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Santee, CA

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Located near the Pacific Ocean, Santee provides urban living mixed with the peace and safety that the country living has to offer. With around 53,000 residents, this city is home to many parks, trails, and natural habitats for outdoor enthusiast to enjoy. Sports, shopping, and dining opportunities in Santee are plentiful as well for those looking for more fast paced activities. With the ocean close by, visiting this city is ideal for those seeking a relaxing place to vacation or reside.

Santee Apartments


Summit Park Village
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2


Parkway Club
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2


Navajo Bluffs
Beds: Studio-3
Baths: 1-2


Fanita Meadows
Beds: 1-3
Baths: -1-2


$1050 Two bedroom in El Cajon-633 Johnson Ave.
Beds: 2
Baths: 1


$1250 Two bedroom in San Diego-8741 Lake Murray Blvd
Beds: 2
Baths: 1

Key City Stats

The average age of Santee, CA is
40 to 44
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 7.28%
  • 6.39%
  • 6.5%
  • Female
  • 5.9%
  • 6.1%
  • 6.69%
is average rent in Santee, CA
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 0.0%
  • 1.9%
  • 0.58%
of units are available for rent in Santee
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 349
  • 67
  • 137
Getting Around in Santee, CA

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The average commuter time in Santee is:
20 to 24 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 10.59%
  • 17.29%
  • 2.88%

Museum Musings

For a different kind of experience, The Museum of Creation and Earth History is the place to visit. Established in 1992, the museum is open to the public and has exhibits claiming that our planet is less than 10,000 years old. With different sections including the Garden of Eden, a dark room with planets and star pictures, and scale models of historical artifacts such as Noah’s Ark, the museum will delight budding creationists. An Ice Age room, as well as a Hall of Scholars featuring pictures from various scientists are also available for you to view.

Fun and Festivities

Santee offers many special events all year long. You will have an amazing time and meet plenty of people at the Santee Bluegrass Festival. Whether you are in the mood for bluegrass or red wine, this festival is a great event to have fun and enjoy the culture of the city. Head down to Town Center Community Park in the fall for music, drinks, and interaction with the community. Want to take the kids to meet Santa? Santee offers a Santa and Snow at Santee Lakes event each year.

Outdoor Enjoyment

With many great parks located here, you can enjoy the great outdoors while taking in the stunning scenery. Shadow Hill is just one park that offers something for everyone. With a basketball court, tennis court, and trail system, this park is a recreational dream for those of all ages. However, if you are seeking a more organized activity, Sportsplex USA has you covered. The indoor arena offers fitness classes, educational classes, and indoor soccer games. With so many ways to mix fitness and fun, Sanatee is ideal for those who enjoy being physically active.