Laguna Niguel

Welcome to Laguna Niguel

Subtle luxury encased in coastal beauty
 
Explore a city where the essence of coastal luxury meets everyday living — Laguna Niguel. Nestled in Orange County, California, the city's name pays homage to its historical roots. Located in the southeastern edge of Orange County within the stunning San Joaquin Hills, the city's location offers proximity to the Pacific Ocean and neighboring cities like Aliso Viejo, Dana Point, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Mission Viejo, and San Juan Capistrano.
 
Laguna Niguel, tracing its origins to the historic Rancho Niguel Mexican land grant, morphed into one of California's first planned communities under the Laguna Niguel Corporation in 1959. Today, it primarily serves as a residential city, offering serene neighborhoods for individuals working in northern and central Orange County. Reflecting a high standard of living, the city’s median household income soars 31 percent above the Orange County average and nearly doubles the U.S. average. Residents appreciate a mild coastal climate, low crime rate, and a plethora of parks and public trails defining the city's character.
 

What to Love

  • Exceptionally safe place to live
  • Variety in housing with diverse price ranges
  • Superior education with award-winning schools
  • High demand with valuable real estate
  • Luxuriant green spaces including parks and trails

Local Lifestyle

Laguna Niguel, a thriving suburb of Irvine, teems with life and vibrancy. Boasting a significant number of young professionals, it offers residents an inviting suburban ambiance. Ownership is the norm here, with a majority of residents relishing the comforts of their own homes. The city comes alive with an array of coffee shops and verdant parks, enhancing its suburban charm. Laguna Niguel takes pride in its highly-rated public schools, endorsing an atmosphere conducive for family living.
 

Dining and Entertainment

Bottega Angelina is a sweet haven, artfully crafting pastries that leave taste buds dancing with delight. The quaint ambiance is perfect for a peaceful reprieve, complemented by friendly service and an extensive menu to cater to various dietary needs.
 
For Mexican food enthusiasts, Calo Kitchen and Tequila is a must-visit. The menu brims with authenticity, expertly paired with an extensive selection of tequilas. The inviting atmosphere, coupled with the knowledgeable staff, assures an unforgettable dining experience.
 
Dine in elegance at The Bistro, where every dish is a testament to culinary finesse. The extensive wine list is equally impressive, assuring an exceptional dining experience.
 
Experience a warm, inviting atmosphere with delectable cuisine at China Moon. The diverse menu promises to satisfy every palate, while the beautifully designed interiors offer a cozy ambiance for a memorable dining experience.
 

Things to Do

Rock the summer away at the Rockin Summer Concerts. The annual event brings together local bands for an evening of music, fun, and camaraderie. It's an occasion that brings the community together, fostering bonds and creating unforgettable memories.
 
The Laguna Niguel Regional Park and the Salt Creek Beach Trail offer immersive outdoor experiences. Every 4th of July, the city's skyline bursts into a riot of colors, courtesy of the spectacular fireworks. Meanwhile, the Sea Country Festival offers a platform to celebrate local art and culture, bringing together the community in the spirit of unity and celebration.
 

Schools

  • George White Elementary: Known for its commitment to academic excellence
  • Niguel Hills Middle School: Renowned for a nurturing educational environment

Laguna Niguel Real Estate

Laguna Niguel, nestled in the heart of Orange County, California, offers an exquisite blend of oceanic panoramas, undulating hills, and a temperate Mediterranean climate. As a haven for various real estate opportunities, this coastal city presents prospective homeowners with a rich tapestry of choices, whether it's the sought-after homes for sale in Laguna Niguel that offer breathtaking ocean vistas, or the luxury condos promising upscale amenities. The prominence of single-family homes cannot be overstated, with styles ranging from the classic ranch homes to the culturally rich Mediterranean and Spanish-style residences. Many of these homes not only guarantee stunning views but also reside in secured gated communities, assuring a harmonious blend of beauty and security.

For those veering towards the urban spectrum, condos in Laguna Niguel stand as a testament to modern living coupled with communal facilities like swimming pools, clubhouses, and fitness centers. Ranging from cozy one-bedroom spaces to expansive three-bedroom variants, these condos cater to diverse lifestyle needs. Additionally, townhomes offer an excellent entry point for those keen on securing their slice of Laguna Niguel real estate without breaking the bank. As these two-story homes often feature quaint yards and patios, they appeal to those who appreciate compact living without compromising on outdoor spaces. With the median price of homes for sale in Laguna Niguel pegged at $1.2 million, it's essential to align with a knowledgeable real estate agent. They can guide potential buyers to affordable gems, especially in the more budget-friendly neighborhoods on the city's northern side. In conclusion, Laguna Niguel remains a prime destination for all, from luxury seekers to budget-conscious buyers, all desiring a touch of Californian magic in their lives.


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Overview for Laguna Niguel, CA

64,608 people live in Laguna Niguel, where the median age is 47.2 and the average individual income is $67,459. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

64,608

Total Population

47.2 years

Median Age

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Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$67,459

Average individual Income

Schools in Laguna Niguel, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Laguna Niguel. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Orange County Academy of Sciences and Arts
PUBLIC
K - 8th
4/5
Montessori Of Laguna Niguel
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Laguna Niguel Junior Academy
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
John Malcom Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Mission Lutheran School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Grace Classical Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Kindercare Learning Center
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Laguna Niguel Montessori Center
PRIVATE
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Marian Bergeson Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5

Demographics and Employment Data for Laguna Niguel, CA

Laguna Niguel has 25,361 households, with an average household size of 2.53. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Laguna Niguel do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 64,608 people call Laguna Niguel home. The population density is 4,384.41 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

64,608

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

47.2

Median Age

48.42 / 51.58%

Men vs Women

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  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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25,361

Total Households

2.53

Average Household Size

$67,459

Average individual Income

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Around Laguna Niguel, CA

There's plenty to do around Laguna Niguel, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

18
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
23
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Revital Exotic Jewelry & Apparel, Vedic Meditation, and Opus Body Lab.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Shopping 4.48 miles 30 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.95 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.33 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.53 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.48 miles 35 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.73 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars

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