Goleta has become a very popular community. Commonly call “The Good Land,” Goleta offers excellent opportunities for employment, education, recreation, vacationing, agriculture, adventures and living the good life. Located just 12 miles west of Santa Barbara, Goleta is home to the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB), the Santa Barbara Airport, and offers several miles of outstanding beaches. The California Lemon Festival at Girsh Park is a must-see every September. Visitors seeking outdoor adventure can fish off Goleta Pier, surf at Campus Point and hike along bluffs overlooking the spectacular coastline. There is a large variety of homes and ranchets in Goleta.
The housing stock has grown in recent years and ranch style homes, condominiums, duplexes and manufactured homes provide a variety of living opportunities. The “Old Town” offers a mixture of shops and restaurants which provide delicious local variety culinary delights.