Orange County / Newport

Orange County / Newport

A vibrant cluster of coastal cities where there's always something to do.

Welcome to Orange County / Newport

Only an hour from Los Angeles, Orange County is an energetic hub of cities that attracts tourists and residents from all over the country. Home to beautiful beaches, an advanced cultural epicenter, great food, and a wide variety of entertainment options, this area is a slice of California paradise. With terrain that ranges from beaches to mountains, Orange County offers up a wealth of outdoor activities including hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, paddle boarding, surfing, skiing, and even cave exploration.

While the area is a popular vacation destination, it's also widely known as one of the best places to live in California. Housing options in the cities of Orange County include an array of options, including everything from expansive mansions to master planned communities, condos, and single-family homes. With districts that range from business to culture and residential, the area is home to residents from all walks of life.

What to Love

  • Beautiful beaches
  • Luxury shopping
  • Prime location
  • Amazing weather
  • Outdoor activities

Local Lifestyle

Orange County comprises four different communities; Northern, central, southern, and coastal. These areas each have distinctive attractions, topography, and cultural focal points for residents to enjoy. From the nightlife in Santa Ana, to the arts district in Laguna Beach, or the miles long beaches and the always-popular Disneyland, there is something for everyone to enjoy in Orange County.

Dining Entertainment & Shopping

Like many areas in California, the food scene in Orange County is diverse and does not disappoint. When your choices range from famed restaurants featuring five-star dining to one-of-a-kind eateries that keep you coming back, finding your favorite might be the biggest challenge. A Restaurant serves up phenomenal meals in a classy atmosphere with excellent service. For amazing Mexican fare, visit Javier's Restaurant to enjoy a beautiful atmosphere, consistently delicious food, and attentive service. Red O is another local favorite with exquisite dishes and an inviting atmosphere. Find top notch barbeque with an accessible outdoor venue and bar at Heritage Barbeque

When it comes to shopping, Orange County has plenty of exciting options. The Outlets at San Clemente feature Mediterranean-style architecture, a variety of stores, and a great location across from the ocean. For a more upscale experience, visit South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa or Newport's Fashion Island.

Things to Do

With the amazing weather, endless opportunities for entertainment, fabulous beaches, and the most popular theme park in the world, there is no shortage of things to do in Orange County. Catch a game at the Angel Stadium or see the Anaheim Ducks at the Honda Center. Take a hike through beautiful Crystal Cove National Park. Visit some of the most popular beaches on the California coast. Take in the scenic beauty at Laguna Beach, surf at Huntington Beach, or go boating at Newport Beach.

Plan a family trip to Disneyland to enjoy the magic, rides, and everything the iconic amusement park has to offer. Explore the cultural side of Orange County in the Laguna Beach arts district, featuring popular galleries that include the Laguna Gallery of Contemporary Art, Cove Gallery, and Kush Fine Art.

The cities of Orange County have a high level of community involvement and are home to a variety of popular festivals and events throughout the year. The Festival of the Arts in the Laguna Beach Arts District includes amazing art for purchase and viewing. The Orange County Fair is one of the area's biggest annual events, drawing thousands of people to the Orange County Fairgrounds for food, fun, music, and games. 

Schools

Served by the Laguna Beach School District and the Irvine Unified School District, Orange County is home to many highly regarded schools and colleges. 

  • Chapman University
  • University of California Irvine

Overview for Orange County / Newport, CA

101,999 people live in Orange County / Newport, where the median age is 46.2 and the average individual income is $89,620.31. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

101,999

Total Population

46.2 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$89,620.31

Average individual Income

Around Orange County / Newport, CA

There's plenty to do around Orange County / Newport, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

33
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
42
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Corner Café at St. Andrew's, Balanced Life Fitness, and Pilates Ten.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 2.05 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.2 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.44 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.16 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.14 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.57 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Orange County / Newport, CA

Orange County / Newport has 43,097 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Orange County / Newport do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 101,999 people call Orange County / Newport home. The population density is 3,403.08 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

101,999

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

46.2

Median Age

47.91 / 52.09%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
43,097

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$89,620.31

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Orange County / Newport, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Orange County / Newport. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Horace Ensign Intermediate
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Newport Coast Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Newport Christian School
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Abraham Lincoln Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Newport Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
Newport Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Our Lady Queen Of Angels School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
California Pacific Charter - Sonoma
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5

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