El Cajon

El Cajon is a city in , , United States, 17 mi east of . The city takes its name from Rancho El Cajón, which was in turn named for the box-like shape of the valley which surrounds the city, which is also the origin of the city's common nickname of "The Box."…

Notable Places in the Area

Railway station
Gillespie Field is a Green Line station of the San Diego Trolley in the suburb of . is situated 2 miles west of El Cajon. Photo: nagerw, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
Santee Town Center is a station on the Green Line of the San Diego Trolley, in the suburb of . is situated 2 miles west of El Cajon. Photo: Josh Truelson, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Railway station
Arnele Avenue is a San Diego Trolley station served by the Orange and Green Lines in the suburb of . is situated 2½ miles southwest of El Cajon.

is the main continuation high school located in for the Grossmont Union High School District. is situated 2 miles southwest of El Cajon.

Localities in the Area

is a suburban city in , , with a population of 53,413 at the 2010 census.

is a census designated place in San Diego County, . is situated 2½ miles northeast of El Cajon.

El Cajon

32.8298° or 32° 49' 47.2" north
-116.9453° or 116° 56' 43.1" west
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820 feet (250 metres)
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