Hillcrest median real estate price is $653,819, which is more expensive than 71.6% of the neighborhoods in California and 94.6% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.
The average rental price in Hillcrest is currently $1,656, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price than 45.9% of California neighborhoods.
Hillcrest is a densely urban neighborhood (based on population density) located in San Diego, California.
Hillcrest real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) apartment complexes/high-rise apartments and small apartment buildings. Most of the residential real estate is renter occupied. Many of the residences in the Hillcrest neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
Vacant apartments or homes are a major fact of life in Hillcrest. The current real estate vacancy rate here is 17.8%. This is higher than the rate of vacancies in 81.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods. In addition, most vacant housing here is vacant year round. This can sometimes be the case in neighborhoods dominated by new construction that is not yet occupied. But often neighborhoods with vacancy rates this high are places that can be plagued by a protracted vacancy problem. If you live here, you may find that a number of buildings in your neighborhood are actually empty.