City Profile

Demographic Composition

Category Measure        
Population* 84,931 People        
Median Age**
38.9 years old
       
*State Department of Finance, April 2017          
**Nielsen Claritas, April 2017          

Distribution by Ethnicity & Race*

Ethnicity Distribution
White 65.88 %
Black 1.83 %
American Indian 0.54 %
Asian 15.28 %
Native Hawaiian 0.26 %
Some Other Race 10.96 %
Two or More 5.25 %
*Nielsen Claritas, April 2017  
Ethnic Composition

Hispanic/Latino is not a racial category. Consequently, a person that identifies as Hispanic/Latino is also included into the general racial categories (i.e. White, Black, American Indian, Asian, Native American, Other, or Two or More races). Residents that self-identify as Hispanic/Latino represent approximately 28% of the total population.*

Employment By Field Jan 2017

Employment Profile*

Profession Distribution
Management, Business and Financial Operations 18.70 %
Professional and Related Occupations 24.71 %
Service 13.41 %
Sales, Office and Administrative Support 26.86 %
Farming, Fishing and Forestry 0.43 %
Construction, Extraction and Maintenance 8.22 %
Production, Transportation and Material Moving 7.68 %
*Nielsen Claritas, January 2017  

Development*

Type Distribution
Residential 3,618 Acres
Commercial and Professional Office 727 Acres
Business Park and Light Industrial 1,225 Acres
Open Space and Parks 3,311 Acres
*Based on City General Plan Estimates  

Housing*

Category Distribution
Median Household Income $97,005
Households 27,607
*Nielsen Claritas, April 2017  

Major Employers

Company Distribution
Oakley 2,353 Employees
Panasonic Avionics 2,122 Employees
loanDepot 1,628 Employees
Spectrum Brands HHI 541 Employees
Schneider Electric 500 Employees
Bal Seal Engineering 427 Employees
Home Depot USA Inc. 339 Employees
Alcon Research 315 Employees
Walmart 286 Employees
Apria Healthcare Group 281 Employees
Kawasaki 261 Employees
Dynacast 207 Employees
Del Taco 163 Employees
Applied Medical 156 Employees

Distance to Airports

Airport Distance
John Wayne Orange County 11 Miles
Long Beach Airport 25 Miles
LA/Ontario International Airport 45 Miles
Los Angeles International Airport 50 Miles

Distance to Ports

Port Distance
Long Beach 25 Miles
Los Angeles 45 Miles

Transportation

Location Distance
Irvine Spectrum 3 Miles
Beaches 7 Miles
Inland Empire 28 Miles
Los Angeles 45 Miles
San Diego 77 Miles

Nearby Colleges and Universities

Institution Distance
Irvine Valley Community College 8.8 Miles
Concordia University 9.2 Miles
University of California, Irvine 11.6 Miles
Saddleback Community College 12.0 Miles
Soka University 12.9 Miles
Chapman University 18.1 Miles
California State University, Fullerton 24.1 Miles

Educational Attainment (Population 25+)*

Education Distribution  
No College 23.75%  
Some College 23.09 %  
Associate's Degree 8.73 %  
Bachelor's Degree 30.18 %  
Professional Degree or Higher 14.25 %  
*Nielsen Claritas, April 2017    
Education