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


1091 REDDING Avenue, Costa Mesa

This is it!! The one you have been waiting for. Located in South Coast Metro, a RARE FIND SINGLE STORY. Beautifully upgraded and ready to go. Lovely curb appeal with a sp...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14080613


3107 WARREN Lane, Costa Mesa

Owned by the same family for almost 50 years and they loved every moment here. This special home has a super location on quiet corner just steps from Halecrest School and...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS PW14040385


3111 SAMOA Place, Costa Mesa

Situated in the prime location of Mesa Verde, this turnkey-single story home in a quite neighborhood has been completely upgraded and is move-in ready. All upgrades have...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14080395

2384 CORNELL Drive, Costa Mesa CA 92626


2384 CORNELL Drive, Costa Mesa

Charming 3 bedroom 2 bath home! Completely Remodeled throughout! No details spared! Very light and bright open floor plan. Kitchen features composite quartz counter tops,...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14080098

1983 ORANGE Avenue, Costa Mesa CA 92627


1983 ORANGE Avenue, Costa Mesa

STANDARD SALE Near Newport Beach. Blocks from the Triangle square and Newport Beach. Put your toes in the sand near this Super clean 1200 sq ft. 3 bedroom , 2 bathroom h...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS CV14079805

3499 QUEENS Court, Costa Mesa CA 92626


3499 QUEENS Court, Costa Mesa

This gracious wimbledon village plan "d", located on 6,098 sq. Ft. Cul-de-sac lot offers approximately 2590 sq. Ft. Of spacious living with 4 bedroom (1 dn and 3 up), 3 b...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS PW14079558

2507 FORDHAM Drive, Costa Mesa CA 92626


2507 FORDHAM Drive, Costa Mesa

Tons of possibility. Hardwood floors in living room and dining room. Fireplace, full laundry room, new carpet in bed rooms. Private, fenced rear yard. Kitchen opens to...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14079392

256 PALMER Street, Costa Mesa CA 92627


256 PALMER Street, Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa?s highly desirable Eastside Heights neighborhood borders Newport Beach and provides all of the same easy access to the ocean, beach, bay, shopping, financial a...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS NP14079378


431 COSTA MESA Street, Costa Mesa

This is truly a rare Eastside charmer with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths. This unique home has a pool, spa and waterfalls. Great for entertaining with tropical settings and ...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS OC13230756

1041 REGATTA Run, Costa Mesa CA 92627


1041 REGATTA Run, Costa Mesa

Stunning home in fabulous private gated award winning community," Neighborhood Pride Awards". Extremely well maintained and upgraded the home is currently set-up as 3 bed...

  • Beds 4
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS LG14079077

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