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Chula Vista is the second largest city in the San Diego metropolitan area. Located 7 miles from downtown San Diego and 8 miles from the Mexican border, the city is at the center of one of the richest economic and diverse zones in the United States. Chula Vista named because of its scenic location between the San Diego Bay and coastal foothills.
Founded in the early 1800s, population growth has recently been observed in the city. Located in the city is one of America's few year-round Olympic Training centers. Popular tourist destinations include SleepTrain Amphitheatre, the Chula Vista marina, and the Living Coast Discovery Center.