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Demographics Analysis

The people of Costa Mesa City, California give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Male:

Under 5 years : 4,185

5 to 9 years : 3,707

10 to 14 years : 3,193

15 to 17 years : 1,629

18 and 19 years : 1,676

20 years : 1,133

21 years : 1,023

22 to 24 years : 1,827

25 to 29 years : 6,229

30 to 34 years : 5,792

35 to 39 years : 3,944

40 to 44 years : 4,793

45 to 49 years : 3,736

50 to 54 years : 4,103

55 to 59 years : 3,244

60 and 61 years : 1,057

62 to 64 years : 1,428

65 and 66 years : 702

67 to 69 years : 862

70 to 74 years : 983

75 to 79 years : 474

80 to 84 years : 622

85 years and over : 455

Female:

Under 5 years : 3,409

5 to 9 years : 3,517

10 to 14 years : 2,780

15 to 17 years : 1,742

18 and 19 years : 1,062

20 years : 757

21 years : 630

22 to 24 years : 3,194

25 to 29 years : 5,732

30 to 34 years : 4,609

35 to 39 years : 4,114

40 to 44 years : 4,008

45 to 49 years : 4,238

50 to 54 years : 3,620

55 to 59 years : 3,230

60 and 61 years : 1,228

62 to 64 years : 1,204

65 and 66 years : 802

67 to 69 years : 955

70 to 74 years : 1,242

75 to 79 years : 749

80 to 84 years : 820

85 years and over : 1,184


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Costa Mesa City, California)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 82,907

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 138

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,033

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 9,910

Not a U.S. citizen : 17,635


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 7,243

5 to 17 years : 14,650

18 to 24 years : 7,739

25 to 34 years : 12,001

35 to 44 years : 6,341

45 to 54 years : 6,451

55 to 59 years : 2,392

60 and 61 years : 675

62 to 64 years : 911

65 to 74 years : 1,552

75 years and over : 966

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 254

5 to 17 years : 509

18 to 24 years : 1,218

25 to 34 years : 4,192

35 to 44 years : 2,933

45 to 54 years : 3,673

55 to 59 years : 2,254

60 and 61 years : 909

62 to 64 years : 1,104

65 to 74 years : 2,436

75 years and over : 2,504

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 37

18 to 24 years : 109

25 to 34 years : 295

35 to 44 years : 155

45 to 54 years : 287

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 71

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 59

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 46

5 to 17 years : 1,372

18 to 24 years : 2,236

25 to 34 years : 5,874

35 to 44 years : 7,430

45 to 54 years : 5,286

55 to 59 years : 1,721

60 and 61 years : 701

62 to 64 years : 546

65 to 74 years : 1,558

75 years and over : 775


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 21,386

Now married, except separated : 14,428

Divorced : 4,327

Separated : 710

Widowed : 885

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 6,150

Now married, except separated : 9,796

Divorced : 3,309

Separated : 527

Widowed : 1,575

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 401

Now married, except separated : 481

Divorced : 185

Separated : 16

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 8,458

Now married, except separated : 13,756

Divorced : 2,414

Separated : 927

Widowed : 1,101


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 6,015

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 5,930

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,035

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,574

$25,000 to $34,999 : 4,492

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,417

$50,000 to $64,999 : 4,250

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,725

$75,000 or more : 6,298

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 1,430

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,103

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,616

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,461

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,345

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,535

$50,000 to $64,999 : 2,368

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,220

$75,000 or more : 5,279

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 127

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 170

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $24,999 : 66

$25,000 to $34,999 : 114

$35,000 to $49,999 : 115

$50,000 to $64,999 : 177

$65,000 to $74,999 : 35

$75,000 or more : 245

Foreign born:

No income : 4,830

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 4,129

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,845

$15,000 to $24,999 : 4,932

$25,000 to $34,999 : 2,514

$35,000 to $49,999 : 3,424

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,283

$65,000 to $74,999 : 407

$75,000 or more : 2,292


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Born in state of residence : 34,313

Born in other state of the United States : 43,126

Native; born outside the United States : 47,614

Foreign born : 21,798


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Under 3 years : 4,507

3 and 4 years : 3,087

5 years : 1,182

6 to 8 years : 4,430

9 to 11 years : 4,008

12 to 14 years : 3,562

15 to 17 years : 3,337


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Less than $10,000 : 1,923

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,900

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,790

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,340

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,450

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,878

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,850

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,939

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2,065

$50,000 to $59,999 : 3,009

$60,000 to $74,999 : 4,001

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5,314

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4,181

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2,934

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2,603

$200,000 or more : 2,729


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Costa Mesa City, California is 111,623



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Costa Mesa City, California: 56,797
Female Population in Costa Mesa City, California: 54,826


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Costa Mesa City, California: 32.9
Median Female Resident Age in Costa Mesa City, California: 35.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of California is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Costa Mesa City, California


White


Both sexes

36.5

Male

35.8

Female

37.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.4

Male

31.6

Female

31.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

31.5

Male

31.7

Female

31.2

Asian


Both sexes

34.7

Male

34.0

Female

35.3

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.3

Male

28.5

Female

32.5

Other


Both sexes

26.5

Male

26.4

Female

26.7

Two or More Races


Both sexes

24.7

Male

24.5

Female

24.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

27.0

Male

26.7

Female

27.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.0

Male

39.3

Female

40.7


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,399

No health insurance coverage : 301

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,129

No health insurance coverage : 858

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,570

No health insurance coverage : 2,028

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,545

No health insurance coverage : 4,475

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,171

No health insurance coverage : 2,555

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,661

No health insurance coverage : 2,159

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,689

No health insurance coverage : 998

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,449

No health insurance coverage : 69

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 1,507

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,926

No health insurance coverage : 150

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,523

No health insurance coverage : 827

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 3,680

No health insurance coverage : 1,963

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,831

No health insurance coverage : 2,465

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,431

No health insurance coverage : 2,691

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,918

No health insurance coverage : 1,929

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 4,641

No health insurance coverage : 988

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,918

No health insurance coverage : 43

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 2,659

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,246

No employer-based health insurance : 2,454

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,218

No employer-based health insurance : 4,769

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,355

No employer-based health insurance : 3,243

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,122

No employer-based health insurance : 5,898

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,967

No employer-based health insurance : 3,759

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,608

No employer-based health insurance : 3,212

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,341

No employer-based health insurance : 2,346

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 821

No employer-based health insurance : 1,697

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 459

No employer-based health insurance : 1,048

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,746

No employer-based health insurance : 2,330

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,525

No employer-based health insurance : 3,825

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,201

No employer-based health insurance : 3,442

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,140

No employer-based health insurance : 4,156

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,521

No employer-based health insurance : 3,601

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,417

No employer-based health insurance : 3,430

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,396

No employer-based health insurance : 2,233

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 982

No employer-based health insurance : 1,979

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 509

No employer-based health insurance : 2,150


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 60,921

Born in other state in the United States : 21,986

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 30

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 1,141

Foreign born : 27,545


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Speak only English : 64,264

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 29,571

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 337

German or other West Germanic languages : 663

Slavic languages : 327

Other Indo-European languages : 2,094

Korean : 730

Chinese : 986

Vietnamese : 1,627

Tagalog : 1,337

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 1,602

Other and unspecified languages : 491


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 74

No Medicare coverage : 12,613

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 810

No Medicare coverage : 39,041

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 3,754

No Medicare coverage : 271

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 20

No Medicare coverage : 11,406

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 553

No Medicare coverage : 36,984

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 5,351

No Medicare coverage : 269


(updated 2013)



Races in Costa Mesa City, California


  • White: 74,100
  • African American: 1,346
  • American Indian: 233
  • Asian: 10,172
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 461
  • Some Other Race: 21,346
  • Two or More Races: 3,965



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Costa Mesa City, California citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Costa Mesa City, California

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,456   (3.98%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 472   (1.29%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,888   (5.17%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 663   (1.81%)
  • 9th Grade: 742   (2.03%)
  • 10th Grade: 384   (1.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 569   (1.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,671   (4.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 5,829   (15.95%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,299   (6.29%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6,158   (16.85%)
  • Associate Degree: 2,861   (7.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8,194   (22.42%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,227   (6.09%)
  • Professional School Degree: 773   (2.12%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 356   (0.97%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 1,233   (3.51%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 480   (1.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 1,395   (3.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 731   (2.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 927   (2.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 477   (1.36%)
  • 11th Grade: 510   (1.45%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,382   (3.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 6,382   (18.19%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2,787   (7.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6,128   (17.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 3,361   (9.58%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6,670   (19.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 1,852   (5.28%)
  • Professional School Degree: 602   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 163   (0.46%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 673

5 to 9 years : 6,048

10 to 14 years : 5,065

15 to 17 years : 3,031

18 and 19 years : 1,759

20 to 24 years : 3,352

25 to 34 years : 1,877

35 years and over : 1,100

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 897

5 to 9 years : 848

10 to 14 years : 826

15 to 17 years : 232

18 and 19 years : 250

20 to 24 years : 664

25 to 34 years : 927

35 years and over : 691

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 1,517

5 to 9 years : 328

10 to 14 years : 82

15 to 17 years : 108

18 and 19 years : 729

20 to 24 years : 4,548

25 to 34 years : 19,558

35 years and over : 52,006


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Costa Mesa City, California

  • Orange County Department Of Education


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 9050, Costa Mesa, CA 92628, Phone: (714) 966-4000, Students: 8,284 )

  • Coastline Rop


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1001 Presidio Sq., Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 979-1955, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Costa Mesa City, California

  • Access County Community


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 9050, Costa Mesa, CA 92628, Phone: (714) 966-4485, Students: 5,083 )

  • Occs:chep/pchs


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 2910 Redhill Ave. Ste. 200, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 327-1000, Students: 1,569 )

  • Access Juvenile Hall


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 9050, Costa Mesa, CA 92628, Phone: (714) 966-4485, Students: 1,018 )

  • Abraham Lincoln Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3101 Pacific View Dr., Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (949) 515-6955, Students: 616 )

  • Orange County Special Education


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 9050, Costa Mesa, CA 92628, Phone: (714) 966-4130, Students: 614 )

  • Early College High


    ( Location: 390 Monte Vista Ave., Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: M, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Costa Mesa City, California

  • Orange Coast Middle College High


    ( Grades: 11-12, Location: Po Box 5005, Costa Mesa, CA 92628, Phone: (714) 432-5732, Students: 97 )

  • Coastline Rop


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1001 Presidio Sq., Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 979-1955, )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Costa Mesa City, California

  • Orange Coast College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 24,424; Location: 701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa, CA 92628, Web: http://www.orangecoastcollege.edu/ )

  • University Of Phoenix-southern California Campus


    ( 4-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 12,084; Location: Suite 500, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Web: http://www.phoenix.edu )

  • Vanguard University Of Southern California


    ( 4-year, Private not-for-profit, Student Population: 2,254; Location: 5 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Web: http://www.vanguard.edu )

  • Career Networks Institute


    ( 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 477; Location: 420 Bristol Street Suite 209, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Web: http://www.cnicollege.edu )

  • Paul Mitchell The School-costa Mesa


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 358; Location: 534 Adams Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Web: http://www.paulmitchelltheschool.com )

  • Pacific College


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 282; Location: 160 Red Hill Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Web: http://pacific-college.com )

  • James Albert School Of Cosmetology


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 117; Location: 81 E 17th St, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Web: http://jamesalbertschool.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Costa Mesa City, California

  • Mariners Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 300 Fischer Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 437-1700, Students: 656 )

  • Christ Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 760 Victoria Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 548-6866, Students: 272 )

  • St Joachim Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1964 Orange Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 574-7411, Students: 262 )

  • The Waldorf School Of Orange County


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2350 Canyon Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 574-7775, Students: 229 )

  • Prince Of Peace Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 2987 Mesa Verde Drive E, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 549-0562, Students: 197 )

  • Page Private School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 657 Victoria Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 515-1700, Students: 137 )

  • Page Private School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: Po Box 10909, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 515-1700, Students: 134 )

  • Vineyard Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 102 Baker Street E, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 979-2957, Students: 87 )

  • Montessori Harbor-mesa School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 3025 Deodar Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 549-3803, Students: 67 )

  • Park Private Day School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 261 Monte Vista Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 645-5171, Students: 65 )

  • Kline School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 320 E 18th Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 722-7242, Students: 57 )

  • Port Mesa Christian School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 650 Hamilton Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 642-9181, Students: 55 )

  • Christian Montessori School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 381 University Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 645-7745, Students: 54 )

  • Int'l Christian Montessori Academy-newpo


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 2591 Irvine Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 645-7745, Students: 50 )

  • Christian Montessori


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 2950 Mcclintock Way, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 549-3877, Students: 20 )

  • Giant Step Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 758 Saint Clair Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 540-1775, Students: 6 )

  • Saniku East West Language School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 271 Avocado Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (310) 532-3770, )

  • St John The Baptist Catholic School


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 1021 Baker Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92626, Phone: (714) 557-5060, )

  • South Coast Priority


    ( Grades: .-., Location: 740 Joann Street, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, Phone: (949) 645-3100, )

Academic Libraries In Costa Mesa City, California

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Costa Mesa City, California

  • Costa Mesa Branch Library


    1855 Park Ave., Costa Mesa, CA 92627

  • Mesa Verde Branch Library


    2969 Mesa Verde Drive East, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Costa Mesa City, California


  • California Scenario - Noguchi Museum


    611 Anton Blvd, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • Cornell Iliescus Noble Cause Foundation Inc


    2085 Placentia Ave Ste 3, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

  • Costa Mesa Historical Society


    Po Box 1764, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • Diego Sepulveda Adobe


    1900 Adams Ave, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • Marine Science Department Public Aquarium


    Orange Coast College, 2701 Fairview Road, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • Orange County Model Engineers


    Po Box 3216, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • Surfing Heritage Museum At South Coast Plaza


    3333 Bear St, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
    http://www.surfingheritage.org

  • The Freedom Committee Of Orange County


    3465 Santa Clara Circle, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

  • Tilyou International Artworks


    2341 Minuteman Way, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Costa Mesa City, California affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Costa Mesa City, California.

Area Features of Costa Mesa City, California


Airport


(1) Bank Of America-metro Center Heliport   (2) Costa Mesa Police Department Heliport   (3) John Wayne Airport-orange County   (4) Los Angeles Times Costa Mesa Heliport  

Building


(1) Costa Mesa Branch Orange County Public Library   (2) Costa Mesa Fire Department Station 1   (3) Costa Mesa Fire Department Station 2   (4) Costa Mesa Fire Department Station 3   (5) Costa Mesa Fire Department Station 4   (6) Costa Mesa Fire Department Station 5   (7) Costa Mesa Police Department   (8) Eddie Martin Terminal   (9) Fairview Developmental Center   (10) Mariners Branch Newport Beach Public Library   (11) Mesa Verde Branch Orange County Public Library   (12) Newport Beach Fire Department Station 6   (13) Newport Beach Fire Department Station 7   (14) Orange County Fire Authority Station 33   (15) Pacific Amphitheater   (16) Santa Ana Coui   (17) Schaefer Ambulance Service  

Canal


(1) Greenville Banning Channel   (2) Paularino Channel  

Church


(1) Christ Lutheran Church   (2) Fairview Community Church   (3) First United Methodist Church   (4) Harbor Light Christian Church   (5) Iglesia De Nazareno   (6) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (7) Lighthouse Coastal Community Church   (8) Saint Joachim Church   (9) Saint John S Episcopal Church   (10) Saint Mary Armenian Church   (11) South Coast Christian Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Costa Mesa  

Crossing


(1) Exit 11a   (2) Exit 11b   (3) Exit 17a   (4) Exit 17b   (5) Exit 17c   (6) Exit 3   (7) Exit 4   (8) Exit 5a   (9) Exit 5b   (10) Exit 9b  

Hospital


(1) College Hospital Costa Mesa   (2) Fairview Developmental Center  

Locale


(1) Costa Mesa Courtyards Shopping Center   (2) Costa Mesa Golf Course   (3) Crystal Court Shopping Center   (4) Harbor Shopping Center   (5) Hillgren Square Shopping Center   (6) Mesa Center Shopping Center   (7) Mesa Verde Country Club   (8) Mesa Verde Shopping Center   (9) Newport Beach Golf Course   (10) Santa Ana Country Club   (11) South Coast Plaza Shopping Center   (12) South Coast Plaza Village Shopping Center   (13) Stater Brothers Plaza Shopping Center   (14) Traingle Square Shopping Center   (15) Westcliff Plaza Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Orange County Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Canyon Park   (2) Civic Center Park   (3) Del Mesa Park   (4) Estancia Park   (5) Gisler Park   (6) Harbor Rest Memorial Park   (7) Harper Park   (8) Lebard Stadium   (9) Lindbergh School Park   (10) Lions Park   (11) Mariners Park   (12) Mesa Verde Park   (13) Orange County Fairgrounds   (14) Paularino Park   (15) Shiffer Park   (16) Smallwood Park   (17) Tanager Park   (18) Te Winkle Park   (19) Tustin Park   (20) Wakeman Park   (21) Wilson Street Park   (22) Wimbleton Park  

Populated Place


(1) Cliff Haven   (2) Costa Mesa   (3) Costa Mesa Mobile Home Estates   (4) Hoosier Trailer Court   (5) Paularino   (6) Ponderosa Mobile Home Park   (7) Regal Mobile Club Estates   (8) Santa Ana Heights   (9) Snug Harbor Trailer Park Historical   (10) Thurin   (11) Tradewinds Trailer Village  

School


(1) Adams Elementary School   (2) Argosy University - Orange County Campus   (3) Bear Street School   (4) California Elementary School   (5) Canyon School   (6) Career Networks Institute   (7) Charles W Te Winkle Middle School   (8) Christ Lutheran School   (9) Coast Community College District Office   (10) College Park Elementary School   (11) Costa Mesa High School   (12) Davis School   (13) Estancia High School   (14) Greenville School   (15) Harper School   (16) Heinz Kaiser Elementary School   (17) Kaiser Primary Center   (18) Killybrooke Elementary School   (19) Lindbergh School   (20) Maranatha Christian Academy   (21) Mariners Elementary School   (22) Mcnally School   (23) Mesa Verde School   (24) Monte Vista High School   (25) Monte Vista School Historical   (26) Orange Coast College   (27) Paularino Elementary School   (28) Pomona Elementary School   (29) Presidio School   (30) Prince Of Peace School   (31) Rea Elementary School   (32) Saint Joachim School   (33) Saint John The Baptist School   (34) Sonora Elementary School   (35) Southern California Bible College   (36) The Art Institute Of California - Orange County   (37) University Of Phoenix - Southern California Campus   (38) Vanguard University Of Southern California   (39) Victoria Elementary School   (40) Wilson Elementary School  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Costa Mesa City, California

92627 (pop. 62,066) 92626 (pop. 48,200)


Cities Nearby Costa Mesa City, California

Central Coast Ccd, CA  (pop. 240,571) 2.2 Miles
Newport Beach City, CA  (pop. 86,697) 3.4 Miles
Fountain Valley City, CA  (pop. 56,351) 3.9 Miles
Huntington Beach City, CA  (pop. 195,094) 5.4 Miles
Santa Ana City, CA  (pop. 331,328) 5.5 Miles
San Joaquin Hills Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,959) 5.7 Miles
North Coast Ccd, CA  (pop. 365,786) 6.0 Miles
Newport Coast Cdp, CA  (pop. 2,671) 6.6 Miles
Irvine City, CA  (pop. 228,813) 7.0 Miles
Westminster City, CA  (pop. 91,344) 7.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Costa Mesa City, California

949



Elevation in Costa Mesa City, California is 82.0 ft. (25.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Costa Mesa City, California

Lat: 33.664969 N        Long: -117.912289 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Costa Mesa City, California need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In California

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 9.46 7.28 4.53 0.00 8.84
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
  Total Electric Industry 10.79 10.04 7.58 5.05 0.00 9.42
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 11.07 10.33 7.59 5.54 0.00 9.66
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
  Total Electric Industry 11.30 10.46 7.33 5.05 0.00 9.69
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.43 10.90 7.09 5.00 0.00 9.78
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.49 7.37 6.73 0.00 9.91
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.83 6.97 6.45 0.00 9.48
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.98 6.95 7.50 0.00 9.54
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
  Total Electric Industry 10.60 9.66 6.59 5.06 0.00 9.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 4.10 3.65 3.00 3.28 0.00 3.28
  Full-Service Providers 10.71 10.05 7.16 4.16 0.00 9.34
  Total Electric Industry 10.64 9.44 6.27 4.15 0.00 8.75
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 13.64 7.82 6.78 9.36 0.00 7.63
  Full-Service Providers 10.85 10.55 7.22 4.79 0.00 9.66
  Total Electric Industry 10.89 10.25 7.14 4.87 0.00 9.47
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.48 1.35 2.08 2.09 0.00 1.67
  Energy-Only Providers 13.21 8.02 7.49 10.78 0.00 8.21
  Full-Service Providers 12.08 12.41 9.54 8.47 0.00 11.41
  Total Electric Industry 12.09 12.15 9.23 8.48 0.00 11.22
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.80 3.57 2.17 5.73 0.00 2.95
  Energy-Only Providers 8.12 6.00 6.18 17.16 0.00 6.14
  Full-Service Providers 12.63 13.84 10.23 6.53 0.00 12.52
  Total Electric Industry 12.64 13.36 9.81 6.60 0.00 12.19
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.43 3.90 2.72 0.00 0.47 3.33
  Energy-Only Providers 7.41 5.76 6.18 0.00 3.47 5.94
  Full-Service Providers 12.23 12.83 9.79 0.00 7.38 12.05
  Total Electric Industry 12.23 12.48 9.59 0.00 5.80 11.78
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 5.66 4.31 3.14 0.00 0.50 3.72
  Energy-Only Providers 6.88 5.90 5.95 0.00 3.59 5.90
  Full-Service Providers 12.20 11.81 9.33 0.00 8.03 11.53
  Total Electric Industry 12.20 11.64 9.27 0.00 6.42 11.35
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.42 4.62 3.48 0.00 0.50 4.07
  Energy-Only Providers 9.52 6.83 6.68 0.00 3.95 6.75
  Full-Service Providers 12.49 11.97 9.39 0.00 8.11 11.71
  Total Electric Industry 12.51 11.92 9.55 0.00 6.55 11.63
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 7.79 4.92 3.54 0.00 0.55 4.27
  Energy-Only Providers 10.57 7.66 7.17 0.00 3.82 7.41
  Full-Service Providers 14.32 12.93 9.95 0.00 7.66 12.92
  Total Electric Industry 14.33 12.90 10.09 0.00 6.29 12.82

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Costa Mesa City, California

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,389   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,529   (2.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 2,229   (4.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 3,622   (6.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 5,038   (9.4%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 7,517   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 8,997   (16.8%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 7,311   (13.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3,499   (6.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 4,312   (8.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,818   (3.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 599   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2,807   (5.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2,885   (5.4%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Costa Mesa City, California)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 1,180

1 vehicle available : 8,818

2 vehicles available : 1,339

3 vehicles available : 210

4 or more vehicles available : 59

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 473

1 vehicle available : 2,994

2 vehicles available : 9,054

3 vehicles available : 1,246

4 or more vehicles available : 274

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 101

1 vehicle available : 950

2 vehicles available : 2,629

3 vehicles available : 1,753

4 or more vehicles available : 194

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 435

1 vehicle available : 1,581

2 vehicles available : 3,947

3 vehicles available : 2,321

4 or more vehicles available : 1,348


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Costa Mesa City, California)

1-person household:

No workers : 4,506

1 worker : 7,100

2-person household:

No workers : 2,152

1 worker : 4,407

2 workers : 7,482

3-person household:

No workers : 315

1 worker : 1,799

2 workers : 2,527

3 workers : 986

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 172

1 worker : 3,028

2 workers : 3,719

3 or more workers : 2,713


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 46,811

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 3,887

In 3-person carpool : 839

In 4-person carpool : 34

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 99

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 43

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 1,852

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 186

Bicycle : 1,461

Walked : 1,342

Other means : 384

Worked at home : 3,314


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Less than 5 minutes : 1,612

5 to 9 minutes : 6,648

10 to 14 minutes : 10,162

15 to 19 minutes : 12,552

20 to 24 minutes : 8,406

25 to 29 minutes : 2,745

30 to 34 minutes : 7,220

35 to 39 minutes : 806

40 to 44 minutes : 1,301

45 to 59 minutes : 2,504

60 to 89 minutes : 1,822

90 or more minutes : 1,160


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Costa Mesa City, California

  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50.0 kW; Bassett, CA; Owner: Ktnq-am License Corp.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50.0 kW; Torrance, CA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50.0 kW; Baldwin Park, CA; Owner: Abc Radio Los Angeles Assets, Llc)
  • KTLK (1150 AM; 50.0 kW; Bassett, CA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KXMX (1190 AM; 20.0 kW; Brea, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KWKU (1220 AM; 0.25 kW; Chino, CA; Owner: Lotus Communications Corp.)
  • KYPA (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KYPA (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KWRM (1370 AM; 5.0 kW; Corona, CA; Owner: Major Market Stations, Inc.)
  • KLTX (1390 AM; 5.0 kW; Paramount, CA; Owner: Hi-favor Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KVNR (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Santa Ana, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KIEV (1500 AM; 50.0 kW; Montebello, CA; Owner: Royce International Broadcasting Company)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 0.5 kW; City Of Industry, CA; Owner: Kermit T Stop Partnership)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 25.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Levine/schwab Partnership)
  • NEW (1500 AM; 50.0 kW; Montebello, CA; Owner: Royce International Broadcasting Company)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KAHZ (1600 AM; 20.0 kW; Corona, CA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Amfm Broadcasting Licenses, Llc)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50.0 kW; Buena Park, CA; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KABC (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Radio License Holding Vi, Llc)
  • KLAA (830 AM; 50.0 kW; Corona, CA; Owner: Laa 1, Llc)
  • KRLA (870 AM; 37.0 kW; Walnut, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KALI (900 AM; 0.5 kW; City Of Industry, CA; Owner: Transition Radio, Llc, Trustee)
  • KHJ (930 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Los Angeles, CA; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Costa Mesa City, California

  • KDLE (103.1 FM; Corona Del Mar, CA; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KBUE (105.5 FM; Compton, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KALI-FM (106.3 FM; Santa Ana, CA; Owner: Kali-fm Licensee, Llc)
  • KWVE (107.9 FM; Corona, CA; Owner: Calvary Chapel Of Costa Mesa)
  • KKJZ (88.1 FM; Long Beach, CA; Owner: California State University, Long Beach Foundation)
  • KSBR (88.5 FM; Mission Viejo, CA; Owner: South Orange County Community College District)
  • KSBR (88.5 FM; Mission Viejo, CA; Owner: South Orange County Community College District)
  • KUCI (88.9 FM; Irvine, CA; Owner: Regents Of The University Of California)
  • KXLU (88.9 FM; Inglewood, CA; Owner: Loyola Marymount University)
  • KBPK (90.1 FM; Buena Park, CA; Owner: Buena Park School District)
  • KSAK (90.1 FM; West Covina, CA; Owner: Mount San Antonio Community College District)
  • KSAK (90.1 FM; Walnut, CA; Owner: Mount San Antonio Community College District)
  • KJLL-FM (92.7 FM; Laguna Beach, CA; Owner: Amaturo Group Of L.a., Ltd.)
  • KDAY (93.5 FM; Torrance, CA; Owner: Kday Licensing, Llc)
  • KEBN (94.3 FM; Santa Ana, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KFSH-FM (95.9 FM; Orange, CA; Owner: New Inspiration Broadcasting Company)
  • KWIZ (96.7 FM; Orange, CA; Owner: Lbi Radio License Llc)
  • KRCV (98.3 FM; Pomona, CA; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Costa Mesa City, California

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11,477  (35.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 5,038  (15.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 7,221  (22.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 157  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 4,261  (13.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 8,884  (36.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 4,553  (18.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 9,696  (39.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 90  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 14 Farms In Costa Mesa City, California


(updated 2008)



Banks In Costa Mesa City, California

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Citibank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 958

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

U.s. Bank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Pacific Mercantile Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Bank Of America, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

First Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $5.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 349

Comerica Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $65.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 483

City National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $30.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 78

California Bank & Trust - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $11m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 99

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Costa Mesa City, California

  • Centerport Heliport


    (about 2.6 miles in Aliso Viejo, California; Airport Code: JOC)

  • John Wayne Airport-Orange County


    (about 2.7 miles in Aliso Viejo, California; Airport Code: SNA)

  • Orange County


    (about 2.7 miles in Aliso Viejo, California; Airport Code: SNA)

  • Newport Beach Airport


    (about 3.8 miles in Newport Beach, California; Airport Code: JNP)

  • Anaheim-Disneyland HP


    (about 10.6 miles in Anaheim, California; Airport Code: ANA)

  • El Toro MCAS


    (about 11.2 miles in Irvine, California; Airport Code: NZJ)

  • Los Alamitos AAF


    (about 11.8 miles in Los Alamitos, California; Airport Code: VZL)

  • Orange County Heliport


    (about 13.1 miles in Orange, California; Airport Code: JOR)

  • Emerald Bay Airport


    (about 13.7 miles in Aliso Viejo, California; Airport Code: QEM)

  • Fullerton Municipal


    (about 14.8 miles in Buena Park, California; Airport Code: FUL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Costa Mesa City, California

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.70%

Carpooled

12.50%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

4.56%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.04%

Subway Or Elevated

0.04%

Railroad

0.08%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.02%

Motorcycle

0.27%

Bicycle

2.00%

Walked

2.39%

Other Means

0.67%

Worked At Home

3.74%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Costa Mesa City, California, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 8,779

Renter-occupied housing units : 8,364

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 369

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,495

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,324

Renter-occupied housing units : 3,414

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 4,645

Renter-occupied housing units : 12,516


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,006

Householder 35 to 44 years : 2,487

Householder 45 to 54 years : 3,089

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,456

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,233

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,487

Householder 75 years and over : 479

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 73

Householder 35 to 44 years : 167

Householder 45 to 54 years : 317

Householder 55 to 59 years : 329

Householder 60 to 64 years : 308

Householder 65 to 74 years : 1,128

Householder 75 years and over : 1,558


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Less than 10.0 percent : 393

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,142

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 2,993

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 3,014

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 3,540

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 2,483

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 2,033

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,458

50.0 percent or more : 6,951

Not computed : 782


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Costa Mesa City, California)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $714,700

Built 1990 to 1999 : $525,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $463,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $535,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $590,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $575,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $722,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $695,400


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Costa Mesa City, California: 58.2%

Percentage of Family Households in California: 68.7%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Costa Mesa City, California

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 2.19%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 19.56%
  • Other institutional facilities : 3.1%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 26.63%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 48.52%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Costa Mesa City, California

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 59 59 $7,989,202
  Two Family 1 2 $176,634
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

60 61 $8,165,836
2000        
  Single Family 58 58 $8,412,539
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

58 58 $8,412,539
2001        
  Single Family 87 87 $13,169,676
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

87 87 $13,169,676
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $158,864
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $158,864
2003        
  Single Family 85 85 $14,113,197
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

85 85 $14,113,197
2004        
  Single Family 61 61 $16,033,781
  Two Family 2 4 $602,889
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

63 65 $16,636,670
2005        
  Single Family 65 65 $16,977,221
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 32 $6,332,368
  Total

66 97 $23,309,589
2006        
  Single Family 80 80 $18,814,823
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 6 $776,167
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

82 86 $19,590,990


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Costa Mesa City, CA): $50,732
Median Household Income In 2000 (California): $47,493


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Costa Mesa City): $263,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (California): $198,900


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Costa Mesa City): $956
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (California): $747


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Costa Mesa City, California

Utility Gas: 75.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.4%
Electricity: 21.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.1%
Solar Energy: 0.1%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.8%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Costa Mesa City, California are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Costa Mesa City, California

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 578 $4,582,971 161 $206,947 14,103 $95,148 $14.67
Financial Administration 36 $271,290 1 $1,523 133 $90,430 $11.45
Other Government Administration 72 $478,842 7 $12,673 934 $79,807 $13.57
Judicial and Legal 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Police Protection - Officers 150 $1,468,969 9 $19,623 799 $117,518 $24.56
Police - Other 71 $395,899 28 $61,098 3,111 $66,913 $19.64
Firefighters 127 $1,190,993 6 $8,367 644 $112,535 $12.99
Fire - Other 8 $49,729 4 $2,369 221 $74,594 $10.72
Streets and Highways 39 $269,599 8 $10,193 622 $82,954 $16.39
Airports 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Transport and Terminals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Solid Waste Management 4 $20,770 0 $0 0 $62,310 --
Sewerage 3 $18,389 0 $0 0 $73,556 --
Parks and Recreation 40 $236,389 96 $88,321 7,368 $70,917 $11.99
Housing and Community Development(Local) 8 $52,374 0 $0 0 $78,561 --
Other and Unallocable 20 $129,729 2 $2,781 270 $77,837 $10.30

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Costa Mesa City, California

Accentcare Home Health Of California, Inc


     Address: 3636 Birch Street, Suite 195, Newport Beach, California 92660
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/22/1983

Vna Home Health Systems


     Address: 2500 Red Hill Avenue, Suite 105, Santa Ana, California 92705
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Care Dimensions Llc


     Address: 3130 S Harbor Blvd , Suite 270, Santa Ana, California 92704
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/28/2007

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 2850 S Redhill Ave Ste 230, Santa Ana, California 92705
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/16/1990

Act Home Health, Inc


     Address: 1540 East 1st Street, Suite #128, Santa Ana, California 92701
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/21/1998

Hospitals Close To Costa Mesa City, California

College Hospital Costa Mesa


     Address: 301 Victoria Street, Costa Mesa, California 92627
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Fairview Developmental Center


     Address: 2501 Harbor Boulevard, Costa Mesa, California 92626
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian


     Address: One Hoag Drive, Newport Beach, California 92663
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital


     Address: 17100 Euclid Street, Fountain Valley, California 92708
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center


     Address: 9920 Talbert Avenue, Fountain Valley, California 92708
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Costa Mesa City, California

Victoria Healthcare Center


     Address: 340 Victoria Street, Costa Mesa, California 92627
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Mesa Verde Convalescent Hospital


     Address: 661 Center Street, Costa Mesa, California 92627
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Newport Subacute Healthcare Center


     Address: 2570 Newport Blvd, Costa Mesa, California 92627
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 63%

Flagship Healthcare Center


     Address: 466 Flagship Road, Newport Beach, California 92663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 67%

Newport Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1555 Superior Avenue, Newport Beach, California 92663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 48
     Percent Occupied: 81%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Costa Mesa City, California

Name: San Onofre (SONGS) 2 and 3
Address: PO Box 128; San Clemente, CA 92674
Distance: 24 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Costa Mesa City, California

    Retired Workers: 7,215
    Disabled Workers: 1,080
    Widowers Workers: 910
    Spouses Workers: 620
    Children Workers: 1,010


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Costa Mesa City, California


Charges


Regular Highways: $367,000
Housing & Community Development: $436,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,302,000
Solid Waste Management: $287,000
All Other: $3,397,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Highways: $506,000
Housing & Community Development: $1,770,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $18,197,000
Highways: $2,047,000
All Other: $6,106,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $5,951,000
Fire Protection: $17,691,000
Central Staff Services: $8,042,000
Health Services - Other: $948,000
Regular Highways: $8,157,000
Housing & Community Development: $2,370,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,519,000
Police Protection: $37,422,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $6,070,000
Sewerage: $395,000
Solid Waste Management: $5,000


Construction


Fire Protection: $191,000
Central Staff Services: $1,245,000
Housing & Community Development: $225,000
Police Protection: $267,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $1,187,000
Central Staff: $1,000
General Public Building: $1,280,000
Regular Highways: $1,301,000
Housing & Community Development: $4,000
Parks & Recreation: $262,000
Police Protection: $133,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $32,000
General - Other: $733,000


General


Interest On Debt: $1,256,000


Tax


Property: $18,856,000
Total General Sales: $38,615,000
Public Utilities: $3,675,000
Other Selective Sales: $5,465,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $912,000
Other License: $1,417,000
Documentary & Stock Transfer: $677,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $2,382,000
Fines & Forfeits: $3,038,000
Rents: $2,557,000
Donations From Private Sources: $24,000
General Revenue, Nec: $372,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $2,610,000


Bond Fund


Cash & Deposits: $10,700,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $81,200,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $73,586,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,365,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,465,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $29,260,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,360,000


(updated 2006)



Orange County, California Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 38.98%
  • Bush & Cheney 59.68%
  • Other 1.33%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Costa Mesa City, California citizens.

Relocation to Orange County, CA

5.21 % of Orange County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $55,712

California Average 5.75 %

0.12 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,913

California Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Orange County, CA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Los Angeles County , CA 1.91 % ($54,756 AGI )
  • Riverside County , CA 0.47 % ($51,018 AGI )
  • San Diego County , CA 0.32 % ($52,882 AGI )

Relocation away from Orange County, CA

6.37 % of Orange County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $56,819

California Average 6.27 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $47,327

California Average 0.11 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Orange County, CA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Los Angeles County , CA 1.43 % ($46,009 AGI )
  • Riverside County , CA 1.20 % ($52,293 AGI )
  • San Bernardino Count , CA 0.40 % ($46,220 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in California

Low Bracket: $6,827 (1.00%)
High Bracket: $44,815 (9.30%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in California

7.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Costa Mesa City, California is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Costa Mesa City, California directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Costa Mesa City, California

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 4 2 1 3 3 6 0 1 1 1 4 4 1
    per 100,000 4 2 1 3 3 5 0 1 1 1 4 4 1
Rape 28 14 42 41 30 30 39 39 27 34 30 32 46
    per 100,000 25 12 38 37 27 27 36 36 25 31 27 28 41
Robbery 155 98 112 113 119 123 77 120 114 93 83 83 94
    per 100,000 140 87 101 102 107 111 70 110 103 84 75 74 84
Assault 203 156 149 127 154 147 142 190 162 112 114 135 111
    per 100,000 183 138 134 115 139 133 129 174 147 101 102 120 99
Burglary 554 511 516 495 596 524 509 516 516 458 524 668 512
    per 100,000 500 453 464 447 536 473 463 474 468 415 471 593 455
Larceny Theft 2,595 2,620 2,665 2,747 2,692 2,449 2,426 2,547 2,557 2,454 2,743 3,050 2,748
    per 100,000 2,343 2,324 2,395 2,479 2,422 2,210 2,209 2,339 2,321 2,222 2,466 2,708 2,442
Vehicle Theft 482 425 405 448 555 407 401 304 248 282 267 361 296
    per 100,000 435 377 364 404 499 367 365 279 225 255 240 321 263
Arson 15 16 14 15 12 11 9 12 14 10 14 24 13
    per 100,000 14 14 13 14 11 10 8 11 13 9 13 21 12
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
98 68 76 71 77 77 65 88 76 60 58 64 63
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
912 893 900 926 964 848 836 845 834 801 887 1,026 892
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
505 480 488 499 520 462 450 466 455 431 472 545 478


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In California

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
102,616 86,846 87,706 66,041 63,500 86,912 123,821 0 80,848 82,147


(updated 2014)



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