Laguna Woods, California

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Population in 2014: 16,415 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.6%
 
Males: 5,904  (36.0%)
Females: 10,511  (64.0%)
Median resident age:  76.7 years
California median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 92653.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,040 (it was $30,493 in 2000)
Laguna Woods:

$36,040
CA:

$60,190

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $39,060 (it was $32,071 in 2000)

Laguna Woods city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $205,704 (it was $96,400 in 2000)
Laguna Woods:

$205,704
CA:

$373,100

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $626,134; Detached houses: $719,429; Townhouses or other attached units: $435,107; In 2-unit structures: $614,527; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $301,745; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $286,781; Mobile homes: $72,426; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $168,770

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,413.

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  • Races in Laguna Woods, CA (2010)

    Laguna Woods races chart
    • 13,60084.0%White alone
    • 1,61310.0%Asian alone
    • 6504.0%Hispanic
    • 1791.1%Two or more races
    • 1050.6%Black alone
    • 170.1%American Indian alone
    • 180.1%Other race alone
    • 100.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Laguna Woods detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Laguna Woods: 127.0 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (12.1%), German (11.7%), United States (8.1%), Irish (7.8%), Russian (4.3%), French (3.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 380 feet

Land area: 3.20 square miles.

Population density: 5,130 people per square mile   (average).

Laguna Woods,CA real estate house value index trend

Laguna Woods, California map

For population 25 years and over in Laguna Woods:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Laguna Woods city:

  • Never married: 8.0%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 27.5%
  • Divorced: 21.2%

3,848 residents are foreign born (6.2% Europe, 2.4% Asia, 2.3% Latin America).

This city:

23.2%
California:

26.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,521 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,622 (0.8%)

Laguna Woods satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Forest, CA (3.3 miles , pop. 58,707).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: South Coast, CA (6.6 miles , pop. 288,147).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (49.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Laguna Hills, CA (1.4 miles ), Aliso Viejo, CA (1.5 miles ), Lake Forest, CA (1.8 miles ), Mission Viejo, CA (2.1 miles ), El Toro, CA (2.3 miles ), Newport Coast, CA (2.3 miles ), Laguna Niguel, CA (2.4 miles ), Laguna Beach, CA (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.61 N, Longitude: 117.73 W

Laguna Woods household income distribution Laguna Woods home values distribution

Crime rates in Laguna Woods by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000101120000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.05.40.05.55.510.90.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000010010002N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.05.40.00.05.50.00.00.012.1N/A
Robberies 1314613375213
per 100,000 5.818.05.521.732.55.516.416.438.330.512.16.018.2
Assaults 3510222563223
per 100,000 17.530.05.50.010.810.910.927.432.818.312.112.118.2
Burglaries 16139141281415142520229
per 100,000 93.577.949.576.065.043.776.582.276.6152.6120.6132.754.6
Thefts 857087937974988182116121100104
per 100,000 496.7419.5478.8504.7428.0404.1535.6443.9448.4708.1729.4603.0631.1
Auto thefts 1011153710911847105
per 100,000 58.465.982.616.337.954.649.260.343.724.442.260.330.3
Arson 0001302000020
per 100,000 0.00.00.05.416.30.010.90.00.00.00.012.10.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 37.840.533.334.753.928.550.756.369.456.048.954.252.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Laguna Woods detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
California:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Laguna Woods: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Laguna Woods, California

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Laguna Woods, California average temperatures Laguna Woods, California average precipitation Laguna Woods, California humidity Laguna Woods, California wind speed Laguna Woods, California snowfall Laguna Woods, California sunshine Laguna Woods, California clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Laguna Woods-area historical earthquake activity is near California state average. It is 694% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 120.4 miles away from Laguna Woods center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 97.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 120.5 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 4/21/1918 at 22:32:30, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 21.9 miles away from Laguna Woods center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 209.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Orange County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Fires: 12, Storms: 9, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Laguna Woods topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Laguna Woods:

  • ANCONA HOME (Hospital, about 1 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)
  • SADDLEBACK COORDINATED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)
  • PALM TERRACE HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)
  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)
  • HOME CARE OF AMERICA, INC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)
  • SADDLEBACK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)
  • COUNTRY VILLA LAGUNA HILLS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; LAGUNA HILLS, CA)

Amtrak stations near Laguna Woods:

  • 5 miles: IRVINE (15215 BARRANCA PKWY.) . 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 taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 6 miles: LAGUNA BEACH (TRANSIT DEPOT, BROADWAY BTW. BEACH & FOR) - Bus Station
  • 8 miles: NEWPORT BEACH (NEWPORT TRANS. CENTER, 1550 AVOCADO AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Laguna Woods:

  • 14 miles: San Onofre 2 and 3 in San Clemente, CA.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Laguna Woods:

  • Brandman University (about 4 miles; Irvine, CA; Full-time enrollment: 6,027)
  • Irvine Valley College (about 6 miles; Irvine, CA; FT enrollment: 8,005)
  • Concordia University-Irvine (about 6 miles; Irvine, CA; FT enrollment: 3,284)
  • Saddleback College (about 6 miles; Mission Viejo, CA; FT enrollment: 13,716)
  • University of California-Irvine (about 7 miles; Irvine, CA; FT enrollment: 28,587)
  • Coastline Community College (about 8 miles; Fountain Valley, CA; FT enrollment: 4,591)
  • University of Phoenix-Southern California Campus (about 11 miles; Costa Mesa, CA; FT enrollment: 8,110)

Private high school in Laguna Woods:

  • OCEAN VIEW SCHOOL (Students: 23, Location: 24521 MOULTON PKWY, Grades: UG-12)

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Notable locations in Laguna Woods: Leisure World Golf Club (A), Orange County Fire Authority Station 22 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Willow Tree Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Laguna Woods include: Aliso Park (1), Iglesia Community Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Ayres Hotel Laguna Woods (Ip) (24341 El Toro Rd).

Orange County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 123. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

123
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.164. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.164
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.0790. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0790
U.S.:

1.9118

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 26.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.7%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  1.4 people
California:  2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  34.3%
Whole state:  68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.2%
Whole state:  7.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
164 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
69 people in nursing homes in 2000
5 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Banks with branches in Laguna Woods (2011 data):

  • OneWest Bank, FSB: Laguna Hills Branch at 24191 Paseo De Valencia, Suite A, branch established on 2005/12/05. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $26,181.3 mil, Deposits: $15,408.4 mil, headquarters in Pasadena, CA, positive income, 79 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Laguna Woods Branch at 24301 Paseo De Valencia, branch established on 1885/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
California average:

15.4

Laguna Woods travel time to work - commute Laguna Woods mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Laguna Woods:

(Laguna Woods, California Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Laguna Woods city (based on Orange County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic797,47367
Evangelical Protestant345,893894
Other141,815329
Mainline Protestant76,574202
Orthodox13,40619
Black Protestant2,4248
None1,632,647-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 530
Orange County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 18
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 147
Orange County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 434
Orange County:

1.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,438
Here:

8.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.3%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Orange County:

18.5%
California:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.4%
State:

17.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

63.4%
California:

48.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Laguna Woods:

58.0%
California:

47.1%

Average BMI:
Laguna Woods:

27.3
California:

28.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

12.3%
California:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

15.1%
California:

11.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Laguna Woods:

7.4
California:

6.8

Overweight people:
Laguna Woods:

34.1%
State:

31.3%

General health condition:
This city:

58.6%
California:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Laguna Woods:

68.8%
California:

80.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Laguna Woods, CA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$29,862$89,5863$3,133
Other Government Administration 4$28,211$84,6331$3,281
Totals for Government 8$58,073$87,1104$6,414

Laguna Woods government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $600,000 ($36.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $103,000 ($6.27)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,755,000 ($106.91)
    Regular Highways: $1,236,000 ($75.30)
    Parks & Recreation: $206,000 ($12.55)
    Police Protection: $145,000 ($8.83)
    Housing & Community Development: $66,000 ($4.02)
    General - Other: $57,000 ($3.47)
    Health Services - Other: $55,000 ($3.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($0.97)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $606,000 ($36.92)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $969,000 ($59.03)

Laguna Woods government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $31,000 ($1.89)
    All Other: $3,000 ($0.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $228,000 ($13.89)
    General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($0.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,522,000 ($153.64)
    Highways: $862,000 ($52.51)
    All Other: $455,000 ($27.72)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $998,000 ($60.80)
    NEC: $314,000 ($19.13)
    Other Selective Sales: $249,000 ($15.17)
    Public Utilities: $168,000 ($10.23)
    Property: $136,000 ($8.29)

Laguna Woods government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,539,000 ($398.36)

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,017 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
California average:

5.03%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($597 average AGI)
Orange County:

0.04%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.70% ($53,226 average AGI)
from Riverside County, CA  0.56% ($47,472)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.30% ($44,337)


4.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.76%
California average:

5.12%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($937 average AGI)
Orange County:

0.06%
California average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Los Angeles County, CA  1.38% ($47,619 average AGI)
to Riverside County, CA  0.65% ($49,190)
to San Diego County, CA  0.29% ($52,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in Laguna Woods:

  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KNX (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KVNR (1480 AM; 5 kW; SANTA ANA, CA; Owner: LBI RADIO LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBLA (1580 AM; 50 kW; SANTA MONICA, CA)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Laguna Woods:

  • KWVE (107.9 FM; SAN CLEMENTE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF COSTA MESA)
  • KDLE (103.1 FM; NEWPORT BEACH, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC.)
  • KSBR (88.5 FM; MISSION VIEJO, CA; Owner: SADDLEBACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KRTM (88.9 FM; TEMECULA, CA; Owner: PENFOLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KZLA-FM (93.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPWR (105.9 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLRD (90.1 FM; YUCAIPA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KLSX (97.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KLVE (107.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLVE-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIIS-FM (102.7 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUSC (91.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
  • KPCC (89.3 FM; PASADENA, CA; Owner: PASADENA AREA COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KUOR-FM (89.1 FM; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS)
  • KHHT (92.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KBIG-FM (104.3 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Laguna Woods:

  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Lat: 33.609306 Lon: -117.728028, Call Sign: WQEN884
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 462.387 MHzGrant Date: 03/09/2016, Expiration Date: 03/14/2026, Certifier: Raul ArceoRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E# 501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 33.608167 Lon: -117.725472, Call Sign: WQIC777
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz, 467.262 MHz, 462.312 MHz, 467.312 MHz, 462.362 MHz, 467.362 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.412 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2008, Expiration Date: 01/04/2018, Certifier: Raul ArceoRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 33.608167 Lon: -117.725472, Call Sign: WQIC778
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 452.062 MHz, 457.062 MHz, 452.187 MHz, 457.187 MHz, 452.287 MHz, 457.287 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2008, Expiration Date: 01/04/2018, Certifier: Raul ArceoRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • 24200 Calle Sonora Gate 14 (Lat: 33.600056 Lon: -117.734139), Type: Tank, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 30 m, Call Sign: WQRI225
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.825 MHz, 464.975 MHz, 464.375 MHz, 464.350 MHzGrant Date: 05/16/2013, Expiration Date: 05/16/2023, Certifier: Jerry C StorageRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 33.606139 Lon: -117.725611, Call Sign: WQSL538
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz, 466.662 MHzGrant Date: 10/24/2013, Expiration Date: 10/24/2023, Certifier: Shane RothRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LSW, 24055 Paseo Del Lago (Lat: 33.613806 Lon: -117.744028), Type: Building, Structure height: 33 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WQMF768
    Assigned Frequencies: 23225.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 23225.0 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 07/27/2010, Expiration Date: 07/27/2020, Certifier: Lee GopadzeRegistrant: Nextweb Inc, 55 Nicholson Lane, San Jose, CA 95134, Phone: (408) 952-5600, Fax: (408) 952-5640, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Laguna Woods)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 104BZ , Serial Number: 1219, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): Sterling Aviation LLC, 3347 Bahia Blanca E Unit A, Laguna Woods, CA 92637
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1528R , Serial Number: AA5B-0028, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 02/22/1975
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lura Dymond, 5345 Bahia Blanca W Unit C, Laguna Woods, CA 92637, Other Owners: Anthony M Dymond
  • Aircraft: RILEY MARK T ELITE RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 929V , Serial Number: DMO-362, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 10/29/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Clair David L Trustee St, 3230 Via Carrizo Unit B, Laguna Woods, CA 92637

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$341,217168$186,434213$219,0987$167,3861$8,186,03038$185,1074$59,830
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$319,82022$150,78429$228,8861$123,5900$05$220,8365$81,250
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$333,04634$213,71899$239,0728$76,0690$028$189,6027$57,266
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$310,57017$232,51046$228,6072$141,4650$09$151,2460$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$248,8705$209,4429$231,5011$292,6300$04$163,6201$67,010

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0626.22 , 0626.23, 0626.25, 0626.35, 0626.41, 0626.46, 0626.47

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$201,839
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$196,416
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$258,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0626.22 , 0626.23, 0626.25, 0626.35, 0626.41, 0626.46, 0626.47

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 13
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Laguna Woods

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Laguna Woods, CA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (95%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Laguna Woods, CA
NameCountNameCount
DHL1OfficeMax1
FedEx3Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Starbucks1
HomeTown Buffet1UPS2

Laguna Woods compared to California state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Laguna Woods on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 10,000+"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Real estate and rental and leasing (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Iran (population 500+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business and financial operations occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 (92653) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most finance and insurance companies in 2005"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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