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About Downtown

Downtown San Diego, also referred to as Centre City, is the city center of San Diego, California, U.S. and the central business district of San Diego County.It is also the cultural and financial center of San Diego. In 2004 Centre City San Diego is delimited by San Diego Bay to the west and southwest, Bankers Hill, Middletown, and Balboa Park to the north, Sherman Heights and Golden Hill to the east, and Barrio Logan and Logan Heights to the southeast. San Diego International Airport is just northwest of downtown.

Downtown San Diego encompasses eight different neighborhoods: Gaslamp, East Village, Columbia, Marina, Cortez, Little Italy, Horton Plaza, and Core. These neighborhoods are the heart of the business, arts, and entertainment communities. Twenty years of redevelopment have transformed downtown into a vibrant and exciting place to live, work, and play. Currently, more than eight thousand residential housing units are under construction.

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