Orange County is located in the greater Los Angeles area, in Southern California. Location in the state of California. Find Orange County maps and resources for even more Orange County maps, including printable and pdf maps. Although Barbara Boxer won statewide, and did better in Orange County than in 1998, Republican Bill Jones defeated her in the county, 51% to 43%.
Other ranches in Orange County were granted by the Mexican government during the Mexican period in Alta California. Although single-family homes constitute the dominant landscape for most of the county, northern and central Orange County are relatively more urbanized and dense compared to areas beyond Irvine, which are less dense, though still contiguous and mostly suburban rather than exurban. The completion of Interstate 5 in 1954 helped make Orange County a bedroom community for many of those who moved to Southern California to work in aerospace and manufacturing Orange County Business - Orange County Health Information - Resources for Orange County Residents - Orange County Education - Real Estate in the County Retail complexes include Anaheim GardenWalk, Anaheim Marketplace (which claims to be the largest indoor exchange meeting in Orange County with more than 200 vendors), MainPlace Mall, Orange Town %26 Country and The Outlets at Orange, originally a center commercial called The City which was the centerpiece of a planned 1970s mixed-use development with the same name. Orange County is a small but densely populated county in Southern California.
Nearby counties include Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego counties. In the 1980s, Orange County became the second most populous county in California, as the population exceeded two million for the first time. Orange County School Districts Map - Information about Orange County schools here. Orange County SC is a United Soccer League team and is the only professional football club in Orange County.
Cultural and entertainment facilities include the Disneyland Resort, Angel Stadium, Christ Cathedral (formerly the Crystal Cathedral), City National Grove of Anaheim, a live concert venue, Discovery Cube Orange County, Honda Center, home of the NHL (National Hockey League) Anaheim Ducks and the Anaheim Convention Center. With home games played at the Championship Soccer Stadium in the Great Park of Orange County, the team seeks to grow in the Orange County community and achieve continued success. Orange County is bordered on the southwest by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by Los Angeles County, on the northeast by San Bernardino County, on the east by Riverside County, and on the southeast by San Diego County. Another region of Orange County is the Orange Coast, which includes the six cities bordering the Pacific Ocean.