Coronado is an interesting part of San Diego County because it's located on a peninsula that juts out into the San Diego Bay. This so-called island is home to about 25,000 residents and continues to grow every day. It's one of the most expensive places to reside in the United States according to US News and World report and those that reside on the islands know that this beautiful location can't be beat.Spanish for “the crowned one”, Coronado Island is known for its fantastic beaches and history making environment. Founded in 1885, the Coronado area was originally designed as a resort community consisting of the Hotel Del Coronado, and became a major destination for California and US tourists. In the 1910s Coronado was connected to San Diego by several streetcars and the public transit system spurred the development and expansion of the area.Tourism is a predominant feature in the Coronado area and its home to three major resorts as well as several condominiums and resort communities. The Travel Channel has rated Coronado Beach as the 5th best beach in the entire United States. Two live theater companies call Coronado it's home; Lambs Players Theater and the Coronado Playhouse; these being two of the more essential things to see and do in the area.The Coronado Unified School District encompasses much of the area and the Silver Strand Elementary, Village Elementary, Coronado School of the Arts, the Coronado High School are some of the more major educational facilities in Coronado.If you're looking to purchase a condo in Coronado there are literally dozens to choose from; from Coronado Point and Shores, to the Village and Villas, Island Village, Kingston, The Landing, South Island, and Montego Bay Villas, the choices seem endless with unbeatable prices and fantastic amenities. If you're considering making Coronado California your home contact us today or start your search online for all available condos and townhomes in Coronado California.