Huntington Beach is located in Orange County, California. This is the largest of the sea side cities in Orange County. The city is bordered by Fountain Valley, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Seal Beach, Westminster and the Pacific Ocean. Huntington Beach is best known for is surf culture, often referred to as “Surf City, USA.” The city was incorporated in 1909 and has a population of approximately 190,000. The city is ideally set just 35 miles south of Los Angeles and 95 miles north of San Diego.
Huntington Beach has fabulous year round weather, with a Mediterranean like climate. Huntington Beach is home to the longest beach in Orange County at 8.5 miles. Well known for its many beaches, HB has a beach that fits everyone wishes. Huntington City Beach is loaded with activities from surfing to beach volleyball to evening bon fires. Dog lovers are drawn to Huntington Dog Beach created to cater to four legged family members and their people. Huntington State Beach is perfect for families with multiple picnic areas and bike trails. The Northern most beach in the city is Bolsa Chica State Beach with fishing areas and picnic areas. Sunset Beach was made for nature lovers and photographers, with picture perfect sunsets. Huntington Harbour has calm waters perfect for kayaking; there is a variety of wildlife throughout the Harbour. Residents love the quiet Surfside Beach with few activities it is perfect for locals to hangout.
The Huntington Beach real estate market is one of the most accessible in Orange County, with homes ranging in price from $300,000 to four plus million dollars for custom built beach front estates. Let the real estate professionals of The Franco Team, help you find your perfect “Surf City” home. Four distinctive areas make-up Huntington Beach including South, West, Northeast and Northwest, each area has several developments. Home prices are dependent on location, property size, home size, neighborhood amenities and views. Views in Huntington Beach are of Pacific Ocean, Huntington Beach Harbour, Catalina Island, white water and gorgeous sunsets. There are both guard gated and non guard gated neighborhoods in the city.
Huntington Beach students attend schools in the Huntington Beach City School District. The district has seven elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school. The mission of the school district is high academic standards, in which each student learns to their full potential and collaboration between staff, students, parents and the community. In addition, there are 24 private schools throughout Huntington Beach such as the Carden Academy, Coastline Christian School, LePort School and Pattis Preschool.