Costa Mesa, California 

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Population

112,930

+3.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$66,491

Median Home Price

$790,200

Best Places to Live in Costa Mesa, California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. June, October and September are the most pleasant months in Costa Mesa, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living
 $1,749,000 
426 E 16th Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1967 SqFt
 $1,250,000 
440 Hamilton St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 952 SqFt
 $1,485,000 
1788 Kinglet Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 3 | 2989 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Costa Mesa
Zip Codes: 92627 92626
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Costa Mesa is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Costa Mesa jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Costa Mesa's cost of living is 75.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Costa Mesa's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, October and September are the most pleasant months in Costa Mesa, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Orange county flipped Democratic in the most recent Presidential election, after voting Republican in the previous four. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Costa Mesa's population is 112,930 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 22.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Costa Mesa is $790,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Costa Mesa public schools spend $12,563 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.6 students per teacher in Costa Mesa. More Education



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Housing Market in Costa Mesa

It's a good time to buy in Costa Mesa. Home Appreciation is up 4.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Costa Mesa Real Estate

The median home price in Costa Mesa is $790,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Costa Mesa   8 Reviews
CROWDED - 3/5/2010
Costa mesa has awesome shopping but is way too crowded and I have had 3 cars stolen in the past 5 years along with countless break-ins and theft. Expensive. Close to... Read More

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Perfect Climate - 11/4/2009
Costa Mesa has a near perfect climate . . . plenty of sun but rarely over 100 degrees (our house doesn't even have AC). Nestled between Newport Beach and Huntington... Read More

Cost of Living in Costa Mesa - 10/29/2009
We have a good amount of low-income, medium-income, and relatively high-income... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN COSTA MESA, CALIFORNIA
92627 92626

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NEW LISTINGS IN COSTA MESA
$1,749,000
426 E 16th Pl
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$1,250,000
440 Hamilton St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

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1788 Kinglet Ct
Bed 5 | Bath 3

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