Irvine, California 

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Population

283,700

+29.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$91,999

Median Home Price

$1,030,900

Median Age

34.4

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.8 / 8.7

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Irvine, California

National-center complex - Southern California Coast, south and west of the San Bernardino Mountains. June, July and October are the most pleasant months in Irvine, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
Zip Codes: 92620 92618 92612 92604 92602 92614 92606 92603 92617
Cost of Living: 87.1% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

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Irvine, CA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living


What Bert Has To Say About Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim 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


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Irvine is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Irvine jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Irvine's cost of living is 87.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Irvine's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, July and October are the most pleasant months in Irvine, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Orange county remained moderately Democratic, 53.5% to 44.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Irvine's population is 283,700 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 29.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Irvine is Real Estate: $1,030,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.5%.

SCHOOLS
Irvine public schools spend $8,982 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 29.9 students per teacher in Irvine. More Education



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Housing Market in Irvine

It's a good time to buy in Irvine. Home Appreciation is up 13.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Irvine is $1,030,900.
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Reviews for Irvine   40 Reviews
Best place to raise a family (live/work) - 5/28/2020
I wouldn't live elsewhere. I originally moved to Irvine in 2002 from the Midwest, not knowing what it even was. I left and moved around a great deal locally in OC,... Read More

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It was a safe/affluent/good place, and still is - 4/17/2019
I've lived in Irvine since 2007. To be completely honest, Irvine is basically Asian central. Tons of Asians, that's definitely true. Recently, we've been having crime... Read More

Great place to live in S. CA - 12/2/2017
Pros Local farmer's markets, easy access to beaches, plenty of events, top rated schools and universities located nearby make this a great place to live for young and... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN IRVINE, CALIFORNIA
92620 92618 92612 92604 92602 92614 92606 92603 92617

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