Chula Vista


Chu·la Vis·ta

geographical name \ˌchü-lə-ˈvis-tə\

Definition of CHULA VISTA

city SW California S of San Diego pop 173,556

Rhymes with CHULA VISTA

Chula Vista

geographical name    (Concise Encyclopedia)

City (pop., 2000: 173,556), southwestern California, U.S. It lies on the eastern shore of San Diego Bay south of San Diego. Laid out in 1888 by the Santa Fe Railway and named for its “pretty view,” it developed as a citrus centre, later turned to truck gardening, and is now primarily residential.

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