Buena Park, Orange County, California

Buena Park is a city in Orange County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 83,105. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.6 square miles. An elevation is 74 feet (22.55 m) above sea level. The population density was 7,859 people per square mile. The median age was 35.7 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 100 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
83,105 residents
Population Change
+6.2% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
35.7 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
18.3% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
41,513 residents
Population Females
41,592 residents
Population Urban
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
15.4% Asia, 14.4% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
-1,235 (-1.5%)
Live and Work in the City
6,347 (17.8%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
3.4% (State: 5.5%)

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    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Buena Park Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Buena Park Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Buena Park Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $483,500 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$286,200 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $667 – $903
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              129 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $3,482 (0.70%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,667 (0.30%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $68,656 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$18,320 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$6,560 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Cypress College
                      about 3 miles
                      Cypress, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 8,732
                    • Biola University
                      about 4 miles
                      La Mirada, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,325
                    • Trident University International
                      about 4 miles
                      Cypress, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,974
                    • Fullerton College
                      about 6 miles
                      Fullerton, CA
                      FT enrollment: 11,124
                    • Cerritos College
                      about 6 miles
                      Norwalk, CA
                      FT enrollment: 13,090
                    • West Coast University-Orange County
                      about 7 miles
                      Anaheim, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,464
                    • California State University-Fullerton
                      about 8 miles
                      Fullerton, CA
                      FT enrollment: 28,947

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • BUENA PARK HIGH
                      Students: 1,323
                      Location: 8833 ACAD DR.
                      Grades: 9-12
                    • HOPE
                      Location: 7901 KNOTT AVE.
                      Grades: 7-12

                    List of Largest Private High Schools

                    • ROSSIER PARK SCHOOL
                      Students: 136
                      Location: 7100 KNOTT AVE
                      Grades: 7-12
                      Students: 124
                      Location: 8699 HOLDER ST
                      Grades: UG-10
                      Students: 42
                      Location: 8600 LINKS RD
                      Grades: PK-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • BUENA PARK JUNIOR HIGH
                      Students: 1,080
                      Location: 6931 ORANGETHORPE AVE.
                      Grades: 7-8
                    • GORDON H. BEATTY ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 628
                      Location: 8201 COUNTRY CLUB DR.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • CHARLES G. EMERY ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 500
                      Location: 8600 SOMERSET ST.
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • JAMES A. WHITAKER ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 485
                      Location: 8401 MONTANA ST.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • CARL E. GILBERT ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 458
                      Location: 7255 EIGHTH ST.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • ARTHUR F. COREY ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 424
                      Location: 7351 HOLDER ST.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • SAN MARINO ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 397
                      Location: 6215 SAN ROLANDO WAY
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • MABEL L. PENDLETON ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 376
                      Location: 7101 STANTON AVE.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • HOLDER ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 339
                      Location: 9550 HOLDER ST.
                      Grades: KG-6
                    • GLEN H. DYSINGER SR. ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 337
                      Location: 7770 CAMELLIA DR.
                      Grades: KG-6

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ST PIUS V SCHOOL
                      Students: 434
                      Location: 7681 ORANGETHORPE AVE
                      Grades: KG-8
                      Students: 136
                      Location: 5600 CRESCENT AVE
                      Grades: PK-6
                    • CHILDRENS LEARNING CENTER
                      Students: 67
                      Location: 6441 LINCOLN AVE
                      Grades: PK-3
                    • TINY TOT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL
                      Students: 54
                      Location: 7362 CRESCENT AVE
                      Grades: PK-3
                    • FUTURELAND MONTESSORI
                      Students: 5
                      Location: 6221 LINCOLN AVE
                      Grades: 1-3
                    Buena Park Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2015)
                    119 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    83 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    0.99 policemen (State: 2.31)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Buena Park Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              530 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.78 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              18 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.06 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              147 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.49 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              434 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.46 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              2,438 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              8.19 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Buena Park

                              • ALL STATE HOME
                                6590 SAN FRANCISCO DRIVE
                              • ELIZABETH HOMES – SAN RICARDO
                                6280 SAN RICARDO
                              • ELIZABETH HOMES III
                                6051 SAN YSIDRO DRIVE
                              • ELIZABETH HOMES-DRACAENA
                                8241 DRACAENA DRIVE
                              • HARBOR HEALTH CARE – BLACK STAR
                                7642 BLACK STAR LANE
                              • J AND P HOMES – SAN PEDRO
                                6891 SAN PEDRO CIRCLE
                              • MANGO HOUSE
                                8419 MANGO WAY
                              • TRI-ELIZABETH HOMES II
                                8422 SAN MARINO DRIVE
                              • TRI-ELIZABETH HOMES III
                                6962 SAN PACO CIRCLE
                              • UCP/SCF BUENA PARK
                                8361 KNOTT AVE

                              Amtrak Stations in Buena Park

                              • 5 miles: FULLERTON (120 E. SANTA FE AVE.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
                              • 8 miles: ANAHEIM (2150 KATELLA AVE.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
                              • 12 miles: SANTA ANA (1000 E. SANTA ANA BLVD.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

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                                  Other Information

                                  Buena Park by Race (According to 2015)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)


                                        Natural Disasters in Buena Park


                                          Air Quality Information

                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            707% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            29 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            22 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            2 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Buena Park: 90623, 90630, 92833
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