NB Coronado, CA - HousingThe island of Coronado, called Crown City, is known for its beaches and small town hospitality although it is a popular tourist destination and connected by a land bridge to the major city of San Diego. Coronado's population is about 19,000, while San Diego's is about 1.3 million.
Coronado real estate is very desirable, making the prices quite high, but there are plenty of communities nearby that are much more reasonably priced. The average price of a home in the National City area is about $352,000 and Imperial Beach is about $400,000. These prices are about the same as the California state average of $371,000.
In addition to those mentioned, the communities of Chula Vista, Mission Valley, La Mesa, Spring Valley, and San Ysidro also have a variety of off post housing and are within a 30 minute commute of base. Much more local info can be found on the left side of this site in CoronadoNavalHousing.com's information section.