Rancho Bernardo, a master planned community is the northernmost residential community within the City of San Diego. Rancho Bernardo is centered on Interstate 15 just south of Lake Hodges and the San Pasqual Valley. The area encompasses approximately 6,511 acres. The area includes private parks and clubs for each neighborhood in the community and is surrounded with scenic rolling hills and canyons and is located in the Poway School District.
Rancho Bernardo is home to Corporate Headquarters of Sony US, the first integrated television factory opened in the U.S. by a Japanese company. Other companies in the area include Hewlett-Packard, the Eastman Kodak Company, LSI Corporation, and BAE Systems.