Placentia Information

Placentia Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Placentia, CA

General Placentia Information

State: California

County: Orange County

Close cities: La Habra, CA, Tustin Foothills, CA, Westminster, CA, Villa Park, CA, Orange, CA, Fullerton, CA, Santa Ysabel, CA, Yorba Linda, CA, La-Jolla, CA, Anaheim, CA, Santa Ana, CA, Walnut, CA, Stanton, CA, Brea, CA, Atwood, CA, Garden Grove, CA, Buena Park, CA, La Mirada, CA, East La Mirada, CA, Rowland Heights, CA, Midway City, CA, Tustin, CA, Industry, CA, La Habra Heights, CA, Hacienda Heights, CA

Placentia Population (census data)
Total 49,657 (+6.9% since 2000)
Male 24,608 (49.6%)
Female 25,049 (50.4%)

Population Density: 7,532 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 139.7 (US Avg is 100)

Placentia Elevation: 250 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.59 square miles

Median Household Income: $78,224

Zip Codes: 92871, and 92870.

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Placentia Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.7%)
  • Hispanic (31.1%)
  • Other race (14.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.6%)
  • Chinese (2.8%)
  • Vietnamese (2.2%)
  • Black (1.8%)
  • Filipino (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.5%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)
  • Korean (1.2%)
  • Japanese (1.1%)
  • Other Asian (1.0%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.5%)
  • English (11.2%)
  • Irish (9.7%)
  • Italian (4.7%)
  • United States (3.0%)
  • French (2.6%)
Foriegn Born: 11,554 people (23.3%)
  • Latin America (61.8%)
  • Asia (38.2%)

Local Placentia Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels
NBA Basketball: Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers
NHL Hockey: Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings

Placentia School Information

High Schools
El Camino Real Continuation High (1351 Orangethorpe Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
El Dorado High (1651 North Valencia Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Valencia High (500 North Bradford Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Middle Schools
Colonel J. K. Tuffree Middle (2151 North Kraemer Boulevard, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Kraemer Middle (645 North Angelina Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Brookhaven Elementary (1851 North Brookhaven Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Charles Wagner Elementary (717 East Yorba Linda Boulevard, Placentia, CA, 92870 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Golden Elementary (740 East Golden Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
John O. Tynes Elementary (735 Stanford, Placentia, CA, 92870 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Melrose Elementary (974 South Melrose Street, Placentia, CA, 92870 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Morse Avenue Elementary (431 Morse Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92870 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Ruby Drive Elementary (601 Ruby Drive, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Sierra Vista Elementary (1811 North Placentia Avenue, Placentia, CA, 92670 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Van Buren Elementary (1245 North Van Buren Street, Placentia, CA, 92870 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Parkview (2189 North Kraemer Boulevard, Placentia, CA, 92870 - Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified District)

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