Encinitas is located in south California. Encinitas is part of San Diego County. Encinitas has 18.81 square miles of land area and 1.18 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Encinitas population is 61,008, which has grown 5.16% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Encinitas median household income is $92,564 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 44.74% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Encinitas median house value is $720,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 104.02% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 75.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Encinitas is much better than the state average in quality. The Encinitas area code is 760.