Advertising in San Diego


San Diego’s culture is highly influenced by its location on the pacific coast of California and the adjacent Mexican border. The city is known for its mild year-round climate, its natural deep-water harbor and its long association with the United States Navy. San Diego is home to several major national defense contractors, as well as the largest naval fleet in the world. Tourism is the second largest industry owing to the city’s beaches, numerous tourist attractions and major events such as Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld San Diego, Comic-Con International, and the Farmers Insurance Open PGA Golf Tournament.

  • Estimated Population:1,419,516
  • Foreign born:26.50%
  • Language other than English spoken at home:40.80%
  • High school graduates:87.50%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher:43.60%
  • Median Household income: $68,117
  • Per Capita income:$35,199
  • Population per sq. mile:4,020
  • White – 64.60%, Black or African – 6.40%, American Indian – 0.50%, Asian – 16.80%, Others – 0.40%​

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Events in San Diego


January
  • San Diego Restaurant Week
  • Carlsbad San Diego Maratho and Half-Marathon
  • Farmers Insurance Open
February
  • Wildflowers Bloom in the Desert
  • Centennial of Naval Aviation
March
  • Flower Fields Ranunculus Season
  • RC 44 San Diego Cup
  • 18th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival
April
  • San Diego Padres Season
  • Ford California Half-Ironman Triathlon
  • Annual Del Mar National Horse Show ​
May
  • Carlsbad Spring Village Faire
  • Annual Old Town Fiesta Cinco de Mayo
  • 18th Annual Sicilian Festival
June
  • 16th Annual Wings Over Gillespie Air Show
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon
July
  • Fourth of July Celebrations
  • Festival of the Bells
  • Del Mar Racing
August
  • Hillcrest Cityfest 2011
  • Julian Star Fest
  • SummerFest 2011
September
  • San Diego Chargers Season
  • 17th Annual San Diego Festival of Beer
  • 21st Annual Sycuan Pow-Wow​
October
  • Julian Apple Days Festival
  • Oktoberfest in La Mesa
  • 17th Annual Little Italy Precious Festa
November
  • Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!'
  • 8th San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival
  • Holiday of Lights at Del Mar​
December
  • 40th Annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights
  • Big Bay Balloon Parade and Bridgepoint Education Holiday Bowl
  • Balboa Park December Nights

Business & Education in San Diego


There are two public universities located within the city limits: Temple University and the Community College of Philadelphia. Further, the city is abound with quite a few private colleges including The Art Institute of Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill College, Curtis Institute of Music, Drexel University, La Salle University, and Philadelphia University

The city is home to thirteen Fortune 500 companies: Comcast, Pep Boys, Colonial Penn, CIGNA, Lincoln Financial Group, Aramark, Crown Holdings Incorporated, Rohm and Haas Company, FMC Corporation, Wyeth, GlaxoSmithKline, Boeing Rotorcraft Systems, and Sunoco.