Costa Mesa, CA

Orange County

What you need to know about Costa Mesa, CA

Costa Mesa is located in Orange County, California. The population is 50% White, 1% Black, 7% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 15% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 27% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $66,491 and the median home value is $586,800. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Costa Mesa, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Costa Mesa has a Walk Score ® of 60.

Housing

Homes Owned 39.80%
39.80% Complete
Homes Rented 60.20%
60.20% Complete

Real Estate

In Costa Mesa, California


Ready to move to Costa Mesa? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Costa Mesa.

Median Home Price

$586,800
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Costa Mesa, California


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Costa Mesa rates.

Median Household Income

$66,491
Higher than the national average

Business

In Costa Mesa, California


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Costa Mesa.

Residents

Most residents are
25-34 Years old

Health

In Costa Mesa, California


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Costa Mesa.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 37%
37% Complete
Graduated High School 85%
85% Complete

Costa Mesa, CA's Livability Rankings