The county-seat of Orange County, California. The census data shows approximately 330,000 people live in Santa Ana, but due to high illegal immigration problems we can estimate that it is much higher. Santa Ana is one of the most liberal cities in the county, It faces the worst gang problem, worst schools, and has one of the highest amount of apartment overcrowding in the United States.
In the 1960's, Santa Ana was primarily White. However, that has changed due to immigration and today the city is over 70% Mexican with very few Whites.
People who live in Santa Ana tend to have a lot of pride. While, 949's tend to blame Santa Ana for crime, language issues, and illegal immigration.
A great city of 60,000 people in Orange County, California. San Clemente is the southernmost city in OC before the Camp Pedleton Marine Base. It is known for excellent beaches, perfect year-round weather, families, surfing, bomb food, and Spanish Architecture.
1). Trestles is a famous surf break, located in San Clemente. Also, mentioned by The Beach Boys.
2). Talega is a huge development of new homes built on the eastside of I-5. It is very expensive, and has some great golfing.
3). The wooden pier in SC is a staple for San Clemente's idealic Southern Californian beach culture.
4.) Most of the city is built on a slope and around canyons, which are abound in San Clemente.
Overall, San Clemente is an excellent city for families who want to enjoy a safe and clean beach environment.