Yorba Linda is considered one of the best cities to move to in California because of its low crime rates and excellent school district. Home to 67,000 residents, Yorba Linda is recognized as having big city opportunities with a small-town feel. Located less than 40 miles south of Los Angeles, 10 miles from Disneyland, and 25 miles from the nearest beach, there is never a shortage of things to do thanks to Yorba Linda’s incredible location.
Residents living in Yorba Linda have access to the joint Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District. Scoring 9 out of 10 in the Great Schools rating, this school district is comprised of 23 elementary schools, 7 middle schools, and 7 high schools. The unified school district values innovation and the future, recently completing a $600 million program to update facilities and modernize the schools within the district. An impressive 24 of the schools within the district are designated California Distinguished Schools, with dozens of schools receiving high honors and reputable state awards.
Yorba Linda is the ideal location for families, located near the district’s 37 prestigious schools. Residents love the city’s cleanliness and safe neighborhoods, noting the rural feel of the community. The housing market was given an A+ from Area Vibes, for the high median home value and the extremely low crime rate. The cost of living may be higher than in surrounding areas, but the provided amenities easily outweigh the cost.
Farmers markets, walking trails, and an equestrian center are just a few of the things that make up the entertainment available in Yorba Linda. Families can find weekend entertainment striking down pins at Yorba Linda Bowl, or in one of the city’s many outdoor parks, such as Jessamyn West Park or Chino Hills State Park. City residents can be found strolling through the Yorba Linda Certified Farmers Market every Saturday from 9 A.M. to 1 P.M. Being located so close to Anaheim, Yorba Linda residents take advantage of the local activities, from spending a day at Disneyland to seeing the Anaheim Angels and the Anaheim Ducks battle competing sports teams at home.
Get in touch with an agent from Stacy and Nicole Real Estate to find out more about what Yorba Linda has to offer, from fun activities for the family to available real estate properties.