About La Jolla

The affluent coastal community of La Jolla is part of the City of San Diego and is home to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). La Jolla is a planned community located in the 92037 ZIP code though it does not comprise the entire ZIP code. The community has a population of about 31,746 with an average household income of $113,521 and an average household size of 2.95.

Shopping in La Jolla

La Jolla is a shopping destination for shoppers seeking a variety of price points and styles, with national and local stores and shopping centers that serve the community’s unique population of students, professionals and seniors.

Utility Companies Serving La Jolla

San Diego Gas & Electric

City of San Diego Public Utilities Department: Water & Wastewater

Environmental Services Department

Cox Communication

Time Warner



La Jolla Business Climate

Higher education and research play a large role in the local economy and life of La Jolla. In addition to UCSD and its Scripps Institution of Oceanography and San Diego Supercomputer Center, La Jolla is also home to the Stalk Institute and the headquarters of National University. Other research institutions in La Jolla include Torrey Pines Science Park, Sanford-Burnham Medical Research and the La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology

La Jolla Government

La Jolla is governed by a Town Council. As part of the City of San Diego, La Jolla is also governed by the San Diego City Council. It is located in the 75th Assembly District of the State of California and the 39th District of the State Senate. In the US House of Representatives, La Jolla, as part of San Diego, is in the 53rd and 50th Districts.