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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

585 N Cable Canyon Place Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 585 N Cable Canyon Place, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18250232)
4 beds 4 baths 3,573 sqft $1,429,999
336 Surry Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 336 Surry Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18249437)
3 beds 2 baths 1,281 sqft $499,000
441 Broadway Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 441 Broadway Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # CV18249231)
3 beds 4 baths 1,813 sqft $649,000
555 Charwood Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 555 Charwood Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18248172)
4 beds 3 baths 1,499 sqft $460,000
1310 Northwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1310 Northwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18248765)
5 beds 3 baths 3,018 sqft $999,998
2722 E Temblor Ranch Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2722 E Temblor Ranch Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18244246)
4 beds 4 baths 3,709 sqft $1,999,900
1215 Arrow Wood Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1215 Arrow Wood Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # IV18224104)
4 beds 2 baths 1,641 sqft $779,000
3679 E Glorietta Place Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3679 E Glorietta Place, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW18246485)
2 beds 2 baths 2,216 sqft $999,990
908 Tracie Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 908 Tracie Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18245514)
4 beds 2 baths 1,682 sqft $799,000
988 Newhall Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 988 Newhall, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR18244281)
4 beds 5 baths 4,713 sqft $2,299,900
280 Buena Vida Drive , Unit 204 Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 280 Buena Vida Drive , Unit 204, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # OC18244350)
2 beds 2 baths 1,389 sqft $618,800
433 Broadway Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 433 Broadway Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # TR18242701)
2 beds 3 baths 1,206 sqft $588,800
175 Buckthorn Drive Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 175 Buckthorn Drive, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # OC18242804)
4 beds 3 baths 2,444 sqft $849,999
359 Brea Hills Avenue Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 359 Brea Hills Avenue, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW18241059)
4 beds 3 baths 2,893 sqft $1,185,000
1330 El Encanto Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1330 El Encanto Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # CV18224467)
4 beds 3 baths 2,381 sqft $849,888

Sold Listings in Brea

3332 Adelante Street Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3332 Adelante Street, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # IG18199027)
4 beds 3 baths 2,537 sqft $1,025,000
3170 E Elm Street Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3170 E Elm Street, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW18202339)
3 beds 3 baths 1,695 sqft $605,000
4075 Cedarwood Court Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 4075 Cedarwood Court, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # OC18196538)
3 beds 3 baths 2,475 sqft $988,000
1200 Northwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1200 Northwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18196583)
3 beds 3 baths 2,330 sqft $685,000
3674 Sandpiper Way Brea, CA 92823
Photo of 3674 Sandpiper Way, Brea, CA 92823 (MLS # PW18190047)
5 beds 3 baths 3,200 sqft $880,000
395 Marina Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 395 Marina Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # CV18191175)
3 beds 3 baths 1,728 sqft $708,000
206 N Madrona Avenue , Unit 108 Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 206 N Madrona Avenue , Unit 108, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # SR18189567)
3 beds 3 baths 1,400 sqft $512,500
559 Aspen Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 559 Aspen, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18188552)
4 beds 2 baths 1,625 sqft $615,000
628 Magnolia Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 628 Magnolia Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # IG18182843)
3 beds 2 baths 1,315 sqft $630,000
2208 Arts Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2208 Arts Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18183946)
4 beds 3 baths 2,230 sqft $800,000
2110 Clear Springs Road Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 2110 Clear Springs Road, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18179012)
4 beds 3 baths 1,942 sqft $780,000
1521 Shaffer Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1521 Shaffer Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18181906)
3 beds 3 baths 2,104 sqft $710,000
262 Mountain Court Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 262 Mountain Court, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # OC18175625)
3 beds 2 baths 1,515 sqft $495,000
1159 Beechwood Drive Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 1159 Beechwood Drive, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18174080)
4 beds 4 baths 2,534 sqft $787,500
563 Cliffwood Avenue Brea, CA 92821
Photo of 563 Cliffwood Avenue, Brea, CA 92821 (MLS # PW18173077)
4 beds 2 baths 1,508 sqft $590,000

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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