4S Ranch is a quiet, tree-lined community next to Rancho Bernardo. It recreates the traditional neighborhood of the old days, but with all the modern conveniences. This is a master-planned upscale community featuring multiple neighborhoods. The neighborhoods have a broad selection of condos, town homes, duplexes, and single family properties. 4S Ranch features renowned leading-edge building styles, offering a variety of architectural designs. With many options of floor plans to choose from, all ages and lifestyles can find a home in this connected community. First time buyers, buyers seeking large luxury homes, and all buyers in between are sure to find a neighborhood to suit their needs in 4S Ranch.
4S Ranch is located in an area that was once called Ralphs Ranch, after it was purchased by the Ralphs family, owners of the Ralphs grocery chain, in 1938. The community was developed by Newland Communities in the mid-2000s, at the height of the housing boom. It is part of an area known as NCFUA, or North City Future Urbanizing Area. This area is 12,000 acres, stretching from I5 and Carmel Valley to Rancho Peñasquitos and Rancho Bernardo.
4S Ranch has a 25-acre park consisting of athletic fields for Little League and soccer, tennis courts, basketball courts, and a roller hockey rink. Approximately 1,600 acres of 4S Ranch have been set aside as a permanently protected wildlife habitat. This leaves the surrounding environment undisturbed and keeps the neighborhood naturally beautiful. It also provides miles of gorgeous hiking and biking trails. In such a natural environment, recreation becomes an important part of the community and lifestyle in 4S Ranch.
Just north of 4S Ranch is San Diego Zoo’s world famous Safari Park. To the west lies the Pacific Ocean, and Downtown San Diego not far south of 4S Ranch. Nearby, residents can find world-class golf courses and country clubs such as Stoneridge Country Club, Maderas Golf Club, Rancho Bernardo Inn Golf Course, Oaks North Golf Course, and Rancho Bernardo Country Club.
Schools and Activities
An intrical part of the 4S Ranch neighborhood is a Boys & Girls Club which offers activities for children after school and during weekends and summers. Students are in great hands while attending schools part of the excellent Poway Unified School District . Residents also have access to the 4S Branch of the San Diego County Library, which offers after school activities and homework resources. 4S Connect is a community-wide fiber optic intranet which connects neighbors to each other, students to their teachers, and club members to their groups.
There are two elementary schools, a middle school, a K-8 school and a high school serving 4S Ranch.
Stone Ranch Elementary School
Monterey Ridge Elementary School
Oak Valley Middle School
Del Norte High School
At the heart of 4S Ranch is the 4S Commons, a 53-acre, traditional town center easily accessible to all residents through a parkway and pedestrian promenade. 4S Commons serves all resident needs through a supermarket and abundant retail shopping, along with fine restaurants, a library, day care, and other services. Blending these amenities in with a beautiful town green, this common area serves as a great community focal point. With more than 4,000 new homes surrounding 4S Commons, 4S Ranch is a wonderful place to live.
4S Ranch Homes for Sale
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