Old Town is one of the neighborhoods of San Diego, California. It is spread over 230 acres and is bounded by Interstate 8 on the north and Interstate 5 on the west. The Mission Hills lie to the east and the Bankers Hill to the south. The place is the oldest settled area in San Diego and it is also the site of the first European settlement in the place what we now call California. It has the Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and Presidio Park which are also listed on the National Register of Historic Places. There are many annual events which take place in the county. The San Diego’s Cinco de Mayo is celebrated every year in the Old Town. The Old Town Art Festival also takes place every October. The annual community celebration Dia de Los Muertos is held every year on the 1st and 2nd November. There are a lot of parks and temples which are visited by people.
The San Diego Presidio and Mission San Diego de Alcala were founded by Gaspar de Portola and Junipero Serra in the year 1769 on a bluff which was located to the western end of the San Diego River Valley. The Presidio and Mission also were the first Spanish settlements in the Alta California which are the present day state of California. In 1834, the Mexican government granted Old Town, San Diego with a status of a chartered town. The status was revoked when the population of the county was dropped in 1838The place was later admitted to the United States in the year 1850. The development of the city was started by the 1860s. It continued until the early 1900s and in the 1910s, the Old Town became one of the many San Diego neighborhoods which are connected by class 1 streetcars.
Ethnicity and demographics
The total population of the city is around 11,200. Out of the total population, almost 85% is Caucasian, 2.33% are African-Americans and 7.17% are Asians. The people here earn well and are educated. The place has a lot of hotels, restaurants and specialty shops. Also, there is Old Town Bail Bonds which have their branch to help the people with bails.
Old Town Bail Bonds
It gets very important for you to get the person released who is in the jail. Old Town Bail Bonds from Affordably Easy Bail Bonds are there to help the people. Old Town Bail Bonds also serve in the neighboring areas of Old Town.