Costa Mesa is home to many commercial institutions in Orange County including South Coast Plaza, The Camp and The Lab "anti-malls" and The Triangle Entertainment Complex. Costa Mesa is at the forefront of Orange County's vibrant culinary scene, and houses many of the best restaurants in the area. Costa Mesa is coined "The City of the Arts" and is home to The Orange County Performing Arts Center, Segerstrom Concert Hall and the Samueli Theatre. Costa Mesa contains the Orange County Fair and the Orange County Swap Meet, and is minutes from John Wayne Airport. It's an extremely convenient location to all of the local beaches including Huntington Beach, Newport Beach and Laguna Beach. Costa Mesa has easy access to all of the area freeways including the 55, 405, 5, and 73.
Costa Mesa is one of the most desirable cities to live in Orange County. With excellent access to local attractions, award-winning schools, restaurants, entertainment and other conveniences, Costa Mesa has become a destination city for many home seekers. Costa Mesa has an excellent mix of housing choices including Single Family Homes, Townhouses, Duplexes, Triplexes, Fourplexes and Condominiums. Costa Mesa has housing for every budget and every lifestyle.