Rancho Santa Fe

City info

The community of Rancho Santa Fe is home to approximately 3,000 residents and an abundance of eucalyptus trees.Distinguished by both its sprawling estates and Lilian Rice architecture, the Ranch was the place to be for early Hollywood and continues to be home to many affluent and well-known residents.In the Bing Crosby era, the community became popular among Crosby himself and those in the Del Mar Racetrack scene. Golf, equestrian activities and social galas were as popular with residents and visitors alike in the Ranch’s beginnings as they are today.Population: Approximately 3,000

Housing units: Approximately 1,200

Median income: more than $189,065

Education: 68.4 percent of residents have a bachelor’s degree or higher

Reporter: Christina Macone-Greene

Email: cgreene@coastnewsgroup.com

Contact Info

RSF Association
17022 Avenida de Acacia Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
Email info@rsfassociation.orgRancho Santa Fe Patrol
Patrol Dispatch 858-756-4372

Rancho Santa Fe Fire Department
18027 Calle Ambiente Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

RSF Association board of director candidates speak at annual meeting

RSF Association board of director candidates speak at annual meeting

RANCHO SANTA FE — During the course of the Rancho Santa Fe Association’s annual meeting, President Ann Boon introduced two new candidates for board of director on May 14. Outgoing directors are Rochelle Putnam and Craig McAllister. New candidates wishing to fill those seats are Fred Wasserman and Mike Licosati. Wasserman’s education includes an MBA […]

Jay Paris: Black not the reason the Padres are blue

The colors of the baseball season are abounding. While some regions embrace the changing of the leaves, we get the switching of the hues by eyeing the local nine. Just look to the Padres for your clue. May Gray is here and a peek outside says so. But it says here the month known for […]

Neighborhood group voices concerns over potential high-density development

Neighborhood group voices concerns over potential high-density development

RANCHO SANTA FE — In an effort to raise awareness to the Rancho Santa Fe Association and its fellow members, Neighbors for San Dieguito River Valley Preservation, a group of residents opposed to a potential high-density housing development, offered a presentation at the May 7 Association board meeting. The group voiced concern over Rancho Librado, a […]

Rancho Santa Fe may face stricter water cutbacks

RANCHO SANTA FE — A recent Santa Fe Irrigation District board workshop attracted high attendance numbers. While staff made recommendations to the board, a May 21 vote will be the determining factor on any future water cutbacks. According to Jessica Parks, public information officer for the Santa Fe Irrigation District, the board workshop was an […]

RSF Association agrees on traffic signals

RANCHO SANTA FE — Following an April Town Hall Meeting at the Garden Club, the RSF Association board of directors voted to install traffic signals rather than roundabouts on May 7. The Town Hall meeting helped the board make their decision, since members discussed roundabouts or traffic signals options for three proposed intersections along the Paseo […]

Residents pack town hall meeting over potential roundabouts

RANCHO SANTA FE — Rancho Santa Fe covenant residents packed the Garden Club for a Town Hall Meeting to listen to the pros and cons of roundabouts from its members. Rancho Santa Fe Association manager, Bill Overton, navigated the meeting as members took turns at the podium. Some read their statements as others had brief […]

Palma de la Reina project breaks ground

Palma de la Reina project breaks ground

RANCHO SANTA FE — The construction of a new commercial site in Rancho Santa Fe has officially begun. Motorists can get a glimpse traveling on Via Del La Valle, near the entrance of Morgan Run Resort and Golf Club at Cancha de Golf. For the developer, Newport Pacific, Inc. based in San Diego, this site was […]

Rancho Santa Fe Farms golf course switches to recycled water

Rancho Santa Fe Farms golf course switches to recycled water

RANCHO SANTA FE — To keep the fairways and greens at The Farms Golf Course perfectly manicured, course personnel would irrigate the course with enough drinking water to satisfy about 500 families’ water needs for a year. The effects of using that much water toward landscaping, as opposed to families’ drinking needs, is exacerbated during […]

Association holds health club town hall meeting

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Association championed a town hall meeting at the Garden Club on April 16 with both a session in the morning, and then again later that same afternoon. For the morning session, Association Manager Bill Overton and board member Heather Slosar were on hand. The Town Hall meeting […]

RSF residents receive distinguished awards

RSF residents receive distinguished awards

RANCHO SANTA FE — Recently, four Rancho Santa Fe residents received awards at the 10th annual Circle of Life 100 Distinguished Award Celebration. The festivities took place at the Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club and the honorees were Mary Miller, Joanne Marks, Franci Free, and Catherine Nicholas. Roughly 200 guests were in attendance. “These four […]

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