The City of Newport Beach, CA is located on the central coast of Orange County. The city recently celebrated their centennial birthday in 2006, being originally incorporated in 1906. As of 2010 Newport Beach had a population of 85,186. For decades Newport has been a playground for the rich and famous including Hollywood.
Newport Beach has always had some of the finest schools in Orange County, it is served be the Newport Mesa Unified School District. The schools which serve the city include Newport Harbor High School and Corona Del Mar High School. A new addition as of 2000 is Sage Hill which is a Private college Prep School located in Newport Coast.
Newport Beach offers some the finest real estate in Orange County and the world. Newport Beach has consistently placed in the top 5 for top real estate prices in the nation. The selection of real estate is vast, with some of the finest ocean front and ocean view estate homes in the world, but there are also many condos which are great for those looking for second homes.
Newport Beach is actually a collection of four communities, those communities are Newport Coast, Corona del Mar, Balboa Peninsula and Newport Beach. Each of these communities have their own unique feel and real estate offerings. Newport Coast is the newest addition of the the four being developed by the Irvine Company over the past decade. Newport Coast homes area a collection of executive homes as well as estate homes offering golf views and ocean views. The center of Newport Coast is the Pelican Hill Resort offering two beautiful golf courses.
The village of Corona del Mar allows its residents to walk to the many restaurants and dining options along Pacific Coast Highway which bisects the community. There are many newer homes, older cottages and beautiful ocean front estates. The Balboa Peninsula is the casual of four communities, offering the beach lifestyle with many casual beach dining options. The real estate is also more casual with many cottage style homes, many investment properties as well as some beautiful ocean front homes. Newport Coast offers some the finest luxury homes for sale in Southern California and all the world.