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Brea is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 40,963 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Brea is the 207th largest community in California.

Housing costs in Brea are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don’t compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.

Brea is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.74% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Brea is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brea who work in office and administrative support (14.82%), management occupations (14.14%) and sales jobs (11.91%).

Also of interest is that Brea has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Brea Information and Demographics

Brea is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.88% of adults in Brea have at least a bachelor’s degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor’s degree or higher.

The per capita income in Brea in 2010 was $34,788, which is upper middle income relative to California, and wealthy relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $139,152 for a family of four. However, Brea contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Brea is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Brea home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Brea residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Brea also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 27.03% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Brea include German, English, Irish and Italian.

In addition, Brea has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (23.13%).

The languages spoken by people in Brea are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Brea is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Korean, Chinese and Tagalog.

Brea Real Estate Listings

Active Listings in Brea

410 W Acacia Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 410 W Acacia Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18144367)
2 beds 2 baths 1,447 sqft $595,000
920 N Puente Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 920 N Puente Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18145114)
4 beds 4 baths 3,401 sqft $788,888
433 Broadway Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 433 Broadway Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR18142628)
2 beds 3 baths 1,206 sqft $598,900
533 Cliffwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 533 Cliffwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18140827)
5 beds 3 baths 1,781 sqft $700,000
148 Tea Lane Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 148 Tea Lane, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18136406)
3 beds 3 baths 1,613 sqft $750,000
602 Archwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 602 Archwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18141682)
2 beds 2 baths 1,032 sqft $449,900
543 Cliffwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 543 Cliffwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18133377)
4 beds 2 baths 1,508 sqft $598,888
1200 Ponderosa Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1200 Ponderosa Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18139386)
4 beds 2 baths 1,434 sqft $659,900
808 Carob Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 808 Carob Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18138630)
3 beds 2 baths 1,380 sqft $600,000
1009 N Puente Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1009 N Puente Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR18138554)
3 beds 3 baths 1,950 sqft $699,000
262 Morning Glory Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 262 Morning Glory Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18136928)
6 beds 3 baths 4,235 sqft $1,350,000
560 N Brea Boulevard , Unit 22 Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 560 N Brea Boulevard , Unit 22, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18136444)
2 beds 2 baths 1,090 sqft $449,000
2538 E Santa Paula Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2538 E Santa Paula Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18136664)
5 beds 6 baths 5,537 sqft $2,299,000
430 S Flower Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 430 S Flower Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # IV18134075)
3 beds 1 bath 963 sqft $600,000
543 N Cable Canyon Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 543 N Cable Canyon, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # WS18126840)
4 beds 5 baths 4,148 sqft $1,780,000

Sold Listings in Brea

1642 E Eucalyptus Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1642 E Eucalyptus Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18111633)
4 beds 2 baths 1,652 sqft $640,000
1090 Oakcrest Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1090 Oakcrest Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18113356)
4 beds 3 baths 2,808 sqft $875,000
504 Butte Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 504 Butte Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18106578)
2 beds 2 baths 1,122 sqft $440,000
5600 Alwick Place Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 5600 Alwick Place, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18106799)
4 beds 3 baths 2,167 sqft $780,000
341 Meadow Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 341 Meadow Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # SB18107388)
2 beds 1 bath 846 sqft $423,000
3568 Mirada Lane Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3568 Mirada Lane, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # TR18105458)
3 beds 3 baths 1,604 sqft $670,000
930 Papaya Place Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 930 Papaya Place, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18097370)
3 beds 2 baths 1,439 sqft $660,000
595 WAKEFOREST Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 595 WAKEFOREST Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18099416)
5 beds 3 baths 1,781 sqft $670,000
219 S Redwood Avenue , Unit H Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 219 S Redwood Avenue , Unit H, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18099045)
2 beds 3 baths 1,385 sqft $478,000
711 Wagon Wheel Circle Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 711 Wagon Wheel Circle, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18099158)
3 beds 2 baths 1,110 sqft $390,000
402 Pine Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 402 Pine Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18098510)
3 beds 3 baths 1,920 sqft $763,000
670 Legacy Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 670 Legacy Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18095240)
4 beds 3 baths 2,101 sqft $792,000
600 N Brea Boulevard , Unit 47 Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 600 N Brea Boulevard , Unit 47, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18096254)
1 bed 1 bath 851 sqft $364,000
437 Pepper Tree Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 437 Pepper Tree Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # CV18094159)
4 beds 3 baths 1,781 sqft $730,000
3323 E Date Street Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3323 E Date Street, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW18096687)
4 beds 3 baths 2,064 sqft $745,000

Brea School Data

Brea School Districts

Brea-Olinda Unified
K-12
http://www.bousd.k12.ca.us

Brea Schools

Arovista Elementary School
K-6, public
http://arovista.bousd.us/
Brea Canyon High (Continuation) School
9-12, public
Brea Country Hills Elementary School
K-6, public
Brea-Olinda High School
9-12, public
Brea Junior High School
7-8, public
http://bjhs.bousd.us/
William E. Fanning Elementary School
K-6, public
Laurel Elementary School
K-6, public
http://laurel.bousd.us/
Mariposa Elementary School
K-6, public
Olinda Elementary School
K-6, public
http://olinda.bousd.us/
St. Angela Merici Elementary School
K-8, private
http://www.stangelabrea.org
Montessori Of Brea Inc.
K-1, private
Christ Lutheran School
K-8, private
Carbon Canyon Christian School
1-12, private
Heights Christian Schools – Brea Friends Campus
PK-5, private
http://www.heightschristianschools.org/HCS-BR/
Carbon Canyon Christian School
1-12, private
Christ Lutheran School
K-8, private
http://www,christbreaschool.com

Posted on March 26, 2015 at 3:37 pm by Joe Byon

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