes. This San Diego neighborhood has grown significantly since the early 2000s, developing into a highly sought-after area for those seeking a sophisticated yet relaxed lifestyle. The community is distinguished by its meticulously planned residential areas, including the prestigious communities of 4S Ranch, Del Sur, Santaluz, The Crosby, and The Lakes, each offering its own unique charm and high-quality living standards.
Residents of Black Mountain Ranch enjoy access to a wide range of facilities and parks, emphasizing outdoor living and community engagement. The area is complemented by modern shopping centers, dining options, and recreational facilities, catering to the diverse needs and preferences of its community. With its proximity to the coast, residents can enjoy the benefits of coastal living without the premium price tag, making it an attractive option for many. The neighborhood's commitment to providing an exceptional quality of life is evident in every aspect, from its architectural design to the community activities and events it hosts.

What to Love

  • Prestigious golf courses and country clubs
  • Modern and upscale dining and shopping options
  • High-quality educational institutions
  • Vibrant community life with numerous parks and recreational facilities
  • Proximity to the coast for a near-coastal lifestyle

Local Lifestyle

The lifestyle in Black Mountain Ranch is characterized by comfort, convenience, and community. Residents take pride in their neighborhood's blend of natural beauty and modern amenities, creating an environment that supports an active and social lifestyle. The area's recreational facilities provide ample opportunities for sports and outdoor activities, catering to enthusiasts of all ages. The community is closely knit, with families and individuals actively participating in local events, enhancing the sense of belonging and togetherness. This vibrant local life, combined with the peacefulness of suburban living and the luxury of modern amenities, makes Black Mountain Ranch an ideal place for those looking for a dynamic yet serene lifestyle.

Dining and Shopping

Black Mountain Ranch's dining scene reflects its upscale and modern community, offering a variety of culinary experiences from casual eateries to gourmet restaurants. Phil's BBQ is a local favorite, known for its mouthwatering barbecue dishes and friendly atmosphere. The area's shopping options are equally impressive, with contemporary shopping centers housing a mix of national retailers and unique local shops.
These centers serve the community's shopping needs and become gathering places for residents, hosting events and activities that add to the neighborhood's vibrant culture. The newer developments in the area, such as Del Sur and 4S Ranch, boast updated retail and dining establishments, ensuring that residents have access to the latest in shopping and dining experiences.

Things to Do

Black Mountain Ranch offers a wealth of activities for its residents, from outdoor adventures to cultural experiences. The Santaluz Club and The Crosby Club at Rancho Santa Fe highlight the area's love for golf and outdoor recreation, providing stunning courses and other premium amenities. For nature enthusiasts, the surrounding landscapes offer numerous trails and parks for hiking, biking, and exploring.
The community's commitment to arts and culture is evident at the Poway Center for the Performing Arts, where residents can enjoy a variety of performances and events. Additionally, the neighborhood's proximity to San Diego's attractions means that urban entertainment and seaside leisure are just a short drive away, offering the best of both worlds.


Education is a cornerstone of the Black Mountain Ranch community, with several highly regarded schools serving the area. A few schools include:
  • Del Norte High School
  • Maranatha Christian School

Overview for Black Mountain Ranch, CA

15,122 people live in Black Mountain Ranch, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $99,827. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

42 years

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Around Black Mountain Ranch, CA

There's plenty to do around Black Mountain Ranch, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Creamy Cafe ICE Cream Truck, Cynful Sweet Treats, and Private Yoga.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.9 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.9 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.5 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.08 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.83 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.73 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Black Mountain Ranch, CA

Black Mountain Ranch has 4,670 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Black Mountain Ranch do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 15,122 people call Black Mountain Ranch home. The population density is 7,366.051 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.


Median Age

45.6 / 54.4%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree

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Commute Time

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30 to 59 Minutes
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Schools in Black Mountain Ranch, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Black Mountain Ranch. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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