About Aliso Viejo

Aliso Viejo golf course

The City of Aliso Viejo

  • 6,600-acre planned community in South Orange County, CA
  • Located midway between Los Angeles and San Diego
  • Incorporated on July 1, 2001 as Orange County's 34th city
  • Adjacent to the cities of Laguna Beach, Laguna Woods and Laguna Niguel
  • Population of about 42,000 residents in 17,000 homes
  • Voted "Best New Home Community in Orange County" Orange County Register Readers Survey
  • 51% of community dedicated to parks, recreation, schools, open space and community facilities
  • Adjacent to Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park  (2,600 acres were donated by Mission Viejo Company as part of the community master plan)  A Hike to Dripping Cave
  • 36% of community dedicated to residential neighborhoods
  • 13% of community dedicated to business, office and retail
  • Mild coastal climate with average annual temperature of 67 F.
  • Average annual rainfall 12.6 inches
  • Ten miles south of John Wayne Airport Orange County
  • About 50 miles south of Los Angeles International Airport

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