Carmel Valley is an affluent, beautiful, and clean San Diego neighborhood. This newer suburban community is central to some of the most popular areas in San Diego. Carmel Valley offers a family-friendly community with low crime rates and highly ranked school districts. Housing prices are more than double the national average, with median prices of $991,000. This community is located in the northwestern corner of San Diego close to lots of trails and great parks for dog owners and outdoor activities, making it the ideal place to live for young families or singles.