Newport Coast is located just south of the main section of Newport Beach, in Newport Beach, California. Until 2001, Newport Coast was a separate city when it was annexed by the city of Newport Beach. This distinctive are has a population of just 10,000 people. The total area of Newport Coast encompasses 7.2 square miles, 7.0 square miles are land and .2 square miles is water. Newport Coast sits in the San Joaquin Hills above the Crystal Cove State Park. Newport Coast is home to many luxury neighborhoods, including the developments of Crystal Cove and Pelican Hill. Newport Coast is a fifteen minute drive from the John Wayne Airport, the distinguished Hoag Hospital, University of California at Irvine and The Orange County Performing Arts Center. Newport Beach is located approximately half way between Los Angeles and San Diego.
Originally developed by the Irvine Company, as a master planned community, Newport Coast is now home to some of the most sought after real estate in Orange County. With a wide variety of residential options available, from studio apartments to ocean view custom built estates, Newport Coast is a wonderful place to begin your Newport Beach real estate search. Views from Newport Coast homes and properties include the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, Newport Coast, Newport Harbor, white water, the surrounding San Joaquin Mountains and gorgeous sunsets. Newport Coast has 27 different neighborhoods to choose from such as Aubergine, Cassis, Costa Azul, Oceana and Pelican Hill. Both the Crystal Cove development and the Pelican Hill development are located in Newport Coast. Homes and condos in Newport Coast range in price from 300,000 dollars to 25,000 plus million dollars. There are both guard gated and non-guard gated neighborhoods to choose from. The real estate professionals at the Franco Team are Newport Coast experts and would love to help you find your perfect property.
Newport Coast students attend schools in the award winning Newport Mesa Unified School District, specifically Newport Coast Elementary School, Ensign Middle School and Newport Harbor High School. These schools offer many extracurricular activities. Students living in the Crystal Cove community attend schools in the Laguna Beach Unified School District, specifically El Morro Elementary School, Thurston Middle School and Laguna Beach High School. There are numerous private schools in the area as well including California Pacific Charter Schools, Carden Hall Inc, Christ by Sea Um Children’s Center, Newport Christian School, Newport Montessori School, Our Lady Queen of Angels School, Sage Hill School, St. Matthews Montessori School, St. Andrews Presbyterian Preschool, The Susan Phillips Day School and Tutor Time Learning Center.
Newport Coast has Mediterranean like climate, giving it gorgeous year round weather. Among the endless outdoor activities available are tennis, boating, surfing, swimming and much more. There is bird watching available at the estuary at Back Bay. Surfers can catch world class waves at several locations such as the legendary “Wedge.” There are miles of trails throughout Newport Beach for walking, biking, hiking, and horseback riding. Most neighborhoods offer community pools and tennis courts.