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Brea Real Estate Analysis

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

620 Buckboard Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 620 Buckboard Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC19036573)
3 beds 3 baths 1,401 sqft $539,000
369 Meadow Court Brea, CA 92821
3 beds 2 baths 1,281 sqft $470,000
524 Coyote Canyon Way Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 524 Coyote Canyon Way, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19033544)
4 beds 3 baths 3,025 sqft $899,900
100 Forest Place Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 100 Forest Place, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19031084)
5 beds 3 baths 1,781 sqft $679,000
844 Ethelinda Way Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 844 Ethelinda Way, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19034692)
4 beds 2 baths 1,999 sqft $775,000
109 E Fir Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 109 E Fir Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # SW19035193)
3 beds 2 baths 1,424 sqft $619,900
2483 Rockridge Lane Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2483 Rockridge Lane, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19033075)
3 beds 2 baths 1,578 sqft $580,000
4316 Hillside Road Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 4316 Hillside Road, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW19030419)
4 beds 3 baths 2,893 sqft $1,250,000
716 Manhattan Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 716 Manhattan Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # 819000648)
3 beds 4 baths 1,676 sqft $699,888
921 Bonnie Way Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 921 Bonnie Way, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19031854)
3 beds 4 baths 2,416 sqft $899,000
365 Adalina Lane Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 365 Adalina Lane, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC19031537)
3 beds 3 baths 1,518 sqft $765,888
24053 Sanabria Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 24053 Sanabria, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # CV19031673)
3 beds 3 baths 1,518 sqft $738,990
1078 Newhall Ter Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1078 Newhall Ter, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR19030336)
5 beds 6 baths 5,011 sqft $2,690,000
3271 E Phillips Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 3271 E Phillips, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19030463)
6 beds 5 baths 3,408 sqft $1,299,000
2515 Foothill Lane Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2515 Foothill Lane, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC19026844)
3 beds 3 baths 2,362 sqft $919,000

Sold Listings in Brea

216 W Fir Street , Unit C Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 216 W Fir Street , Unit C, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19014913)
2 beds 2 baths 993 sqft $425,000
1701 Chevy Chase Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1701 Chevy Chase Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19012007)
3 beds 2 baths 1,740 sqft $715,000
372 Sequoia Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 372 Sequoia Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW19001090)
3 beds 2 baths 1,677 sqft $655,000
179 Bluegrass Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 179 Bluegrass Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18293640)
4 beds 3 baths 2,520 sqft $915,000
871 Candlewood Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 871 Candlewood Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18294078)
4 beds 2 baths 1,505 sqft $660,000
3140 E Santa Fe Road Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 3140 E Santa Fe Road, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18290296)
4 beds 3 baths 2,063 sqft $800,000
424 E Alder Street Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 424 E Alder Street, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18282287)
3 beds 2 baths 1,769 sqft $647,000
2472 E Kern River Lane Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2472 E Kern River Lane, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # AR18284555)
4 beds 5 baths 3,990 sqft $1,540,000
5604 S Alwick Place Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 5604 S Alwick Place, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18284808)
4 beds 3 baths 2,146 sqft $725,000
3411 Paseo Drive Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3411 Paseo Drive, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW18284612)
4 beds 3 baths 2,266 sqft $850,000
1503 Mccart Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1503 Mccart Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18261538)
3 beds 2 baths 1,275 sqft $550,000
705 Driftwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 705 Driftwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR18279093)
4 beds 3 baths 2,388 sqft $750,000
170 Hayden Way Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 170 Hayden Way, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18275838)
2 beds 3 baths 1,302 sqft $495,000
705 Ashby Lane Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 705 Ashby Lane, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR18276176)
2 beds 3 baths 1,367 sqft $499,900
2427 Woodfield Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2427 Woodfield Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18274510)
3 beds 2 baths 1,578 sqft $567,000

Walk Score for Brea



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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