Costa Mesa Real Estate Homes For Sale

A suburban city located in coastal Orange County, the city of Costa Mesa, California, is home to a population of more than 116,000, as of 2009 estimates. The city makes up an area of over 15 square miles, with a population density of nearly 7,500 people per square mile. The town has an economic base that revolves around its retail commerce and light manufacturing industries. Costa Mesa is 37 miles southeast of Los Angeles, 88 miles north of San Diego and 475 miles south of San Francisco, and most importantly, just one mile from the Pacific Ocean. It was incorporated as a city in 1953. The city is one of the more modest in Orange County in terms of wealth, as its median income for a household is just over $50,000. The city began as a Spanish land grant in 1801.

The city's best known landmark is the South Coast Plaza, a large shopping center that is among the highest-selling retail centers in teh country, with more than $1 billion in sales annually. There are also some manufacturing centers in the south of the city, with some electronics, pharmaceuticals and plastics firms. Several bus lines operated by the Orange County Transportation Authority provide public transportation in and around town.

Attractions in the city include the Orange County Performing Arts Center, eVocal, the South Coast Repertory Theater and the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, which includes the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall and Samueli Theater. The city has its own daily newspaper, The Daily Pilot, which is operated by Los Angeles Times. There are 26 parks, a municipal golf course, 26 public schools and two libraries, and State Route 73 and State Route 55 both terminate here, while The San Diego Freeway runs through.

Costa Mesa is the home of the Orange County Fairgrounds, the site of the Orange County Fair every year in July and an attractions the brings in more than one million visitors annually. Next to the fairgrounds is the Pacific Amphitheater, a large venue that is home to various concerts and performances. Colleges here include Orange Coast College, Vanguard University and Whittier Law School.

Newest Costa Mesa Homes For sale

3125 Limerick, Costa Mesa CA 92626


3125 Limerick, Costa Mesa

This tastefully updated 2-story home is located in a great Costa Mesa neighborhood. Features 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Updated 2 years ago with stainless-steel applian...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS PW14225767

1912 Kauai, Costa Mesa CA 92626


1912 Kauai, Costa Mesa

Home SUITE home! Custom two-story home built in 2005 at entrance to private Mesa Verde Country Club. Dramatic and stunning entry with high ceilings open to the drama of...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 5.0
  • MLS PW14225563

1792 Kenwood, Costa Mesa CA 92627


1792 Kenwood, Costa Mesa

CLOSE TO THE BEACH!!! 2550 sq ft house, 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms. 3 bedrooms contain ensuite bathrooms and the upstairs master is a total Spa Bathroom complete with an o...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 4.0
  • MLS OC14225753

118 Magnolia, Costa Mesa CA 92627


118 Magnolia, Costa Mesa

Killer Eastside Location!!! Charming 1 bedroom house walking distance to Triangle Square/restaurants/shopping. Beautiful hardwood floors, large yard with a 1 car garage &...

  • Beds 1
  • Baths 1.0
  • MLS OC14225542

473 East 20th, Costa Mesa CA 92627


473 East 20th, Costa Mesa

Sitting on an oversized 8100 sqft lot, this fabulous gated single level compound offers 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and is an entertainers dream! Enter through the private enclo...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS NP14225277

671 West Wilson, Costa Mesa CA 92627


671 West Wilson, Costa Mesa

Charming 4 Bedroom/2 bath home located in Westside Costa Mesa. Recently remodeled, features include: Dual pane windows, copper plumbing, refinished hardwood floors, new ...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS PW14223612

604 Knowell, Costa Mesa CA 92627


604 Knowell, Costa Mesa

Beautiful remodeled 3Br 2Bth West side Costa Mesa! Room additions and new roof were done in 2005. Upgrades: Tile and bamboo flooring, newer roof/stucco exterior, copper...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14219204

968 Magellan, Costa Mesa CA 92626


968 Magellan, Costa Mesa

Welcome to this true Turn Key family home on a small cul-de-sac! Traditional curb appeal with brick trim and covered front porch adds warmth and appeal. Formal entry giv...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14222302

1638 Baker, Costa Mesa CA 92626


1638 Baker, Costa Mesa

Brand new REMODELl! Must See Inside.... Wonderful opportunity to own a single level 3 bedroom, 2 bath home that is TURN-KEY and MOVE IN READY! Beautiful brand new kitc...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14222692

232 Magnolia, Costa Mesa CA 92627


232 Magnolia, Costa Mesa

This charming cottage is located on a quiet, tree lined street in Eastside Costa Mesa which blends traditional and craftsman styles together. A beautifully manicured fron...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS NP14222381

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