Del Mar is Spanish for “by the sea” which holds true to its name by its location on the Pacific Ocean. Del Mar is a wealthy beach town in the northern part of San Diego County and is home to the Del Mar racetrack and fairgrounds, where the Horse Races, Del Mar fair and various other holiday celebrations are held yearly.Del Mar promises great outdoor fun with its vast selection of outdoor activities ranging from hot air balloon rides to the many quaint golf resorts. You may find yourself basking in the sun on one of Del Mar’s exquisite white sand beaches or surfing in Del Mar at one of San Diego’s best locations. Del Mar offers the best dinning experience and shopping experience, with a diverse range of products and restaurants. Del Mar offers a diversity of custom homes with picturesque ocean views making them a great primary residence or investment. Del Mar Union School District directs the schools in Del Mar with 16 different schools allowing options to its residents for education and campus locations. Del Mar is known for its outstanding educational programs with many of the best schools in San Diego County.