Santa Ana, California is a beautiful suburb of the Los Angeles Metropolitan. It is situated in between the California coastline and the Santa Ana mountains. The city is a great spot to raise a family or start a new career. The city averages more sunny and warm days than days that are not. It offers residents lower crime rates, lower cost of living, and lower housing prices than other areas in the Greater Los Angeles area. There are several extremely popular neighborhoods within the city limits. Meredith Parkwood, Morrison-Eldridge Par, and Thorton Park are a few neighborhoods located in the area.
The Meredith Parkwood neighborhood is a beautiful little community of around 2,000 people. The neighborhood offers residents several local employment options, great schools, lower crime rates, and higher than average home values. There are several schooling options to choose from in the neighborhood. Calvary Christian School, North-West College- Santa Ana, Santa Ana College, and several public school options are available to residents. The neighborhood is also homes to several parks. Cabrillo Park, Mabury Park, and Portola Park are often very active on beautiful, sunny California days. There are also many different shopping and dining options available in Meredith Parkwood. Across The Board, Chemers Gallery, and Winston's Estate Gallery are a few of the unique entertainments options also in the Meredith Parkwood neighborhood. There are several public transportation stops within the neighborhood.
The Morrisoon-Eldrige Par neighborhood is a fantastic place to raise a family. It could easily be considered the epicenter of Santa Ana. MainPlace Mall, The Observatory, Discovery Cube Orange County, and Riverview Golf Course are all located in this exciting neighborhood. There are several fitness centers located here too, including 24 Fitness and Thompson Boxing Promotions. Parks are also a vital park of the lifestyle enjoyed within the Morison-Elidridge Par neighborhood. Orchid Gardens Orange County, William W. Eldridge Park, Sarah May Downie Herb Garden, and Santiago Park are all in walking distance of many homes in the neighborhood. The city's public transportation system also helps make getting around the city easier. The ocean and Santa Ana Mountains are just a short drive too, making this location a great place for outdoorsy people.
Thorton Park is another family friendly neighborhood nestled in Santa Ana, California. This neighborhood has a population of around 3,500. The neighborhood has a fairly stable housing market. Crime rates and other geographical demographics are also slightly lower than in surrounding areas. Three high schools are located in this neighborhood. These schools include; Segerstrom High School, Los Amigo High School, and Valley High School. There are also over a dozen other schools in the neighborhood. Dining and shopping options are also in abundance in this area. Large businesses and small shops can all be found in the various shopping centers. Burlington Coat Factory, Flame Broiler, and Walgreens are among these many businesses. One of the largest draws to the neighborhood is The Observatory. There are several popular modes of transportation around Thorton Park. Walking, cycling, and using the public transportation system are among the most popular.