About Vista

Part of San Diego County, Vista is a Southern California city with an estimated population of 95,204. Vista is a popular location for schools and businesses and is seven miles inland from the Pacific coast.

Vista is located in the 92081, 92083, 92084 and 92085 ZIP codes. The city has an average household income of $53,743, an average household size of 3.09 persons and an average home value of $402,867 in its 18.7 square miles.

Shopping in Vista

The City of Vista has shopping malls and town centers with national retailers and big box stores. The Vista Chamber of Commerce offers a ShopVISTA Loyalty Card as part of the city's efforts to stimulate local shopping.

Utility Companies Serving Vista

San Diego Gas & Electric

Time Warner

EDCO (Trash and Recycling)

Vista Irrigation District


Cox Cable

Vista Business Climate

In addition to Vista Business Park, which houses over 800 businesses, major employers in Vista include Vista Unified School District, Watkins Manufacturing Company, San Diego Superior Court, DJ Orthopedics and Zodiac Pool Care.

Vista Government

Vista was first incorporated in 1963 and became a charter city in 2007. Vista is governed by a mayor and a four member City Council.

The City of Vista is in the 38th District of the California State Legislature and the 76th Assembly District. Federally, Vista is in the 49th Congressional District of California.