Newport Beach

Zip Codes: 92657, 92658, 92659, 92660, 92661, 92662 and 92663

Incorporated in 1906, Newport Beach is an extremely affluent city in Orange County.

Bordered on the west by Huntington Beach, on the north by Costa Mesa and on the east by Crystal Cove State Park, Newport has a total area of 53.0 square miles of which 23.8 square miles is land and 29.2 square miles is water.

Known for its picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean, world-class harbor, beaches, surfing and outdoor living, Newport Beach epitomizes the “southern California lifestyle” and recognized as one of the top ten resort communities in the nation.

Population: 85,186

Population density: 3,579 / Sq. Mile

The median age: 44

277 sunny days per year

Highs ~72 degrees In July

Lows  ~47 degrees in Jan

Median Home Values: $1,725,900

Total Homes for Sale: 575

Home Value Forecast: 1.8%

Newport Beach Climate

The Pacific Ocean greatly moderates Newport Beach’s climate by warming winter temperatures and cooling summer temperatures, creating a Mediterranean climate. Newport Beach gets about 11 inches of rain per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 35. On average, there are 277 sunny days per year in Newport with July highs around 72 degrees and January lows around 47 degrees.

Newport Beach Population

As of 2012, Newport Beach population is at 85,186 with 3,579 people per square mile (population density). The median age in Newport is 44. 42.79% of people in Newport Beach are married and 13.22% are divorced. The average household size is 2.18 people. 28.87% of people are married with children and 8.31% have children and are single.

Newport Beach Economy

Nearly one in three Newport households in Newport earn more than $200,000 a year and the median home value tops $1 million. The beach city beat out 419 other U.S. communities with populations over 75,000 to lead in’s affluence line up.

The unemployment rate in Newport Beach is 8.10%, with job growth at 0.60%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be around 33.10%. Newport Beach sales tax rate is 7.75%. Income tax is 4.00%.

Largest companies based in Newport Beach include: Acacia Research, Conexant, Galardi Group (Wienerschnitzel, The Original Hamburger Stand, and Tastee-Freez) Jazz Semiconductor, and PIMCO. Fletcher Jones Motor Cars in Newport Beach is the largest Mercedes-Benz dealership in the world. The city’s largest law firm is Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, with approximately 75 attorneys at its Fashion Island location.

Top Newport Beach employers include:

  • Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
  • Pacific Life
  • Glidewell Dental
  • Newport-Mesa Unified School District
  • City of Newport Beach
  • Resort at Pelican Hill
  • TowerJazz
  • Balboa Bay Club & Resort
  • The Island Hotel
  • Fletcher Jones Motor Cars
  • Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Tennis Club

Median HH Income: $119,379

3.05% GROWTH

Employed: 43.3K

0.299% GROWTH

Newport Beach Real Estate And Housing

If you are looking to buy Real Estate in Newport Beach or thinking about relocating to Newport Beach, you will find many residential options to choose from.

Whether you are looking for Newport Beach luxury estate homes, properties with costal views, single-family homes, town homes or condos, we are experienced Newport Beach Realtors® that can help you find the right home that is a perfect fit for your lifestyle, preferences and needs.

We offer exceptional real estate services for buyers and sellers in the following Newport Beach communities:

  • Newport Heights Real Estate
  • Lido Island Real Estate
  • Balboa Island Real Estate
  • East Bluff Real Estate
  • One Ford Road Real Estate
  • Port Streets Real Estate
  • Big Canyon Real Estate

Visit Trulia for current market trends, average listing price and median home sales price for Newport Beach real estate. The median age of Newport Beach real estate is 39 years. Renters make up 39.66% of the population and 12.31% of houses and apartments in Newport Beach are unoccupied (vacancy rate).

Newport Beach Points of Interest

  • Directory of Beaches and Parks
  • Orange County Museum of Art
  • Hoag Memorial Hospital
  • Newport Back Bay or Upper Newport Bay
  • Newport Pier
  • The Boardwalk (actually a concrete path)
  • Balboa Pier
  • Balboa Pavilion
  • Balboa Fun Zone
  • Newport Harbor Nautical Museum
  • Balboa Inn
  • Balboa Island Ferry
  • Balboa Island
  • Newport Sports Museum
  • Pacific Coast Highway
  • Balboa Bay Club
  • Orange County Council BSA Sea Base
  • Dory Fish Market
  • Newport Aquatic Center
  • The Crab Cooker
  • Corona del Mar State Beach
  • Crystal Cove State Park
  • The Wedge (surfing)
  • The China House of China Cove
  • The Reuben E. Lee
  • Rendezvous Ballroom
  • Balboa Inn’
  • Hall House
  • Lovell Beach House

Nautical Clubs of Newport Beach

  • Balboa Bay Club
  • Newport Harbor Yacht Club
  • Balboa Yacht Club
  • Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club
  • South Shore Yacht Club
  • Newport Beach Yacht Club
  • Lido Isle Yacht Club
  • American Legion Yacht Club
  • Newport Ocean Sailing Association
  • Newport Sea Base Yacht Club
  • Orange Coast College Sailing Center Association
  • U.C. Irvine Sailing Association

Newport Beach Transportation

The average one-way commute in Newport Beach, CA, takes 22.5 minutes. 82% of commuters drive their own car alone. 5% carpool with others. 1% take mass transit and 9% work from home.

The nearest major airport is John Wayne Airport with international and domestic flights from Santa Ana, California and is 6 miles from the center of Newport Beach. Another major airport is Long Beach Airport, which has domestic flights from Long Beach, California and is 26 miles from Newport Beach. Los Angeles International Airport has international and domestic flights from Los Angeles, California and is 44 miles from Newport Beach.

Avg. Commute time: 22.5 mins

82% drove alone

10.2% work at home

5% carpooled

Your Newport Beach Real Estate Experts

If you are thinking about selling your Newport Beach property, we have years of experience and extensive training in cutting-edge, online marketing technologies for today’s competitive market. If you are behind on your mortgage and don’t know what to do, we are experts in Newport Beach short sales.


The first step in the selling process is to provide you with an in-depth comparative market analysis (CMA) on your home. We will then create a comprehensive online game plan to get your Newport Beach real estate in front of as many people as possible and get it sold as quickly as possible!


We also offer expertise in the home buying process, focusing on Newport Beach real estate. Give us a call today for a list of Newport Beach properties that are currently available in your area of interest.


As an investor, we have several services available in the preparation for the sale of REO’S and Short Sale properties. This includes a variety of professional sub-contractors who can do whatever is needed to prepare the property for sale. Once the property is ready, we can also help you with your specific marketing needs.


Whether you are looking to buy, sell or invest, we offer comprehensive real estate services in the following Orange County cities:

  • Corona del Mar
  • Laguna Beach
  • Newport Coast
  • Newport Beach
  • Costa Mesa
  • Irvine

Please give us a call at 949.355.9558, email us or fill out the online contact form, and let us know how we can best serve your Newport Beach real estate needs!


Edward Jacuinde Real Estate is committed to delivering a high level of expertise, customer service, and attention to detail to the marketing and sales of luxury real estate.


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