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
858-756-1174
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
858-756-5971

Road Scholar Ambassador visits RSF Library

Road Scholar Ambassador visits RSF Library

RANCHO SANTA FE — A recent visit from a Road Scholar Ambassador attracted many attendants to learn about the history and travel adventures of this unique organization. Jill Swaim, Road Scholar Volunteer ambassador, chatted with visitors at the Rancho Santa Fe Library about its humble beginnings which started as Elderhostel and transformed into a colorful […]

RSF Library Guild President chats about its 50th anniversary

RSF Library Guild President chats about its 50th anniversary

RANCHO SANTA FE — As the Rancho Santa Fe Library reaches its 50th milestone anniversary, it reflects on the past, is appreciative of the present, and looks forward to the future. “We’ve talked about having a 50th anniversary for a number of reasons. It turns out the Guild was first formed around 1963, but the […]

SEAL-NSW Family Foundation readies for fundraiser

SEAL-NSW Family Foundation readies for fundraiser

RANCHO SANTA FE — As the days near for a March 21 golf tournament and gala at the Del Mar Country Club, it’s still not too late to take part in supporting the SEAL-NSW Family Foundation. This year marks its 4th annual tournament. “The SEAL-NSW Family Foundation helps to create resilient families. We focus on creating […]

RSF Golf Club kicks off ‘Get Smart’ series

RSF Golf Club kicks off ‘Get Smart’ series

RANCHO SANTA FE — The Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club unveiled its debut “Get Smart” series and it proved to be a highly attended event. Dr. Ramona Garretson-Probasco, a licensed California Marriage and Family therapist served as guest speaker, discussing how to harness the power of perspective. She conveyed to the audience that this concept […]

Irrigation District to launch study

REGION — The board of directors at the Santa Fe Irrigation District agreed to move forward with a concept study to assess the utilization of advanced water purification techniques. What this means is converting recycled wastewater into an innovative and high quality purification process for potable water. The price tag for this study is $120,000.  […]

Superintendent holds special parent meeting on foreign language program

RANCHO SANTA FE — A wave of foreign language interest has created a surge at the Rancho Santa Fe School District for grades kindergarten through Five. While much has been said during the course of past board meetings, Superintendent Lindy Delaney felt there should be a different type of platform to address this situation. The […]

John Lennon educational tour bus visits RSF School District

John Lennon educational tour bus visits RSF School District

RANCHO SANTA FE — The energy was electrifying as the John Lennon Educational Tour Bus motored to the R. Roger Rowe School in Rancho Santa Fe. It provided participants with a sense of inspiration. Roger Rowe Middle School Principal Garrett Corduan, said it was a day to give kids an opportunity to discover music or […]

RSF Garden Club decides to invest

RSF Garden Club decides to invest

RANCHO SANTA FE — The recent sale of the Garden Club property prompted discussion at a recent board meeting regarding the direction it would take with the funds. The property was sold for more than $2.8 million. Part of its decision was to partner with the Rancho Santa Fe Foundation. “The Board of Directors unanimously […]

Art auction benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association draws closer

Art auction benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association draws closer

RANCHO SANTA FE — While art auctions attract an array of enthusiasts, knowing that any proceeds filter in a direction to support a cause makes the event even more special. On March 6, at the Fairbanks Country Club, the Alzheimer’s Association San Diego Chapter is championing its 18th annual Memories in the Making Art Auction […]

RSF nonprofit launches ‘Service Dog Fine Art Contest’

RANCHO SANTA FE — Art for Barks, a nonprofit based in Rancho Santa Fe and founded by Lynn Moon, recently unveiled a contest called, Service Dog Fine Art Contest. An incredibly unique concept, but those who know Moon realize how she persistently reaches for the stars. “Art for Barks was created to support animal rescue […]

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