Newport Beach is an oceanfront city in Orange County’s Coastal Center area. Bordered by the Oceanfront cities of Huntington Beach to the North and Laguna Beach to the South, Newport Beach homes for sale are some of the most sought after properties in the world. Here, you can enjoy the California sunshine while living at the ocean, on the bay, on an island, atop a cliff, or one of the many other village communities!
These “villages” include: Balboa Peninsula, Corona Del Mar, Newport Coast, Mariner’s Mile, Balboa Island, Fashion Island, Lido Marina, and the Islands of Newport Harbor. Each has their own style and character. Modern shops and restaurants abound throughout all areas, from the quaint small shops of Balboa Island to the big retailers at Fashion Island.
The city has over 34 miles of water frontage on the ocean, bay, and in the harbor. Owning Newport Beach Real Estate puts you at the doorstep for many fun activities like biking, surfing, swimming, kayaking, sailing, or just taking in the sun!
Population: About 87,000 permanent residents. (With thousands more temporarily in the summertime)
Many county residents and tourists come to see the famous Newport Harbor Parade of Lights in December with Boats and Yachts small and large decked out in the Holiday spirit. Also, of course, to see the amazing Real Estate along the channels!
The Fun Zone on the Balboa Peninsula has been in operation since the 1930’s offering Ferris wheel rides, arcade games, and frozen bananas to kids of all ages. It sits next to “The Pavillion” restaurant which is a California landmark built in 1906, the year the city was first incorporated. These are just 2 examples out of hundreds of great places to visit in Newport Beach.
The city also boasts a top-notch education system. The Newport-Mesa Unified School System has 11 Pre-Schools, 22 Elementary Schools, 4 Intermediate Schools, and 4 High Schools serving 22,000 students. They also offer an Adult Education Program.
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