From innovation in business to blissful residents, Carlsbad is often recognized for being a fantastic place to work and live.
Best Place to Live
Named one of the “Best Places to Live 2016,” Men’s Journal, 2016
Top ZIP Codes in U.S.
“Hottest Zip Codes in America” (#10 – 92010), Realtor.com, 2015
23rd Happiest City in the United States, National Geographic, 2017
Game Changing Place to Live
#5 of 20 “Game Changing Places to Live”, Sunset Magazine, 2018
Carlsbad Village ranked #3 of over 350 neighborhoods for small-business friendliness, Coast News, 2017
One of America’s Most Sustainable Cities
#5 in “America’s Most Sustainable Cities”, CityLab, 2017
Most Charming Town
The 20 Most Charming Towns and Small Cities in California, Travel Magazine, 2017
Leading In Tech & Energy
#2 Top Solar Cities with most installed solar panels and PV capacity, Shining Cities, 2015