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What Bert Has To Say About Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana Metro Area

In the mid–20th century, the complex Los Angeles–Long Beach area started as a warm-weather paradise with a strong economic base and the attraction of cosmopolitan adventure. The area is huge. Because of earthquake risk and the increasing importance of the automobile, the city built outward—into every nook and cranny of available level land for miles—rather than upward.


Quick Facts About Orange

    The unemployment rate in Orange is 4.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Orange jobs have Increased by 0.67 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Orange's cost of living is 75.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Orange's population is 136,891 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 0.68 percent.
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Orange is $543,300. Home appreciation the last year has been 20.00 percent.
    Orange public schools spend $9,910 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 23.3 students per teacher in Orange.

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The Good Life
Born and raised in Orange County, I went away to the Midwest for college. After four years in fly-over country, I came back home to Orange County. Boy how you take the... (read more)
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I came here for graduate school and stayed for my lifetime. I love it here. The old town is cool, and it's really close to everything. Disneyland is just down the road,... (read more)
I love Orange County
I love where I live. I hate that people refer it to "the OC". That old saying holds true here- "You get what you pay for". If you can afford to live in Orange County,... (read more)
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