Eastside Costa Mesa is a prestigious community in Costa Mesa, California that is adored for its older homes that exude charm and personality. Real estate tends to be more expensive in this neighborhood than other areas in the city.
Eastside Costa Mesa has a mixture of old and new with a population of well over 5,000 residents. This neighborhood is located east of the 55 freeway and is close to many stores and restaurants. There are the well known stores like Starbucks, and CVS as well as local favorites like Mi Casa Restaurant, Avanti Café, and Nothing Bundt Cakes. Pierce Street Annex provides places to enjoy the night life.
Homes here are very unique. They range from modern estates, to older cottages from the 1920s perched together on the same streets. There are many Planned Unit Development (PUD) homes here as well. Many of the older homes were built on large lots. This community is family friendly. You will see many people biking, jogging, and walking. Residents enjoy an outdoor lifestyle with the Back Bay Nature Preserve close by.
Eastside Costa Mesa is close to Newport Beach and many merchants in the area of Newport Boulevard, and Harbor Boulevard. Visitors love Triangle Square Shopping Center, and Mothers Market.
There are many quality education facilities in Costa Mesa. This includes two high schools, Estancia High School and Costa Mesa High School. There are two middle schools, and two alternative high schools. There are also private school options at schools like Grace Education, Montessori Harbor Mesa School, Christ Lutheran Church and School, and Back Bay Montessori. This is the home of Orange Coast College, Whittier Law School, National University, and Vanguard University.
2985 Bear Street, Building A, Building ACosta Mesa, CA 92626-4300
200 Kalmus Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92628-9050
1001 Presidio Square, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
102 Baker Street East, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
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