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

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$724,900

1705 Labrador, Costa Mesa

Wonderful, open and bright home with recent upgrades in almost every room of the house. Located in the highly sought after neighborhood of Mesa Verde in Costa Mesa. Compl...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14247309

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$629,000

3102 Fernheath, Costa Mesa

Beautiful home inside and out. Located in a quiet location off the main neighborhood roads. Spacious front yard set back from the street features a new lawn, striking bri...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14246874

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$948,500

2025 Baltra, Costa Mesa

Stunning remodeled Mesa Verde home with bright, open floor plan. Gorgeous contemporary kitchen with Quartz countertops, custom cabinets and stainless steel appliances. ...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS PW14246368

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$645,000

2429 Andover, Costa Mesa

This property is a classic three-bedrooom, one and three-quarter bath SFR on a spacious parcel in College Park. The home has been upgraded with wood floors and ceiling f...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS PW14246083

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$785,000

2031 North Capella, Costa Mesa

Single story Mesa Verde home is located inside the tract and surrounded by some of the nicest neighbors! This lovely, well maintained home has a permitted family room off...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14245958

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$1,350,000

486 Broadway, Costa Mesa

SOLD AS-IS WITH ALL CITY APPROVED PLANS, FOUNDATION WORK AND LUMBER FOR FRAMING! This project is NOT a fire sale and the cost of building the home is separate from the a...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS OC14244909

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$629,900

1122 Corona Unit 1, Costa Mesa

Mesa Del Mar REO property just on the market. Home is sold as is. Property has tremendous potential a must see. Great location with easy access from the 405 Freeway an...

  • Beds 5
  • Baths 3.0
  • MLS OC14201009

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$585,000

1943 Federal, Costa Mesa

This home features 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and a generous backyard. Closely located to shopping, beaches, and transportation. New roof and windows were installed in 2012....

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 1.0
  • MLS NP14244442

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$649,000

2269 Avalon, Costa Mesa

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  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS NP14244760

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$432,000

1654 Oahu, Costa Mesa

Builder / Investor Opportunity! Excellent location on quiet culdesac in sought after Mesa Verde neighborhood. Fire damaged single story 3 bedroom, 2 bath home on 6970 sqf...

  • Beds 3
  • Baths 2.0
  • MLS LG14244803

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