Westminster Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $579,500
    18.5%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    72
    30-day change

Westminster Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Westminster, CA

City County
High School Graduates 73.69 83.6
College Degree - 2 year 8.63 7.78
College Degree - 4 year 20 36.58
Graduate Degree 3.48 8.51
Expenditures per Student 9,910 9,910
Students per Teacher 20.6 23.8

Elementary Schools near Westminster, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
A. J. Cook Elementary School KG - 06 380 20.1 92844
Ada Clegg Elementary School KG - 05 523 23.8 92647
Anderson Elementary School KG - 06 663 25.5 92844
Brookhurst Elementary School KG - 06 522 26.1 92841
Bryant Elementary School KG - 06 565 26.2 92841
Circle View Elementary School KG - 05 786 27.7 92647
College View Elementary School KG - 05 471 28.8 92647
Demille Elementary School KG - 06 466 24.5 92655
Eastwood Elementary School KG - 06 531 25.9 92683
Ernest O. Lawrence Elementary School KG - 06 627 24.1 92841
Finley Elementary School KG - 05 438 22.5 92683
Fryberger Elementary School KG - 05 471 24.8 92683
Gilbert Elementary School KG - 06 590 28.1 92841
Golden View Elementary School KG - 05 566 27.1 92647
Hope View Elementary School KG - 05 702 28.7 92647
Jessie Hayden Elementary School KG - 05 884 25.3 92655
John Marshall Elementary School KG - 06 541 24.6 92683
John Murdy Elementary School KG - 06 431 26.9 92844
Lake View Elementary School KG - 05 395 22.2 92647
Leo Carrillo Elementary School KG - 06 606 26.3 92683
Linton T. Simmons Elementary School KG - 06 398 25.2 92841
Louis G. Zeyen Elementary School KG - 06 312 26 92841
Meairs Elementary School KG - 05 686 24.5 92844
Merton E. Hill Elementary School KG - 06 382 22.5 92844
Oak View Elementary School KG - 05 721 27.3 92647
Post Elementary School KG - 06 598 24.9 92683
Schmitt Elementary School KG - 05 519 24.7 92683
Schroeder Elementary School KG - 06 586 25.5 92647
Sequoia Elementary School KG - 06 446 25.5 92683
Skylark Elementary School KG - 06 502 26.4 92841
Stanford Elementary School KG - 06 602 25.7 92841
Star View Elementary School KG - 05 564 27.6 92655
Sun View Elementary School KG - 05 294 23.7 92647
Sunnyside Elementary School KG - 06 703 27 92844
Susan B. Anthony Elementary School KG - 06 502 23.9 92683
Wakeham Elementary School KG - 06 391 23.7 92841
Webber Elementary School KG - 06 397 26.5 92683
Westmont Elementary School KG - 05 337 21.4 92683
Willmore Elementary School KG - 05 383 22.5 92683

Middle Schools near Westminster, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Alamitos Intermediate School 07 - 08 863 31 92841
Donald S. Jordan Intermediate School 07 - 08 736 32.2 92844
Helen Stacey Middle School 06 - 08 857 23.2 92647
Johnson Middle School 06 - 08 756 22.2 92683
Mesa View Middle School 06 - 08 756 24.4 92647
Sarah McGarvin Intermediate School 07 - 08 828 34.1 92683
Spring View Middle School 06 - 08 795 25.2 92647
Warner Middle School 06 - 08 1,003 24.5 92683

High Schools near Westminster, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Bolsa Grande High School 09 - 12 2,012 28.1 92844
La Quinta High School 09 - 12 2,149 29.2 92683
Ocean View High School 09 - 12 1,470 26.1 92647
Rancho Alamitos High School 09 - 12 1,947 26.2 92841
Westminster High School 09 - 12 2,616 25.2 92683

Ungraded Schools near Westminster, CA

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
* Coast High School 09 - 12 108 18 92647
* Hbuhsd Community Day School 09 - 12 30 12.9 92683
* Marie L. Hare High School 07 - 12 429 25.2 92841

Demographics near Westminster, CA

City County
Neighborhood Type Inner City
Population 89,970 3,021,840
Population Density 8,953 3,822
Median Age 38.3 36.2
People per Household 3.3 3
Median Household Income 54,780 75,566
Average Income per Capita 22,603 34,233

Westminster Homes for Sale

 Westminster, California, is located in Orange County. It is bordered by Seal Beach on the west, Garden Grove on the north and east, and Huntington Beach and Fountain Valley on the south and covers an area of 10 square miles. It has a population of about 90,000 and in 1996 won the All-America City Award. Westminster was founded in 1870 as a Presbyterian temperance colony. It was incorporated in 1957 and originally named Tri-City as it was comprised of three local cities - Westminster, Barber City and Midway City. Midway City decided not to become incorporated and Barber City was absorbed into Westminster. Westminster now surrounds the unincorporated area of Midway City, except for an area where Huntington Beach and Midway City meet in the south.

Westminster Homes for Sale and Real Estate

Most of the real estate in Westminster is new construction. This is due in part to the healthy local economy and recent residential and commercial growth in the city. Housing costs are on the high end for the country, although they are reasonable for communities of this size in California. The city has a mix of white and blue collar workers as well as young professionals and families. In the 1970s a large number of Vietnamese refugees came to the city and most now live in an area known as Little Saigon. More than 40 percent of Westminster's population is Vietnamese, making it the largest community of Vietnamese-Americans in the country. It is often referred to as the "capital" of overseas Vietnamese. Westminster is also home to a sizable Hispanic population.

Westminster Neighborhoods

Westminster is generally divided into two neighborhoods - Civic Center and Little Saigon. Little Saigon is centered around Bolsa Avenue where businesses were first established in the late 1970s. The street was officially designated Little Saigon by the city council in the late 1980s. The borders of Little Saigon are Trask and McFadden on the north and south and Euclid and Magnolia on the east and west.

Westminster Economy and Employment Opportunities

The top employers in Westminster are:

Westminster Attractions

There are a variety of things to see and do for residents and visitors of Westminster. Some of the attractions, activities and events to enjoy include: In addition to these attractions, Westminster is home to a memorial and final resting place for the victims of the Pan Am plane that was involved in the Tenerife Disaster that took place on March 27, 1977.

Westminster Transportation and Commuting

Westminster is easily accessed by the Garden Grove Freeway (22 Freeway) and the San Diego Freeway (405 Freeway). Public transportation is provided by the Orange County Transportation Authority. The nearest airports servicing Westminster is John Wayne Airport (11 miles), Long Beach Airport (12 miles) and Los Angeles International Airport (30 miles).

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Westminster real estate offices

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Eagle Real Estate
PO Box 11351
Westminster, CA
714-890-1252
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Universal Realty II
10282 Westminster Ave
Westminster, CA
714-539-9559
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Seal Real Estate
14284 Beach Blvd.
Westminster, CA
714-622-4735
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T-Max Realty
14082 Beach Blvd. Unit A
Westminster, CA
714-898-0999
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Simplified Realty, Inc.
7695 Westminster Blvd
Westminster, CA
714-881-7212
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ListingPoint
13942 Jasperson Way
WESTMINSTER, CA
714-757-4283
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Asia Vo, Broker
14361 Monroe Ln.
Westminster, CA
714-728-4517
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Highland Real Estate
8051 Westminster Blvd., #204
Westminster, CA
714-898-4663
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VN Mortgage & Realty Co.
13861 Beach Blvd. #21
WESTMINSTER, CA
714-892-2700
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Excel Realty
13861 Beach Blvd, Suite 22
Westminster, CA
714-653-0821
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