SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
 

3821 Listings

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Population: 2,813,833     2000 census
Area: 2,690,870 Acres
County Seat: San Diego 1850 - present
Date: February 18, 1850 Original county

 

Mining Districts
Name Type
   
   
   
Spanish Missions

Name

Date Founded

Date Restored
San Diego Presidio Site
Aka Cosoy, San Miguel, San Diego de Alcala
original site of Mission San Diego De Alcala
July 16, 1769  
Mission San Diego De Alcala
originally situated at Presidio Hill and moved to it's present site in 1774
July 16, 1769 1776, 1931
Mission San Luis Rey De Francia July 13, 1789 1815, 1893
Historical Landmarks
Number

Name

Date
49 Adobe Chapel of the Immaculate Conception
not at original site
1858
50 Ballast Point Whaling Station Site 1858
51 Old Point Loma Lighthouse 1854
52 Mission Dam and Flume 1816
53 Casa De Estudillo  
54 Fort Stockton 1838
55 Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery 1846
56 Tip of Ballast Point 1542
57 La Punta De Los Muertos 1782
59 San Diego Presidio Site
Aka Cosoy, San Miguel, San Diego de Alcala
original site of Mission San Diego De Alcala
July 16, 1769
60 Casa De Lopez 1835
61 Old La Playa 1770
62 Fort Rosecrans February 28, 1870
63 Plaza San Diego Viejo (Washington Square)  
64 "Old Landing," Site of El Desembarcadero  
65 The Whaley House 1856
66 Congress Hall Site 1867
67 "Serra Palm" (Site) 1769
68 Old Spanish Cemetery 1850
69 Site of Fort Guijarros 1795
70 Casa De Pedrorena 1838
71 Casa De Machado 1832
72 Casa De Bandini 1827
73 Casa De Stewart 1830
74 Casa De Carrillo 1810
75 Site of Casa De Cota 1835
239 Mission San Luis Rey De Francia June 12, 1798
242 Mission San Diego De Alcala August 1774
243 Asistencia De San Antonio 1816
244 Derby Dike 1853
304 Vallecito Stage Depot (Station) 1852
311 Warner's Ranch 1846
369 Chapel of Santa Ysabel (Site of ) September 20, 1818
411 Campo Stone Store 1868
412 Julian 1869
425 La Canada De Los Coches Rancho 1843
452 Mule Hill December 7, 1846
472 Box Canyon  
482 Camp Wright
original location on Warners Ranch (October 18, 1861)
November 23, 1861
491 The Exchange Hotel  
502 Oak Grove Stage Station 1858
523 San Diego Barracks (April 5, 1879)
aka New San Diego (1851)
1851
533 San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park December 6, 1846
538 First Publicly Owned School Building 1865
562 La Christiantia 1769
616 Las Flores Asistencia 1823
626 Bancroft Ranch House 1850
634 El Vado 1774
635 Los Puertecitos  
639 Palm Springs  
647 Butterfield Overland Mail Route 1858
673 San Gregorio  
711 Montgomery Memorial 1883
750 Peg Leg Smith Monument  
764 Site of the Kate O. Sessions Nursery  
784 El Camino Real (As Father Serra Knew it and Helped Blaze it)  
785 Santa Catarina March 14, 1774
793 San Felipe Valley and Stage Station 1858
798 San Diego State College, Site of First Doctorate Degree Granted by the California State College System June 7, 19633
818 First Military Flying School in America
(Rockwell Field)
January 17, 1911
830 Old Town San Diego State Historic Park  
844 Hotel Del Coronado 1887
858 Pedro Fages Trail October 29, 1772
891 Spanish Landing May 4, 1769
940 Rancho Guajome  
982 Historic Planned Community of Rancho Santa Fe 1920
1020 Leo Carillo Ranch (Rancho De Los Kiotes) 1940

 

Census Totals

1850 1860 1870 1880
? ? ? ? ? 4,324 4,951 8,620

 

Territorial History

1850 One of the 27 original counties
  Territory from San Diego to Imperial (1907)
Territory from San Diego to Riverside (1893)
Territory from San Diego to Los Angeles (1851)

 

Named after San Diego Bay.

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