Placentia, California 

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Population

52,294

+5.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.2%

Median Income

$79,275

Median Home Price

$709,100

Best Places to Live in Placentia, California

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

Pros
Entertainment
Coastline and beach areas
Big-city amenities
Cons
Overcrowding
Air quality
Cost of living
 $2,145 
243 Doverfield Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 884 SqFt
 $1,260,000 
1119 Maertzweiler Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4 | 2885 SqFt
 $799,000 
1287 Holt Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1437 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

City: Placentia
Zip Codes: 92870
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 104 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Placentia is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Placentia jobs have increased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Placentia's cost of living is 67.4% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Placentia's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, May and October are the most pleasant months in Placentia, while January and December 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
Placentia's population is 52,294 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Placentia is $709,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.6%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Placentia public schools spend $9,664 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 27.6 students per teacher in Placentia. More Education



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Housing Market in Placentia

It's a good time to buy in Placentia. Home Appreciation is up 4.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Placentia Real Estate

The median home price in Placentia is $709,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Placentia   5 Reviews
Living in Placentia - 9/13/2011
PLACENTIA IS A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE. BEEN HERE SINCE 1980. EASY ACCESS TO FREEWAYS, PLENTY OF COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL BUSINESSES AROUND FOR EMPLOYMENT. NEARBY--GOLF... Read More

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Cheap Housing - 4/12/2010
If you rent, Placentia's not bad. I haven't noticed too much crime but there are quite a few reasonable apartments. Being close to a California State School has its... Read More

Southern California - 3/3/2008
We live in a "quiet" suburb of Orange County California (south of Los Angeles). Pros: shopping, freeway access, airport availability, mountains, beaches. Cons: ... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN PLACENTIA
$2,145
243 Doverfield Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$1,260,000
1119 Maertzweiler Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$799,000
1287 Holt Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$849,000
1219 N Ventana Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$970,000
920 Rashford Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$1,100,000
1398 Roxborough Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$899,000
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Bed 4 | Bath 3

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