Ladera ranch, ca
Ladera Ranch, CA
Ladera Ranch is a medium sized highly affluent census-designed place and planned community that is found in the State of California.
It is located in the foothills of the Orange County.
Ladera Ranch is a 4,000 acres master-planned community that is adjacent to Mission Viejo, Rancho Santa Margarita, and San Juan Capistrano. The construction of this community began in 1999. It all started on the piece of land owned by the O’neill, Avery, and Moiso families. They own 23,000 acres Rancho Mission Viejo cattle ranch. It was the largest remaining ranch that was working in Orange County.
The Towns growth
There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house. In the Ladera area, you will notice that large proportion of houses have been recently built.
New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Ladera Ranch. They are putting down their money on brand new construction.
Ladera Ranch’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the United States. Ladera Ranch does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $131,952.
Ladera Ranch’s development is divided into 9 villages. In each village, individual developers come up with an area called a neighbourhood. There are 10 or more neighbourhoods per village. The villages include;
• Oak Knoll Village
• Flintridge Village
• Wycliffe Village
• Echo Ridge Village
• Avendale Village
• Terramor Village
• Covenant Hills (gated)
DemographicsThe 2010 United States Census reported that Ladera Ranch had a population of 22,980.
The racial composition of Ladera Ranch was 17,899 (77.9%) White, (69.4% Non-Hispanic White), 335 (1.5%) African American, 54 (0.2%) Native American, 2,774 (12.1%) Asian, 27 (0.1%) Pacific Islander, 624 (2.7%) from other races, and 1,267 (5.5%) from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2,952 persons (12.8%).
Local GovernmentLadera Ranch is governed by the Orange County Board of Supervisors as part of the Fifth District.
EducationThe town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success.
The public schools that service this area of some of the finest in California.
Ladera Ranch is part of the Capistrano Unified School District and many of the schools are blue ribbon award winners.
Quick FactsLadera Ranch shares the same great weather as the rest of southern California. The area has sunny days all year long, with only about 20 days of rain.
Furthermore, due to its southern Orange County location and close proximity to the Ocean, the summer days are moderate in temperature and the air is cleaner as compared to other populated areas of southern California.
The demographics of the population is similar to most other southern Orange County cities. However, it has a slightly higher population of younger residents due to the relative new age of this town.
Ladera Ranch and Mission Viejo are proud to boast of having some of the lowest crime rates in all of America.
TransportThe area is open with good road that lead to all areas of California. Air Transport is found easily too.
Economic stateLadera Ranch is a fairly developed area with most of the population being well-off. The median household income is $131,952.
Fun FactLadera Ranch has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.