With a population of 56,000 residents and located in East County, Santee is the twelfth largest city in the County. With approximately half of its land undeveloped, Santee is one of the few cities in the county with space to grow.
Houses for sale in Santee CA (92071) for sale continues to thrive. With two new freeways in place, SR-52 and SR-125, it has allowed residents easy in and out access to this East County Community.
In the undeveloped northern portion of Santee, encompassing almost 25% of the City, is an area known as Fanita Ranch. This 2600-acre site is envisioned as a significant master-planned community providing high quality recreation and residential living.
The Santee School District and the Grossmont Union High School District rank among the best, having earned several local, state, and national awards for academic excellence. In addition, San Diego State University, University of California at San Diego and University of San Diego are close by.