Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Descanso, CA

Descanso (Diegueno: Wataay) is a small unincorporated community in San Diego County, east of Alpine and west of Pine Valley of about 2,162 residents. The community's name is a Spanish word meaning a place of rest. At a 3,450 feet (1,050 m) elevation it is located at the south entrance to Cuyamaca Rancho State Park and also borders Cleveland National Forest to the west and east. The area was heavily threatened by the 2003 Cedar Fire. The community is comprised of many small ranches and newer homes of San Diego commuters. Horseback riding and hiking are a frequent pastimes due to the close proximity to San Diego's back country recreation areas. Its is approximately a 50 minute commute from downtown San Diego. The Descanso Fire Station of the United States Forest Service is home to the Lag... (from wikipedia)

General Information
San Diego County1,575 Population (as of 2000)
California State1,025 Population (current)
61.2 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$177,100 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$46,976 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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28 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$673,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
116 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$2,910,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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