Orange County, CA

Current Temperature ° Population 3,090,132

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 15.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 45.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 38.8%

Registered Offenders

58.21% Lower than national avg.
  • 1,949 offenders in Orange County
  • 6.31 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $660,000
  • Median Sales Price: $605,000
  • Foreclosures: 2,528
  • Homes For Sale: 6,781
  • Homes For Rent: 1,832

Environmental Hazards

6,162 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 7
  • Registered Polluters: 422
  • Superfunds: 144
  • Tanks & Spills: 5,589

Unemployment

Moderate 4.2%
  • California unemployment average: 5.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

Schools view all

614 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 614 K-12 public schools in Orange County, CA and 307 private schools. Homefacts rates Orange County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

1,949 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$660,000 compared to July 2016
Median Sales Price
$605,000 compared to July 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    5.4%
  • Rented
    41%
  • Owned
    53.6%

6,781 Homes For Sale View All

$469,900
58 Via Cordoba
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$675,000
24812 Rigger
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$369,900
542 W Dunton Avenue
Orange, CA 92865
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$768,000
54 Bower Tree
Irvine, CA 92603
2 Beds | 3 Baths

2,528 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$411,000
Hall
Santa Ana, CA 92704
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$884,314
Cassia
Lake Forest, CA 92630
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$754,000
Port Ashley
Newport Beach, CA 92660
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$45,000
Pacific
Midway City, CA 92655
4 Beds | 3 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

9,291 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Orange County, CA issued 9,291 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 9,291 permits, 3714 were issued for single family homes and 5,577 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Orange County, CA issued 10,254 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 10,254 permits, 3703 were issued for single family homes and 6,551 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

1,832 Rental Properties View All

$3,200
61 Pinewood
Irvine, CA 92604
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$5,200
58 Filbert
Irvine, CA 92620
4 Beds | 5 Baths
$3,200
7671 Rhone Lane
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$4,500
519 35th Street
Newport Beach, CA 92663
3 Beds | 2 Baths

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Environmental Hazards

6162 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Orange County, CA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Orange County, CA
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  • Superfunds
    in Orange County, CA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Orange County, CA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Orange County, CA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Orange County, CA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 8.3 Average
    Orange County, CA is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 57.55°
  • February 56.53°
  • March 59.48°
  • April 62.13°
  • May 65.2°
  • June 67.87°
  • July 71.7°
  • August 73.64°
  • September 73.22°
  • October 69.18°
  • November 63.13°
  • December 56.5°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Orange County, CA

Earthquakes
Orange County, CA has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Orange County, CA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Orange County, CA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Orange County, CA has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Orange County, CA: $78,428

Unemployment

Unemployment in Orange County is 4.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.4% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 35.00%
White Collar - 65.00%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Jerry Brown
  • Sen. Barbara Boxer
  • Sen. Dianne Feinstein

Neighborhood Info

4 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

316 FCC Towers view all

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