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  • Aliso Viejo

    Aliso Viejo

    Aliso Viejo is a city in the San Joaquin Hills of southern Orange County, California. Aliso Viejo is one of several cities bordering Aliso and Wood Canyons Regional Park. Aliso Creek forms part of the city’s boundary with Laguna Niguel…

  • Dana Point

    Dana Point

    Dana Point is a city located in southern Orange County, California. It has one of the few harbors along the Orange County coast, and with ready access via State Route 1, it is a popular local destination for surfing. The…

  • Irvine

    Irvine

    Irvine is a city in Orange County, California, United States. It is a planned city, mainly developed by the Irvine Company since the 1960s. Formally incorporated on December 28, 1971, the 66-square-mile city had a population of 212,375 as of…

  • Ladera Ranch

    Ladera Ranch

    Ladera Ranch is a census-designated place and a planned community located in south Orange County, California just outside the city limits of San Juan Capistrano, Rancho Santa Margarita and Mission Viejo. The Ladera Ranch development is divided into nine “villages”….

  • Laguna Beach

    Laguna Beach

    Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, United States, approximately 19 miles southeast of the county seat of Santa Ana. Laguna Beach is known for its mild year-round climate, scenic beaches and coves, and…

  • Laguna Hills

    Laguna Hills

    Laguna Hills is a city in Orange County, California, United States. Its name refers to its proximity to Laguna Canyon and the much older Laguna Beach. Other newer cities nearby—Laguna Niguel and Laguna Woods—are similarly named. Laguna Hills is served…

  • Laguna Niguel

    Laguna Niguel

    Laguna Niguel is an affluent master planned community located in the coastal San Joaquin Hills of southern Orange County, California. The name Laguna Niguel is derived from the words “Laguna” (Spanish for “lagoon”,) and “Nigueli” (the name of a Juaneño…

  • Laguna Woods

    Laguna Woods

    Laguna Woods is a city in Orange County, California, United States. About 90% of the city consists of Laguna Woods Village, a retirement community, formerly known as Leisure World. Incorporation efforts in the late 1990s were largely driven by the…

  • Lake Forest

    Lake Forest

    Lake Forest is a city in Orange County, California. Lake Forest incorporated as a city on December 20, 1991. Prior to incorporation, the community had been known as El Toro. Following a vote in 2000, Lake Forest expanded its city…

  • Mission Viejo

    Mission Viejo

    Mission Viejo is a city located in southern Orange County, California, U.S. in the Saddleback Valley. Mission Viejo is considered one of the largest master-planned communities ever built under a single project in the United States, and is rivaled only…

  • Newport Beach

    Newport Beach

    Newport Beach, incorporated in 1906, is an affluent city in Orange County, California, 10 miles south of downtown Santa Ana. The city’s median family income and property values consistently place high in national rankings. The Daily Pilot, a newspaper published…

  • Rancho Santa Margarita

    Rancho Santa Margarita

    Rancho Santa Margarita is a city in Orange County, California, United States. One of Orange County’s youngest cities, Rancho Santa Margarita is a master planned community set upon rolling hills. Although it is named for Rancho Santa Margarita y Las…

  • San Clemente

    San Clemente

    San Clemente is a city in Orange County, California. Located on the California Coast, midway between Los Angeles and San Diego at the southern tip of the county, it is known for its ocean, hill, and mountain views, a pleasant…

  • San Juan Capistrano

    San Juan Capistrano

    San Juan Capistrano is a city in southern Orange County, California, located approximately 23 miles southeast of Downtown Santa Ana. The current OMB metropolitan designation for San Juan Capistrano and the Orange County Area is “Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, CA.” The city…

  • Tustin

    Tustin

    Tustin is a city located in Orange County, California, in the Los Angeles metropolitan area. The city is located next to the county seat, Santa Ana, and does not include the Tustin Foothills. Because of a top 10% ranking in…