Other cities in the 760 area code include: Vista, San Marcos, Hesperia, Indio, Apple Valley, Encinitas, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Coachella, El Centro, Calexico, Adelanto, Camp Pendleton, Fallbrook, Ridgecrest, Desert Hot Springs, Twentynine Palms, Brawley, Barstow, Ramona, Landers, Yucca Valley, Blythe, Imperial, Phelan, Pinon Hills, California City, Valley Center, Fort Irwin, Mecca, Mammoth Lakes, Thousand Palms, Calipatria, Joshua Tree, Helendale, Holtville, Lucerne Valley, Needles, Wrightwood, Bishop, Lake Isabella, Morongo Valley, Weldon, Edwards, Thermal, Borrego Springs, Boron, Lone Pine, Big Pine, Trona, Kernville, Earp, Julian, Bridgeport, Inyokern, Niland, Baker, Independence, June Lake, Boulevard, Benton, Winterhaven, Death Valley, Mountain Center, Daggett, Mountain Pass, Newberry Springs, Nipton, Pala, Parker Dam, Pauma Valley, Ranchita, Santa Ysabel, and Warner Springs.
San Diego is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico.With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego has been called "the birthplace of California". It is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy, and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center.Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited by Europeans on what is now the West Coast of the United States. Upon landing in San Diego Bay in 1542, Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo claimed the area for Spain, forming the basis for the settlement of Alta California 200 years later. The Presidio and Mission San Diego de Alcalá, founded in 1769, formed the first European settlement in what is now California. In 1821, San Diego became part of the newly independent Mexico, which reformed as the First Mexican Republic two years later. In 1850, California became part of the United States following the Mexican–American War and the admission of California to the union.The city is the seat of San Diego County and is the economic center of the region as well as the San Diego–Tijuana metropolitan area. San Diego's main economic engines are military and defense-related activities, tourism, international trade, and manufacturing. The presence of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), with the affiliated UCSD Medical Center, has helped make the area a center of research in biotechnology.
Oceanside is a coastal city located on California's South Coast. It is the third-largest city in San Diego County, California. The city had a population of 167,086 at the 2010 census. Together with Carlsbad and Vista, it forms a tri-city area. Oceanside is located just south of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.
Escondido is a city located in San Diego County's North County region, 30 miles (48 km) northeast of Downtown San Diego, California. The city occupies a shallow valley ringed by rocky hills. Incorporated in 1888, it is one of the oldest cities in San Diego County. The city had a population of 143,911 in the 2010 census. Escondido's municipal government set itself an operating budget limit of $426,289,048 for the fiscal year 2010–2011. The city is known as Eskondiid in Diegueño.
The 760 area code lies within the Pacific Daylight Time Zone (or PDT). The current time in Pacific Daylight Time is 12:03 PM on Apr 20, 2021.