Best Places to Live

Costa Mesa , CA

Population: 112,377
LIV
SCORE
622

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A city of 26 parks and 26 public schools, Costa Mesa has for its motto “City of the Arts.” Retail is a large part of the economy, especially thanks to South Coast Plaza and its 322 stores. The city hosts the Orange County Fair every July that attracts more than 1 million visitors.

Costa Mesa , CA Ranking Data

Civic
42
Demographics
57
Economy
58
Education
73
Health
70
Housing
52
Infrastructure
66