As one of the most popular cities in California, Corona is known for not only cherishing its past, but also for looking ahead to the future. With a population near 160,000 residents, it has seen its population increase 25 percent over the past five years. Situated close to the Cleveland National Forest and Santa Ana Mountains, it offers a variety of family-friendly neighborhoods which are located close to shopping, entertainment, and recreation options.
With its population growing rapidly within the past five years, Corona's real estate market has also expanded. With numerous single-family homes available, it has become a city known for being the perfect haven for families. One of the most popular neighborhoods is South Corona, which is an upscale part of the city and includes newer housing as well as custom-built mansions. A very clean and well-maintained area, it also has many of the highest-rated schools in the state.
As more and more families have found their way to Corona, the local economy has also flourished. Boasting a low unemployment rate, Corona offers many opportunities in a variety of career fields. The city's school system is its largest employer, while many manufacturing companies also call it home. The city is also known as a premier area for California healthcare, with Corona Regional Medical Center having an excellent statewide reputation.
Situated near many of the state's major highways, Corona provides its residents numerous options for getting around without dealing with the daily hassles of gridlock. The public transportation system, including buses and the Metrolink commuter rail system, allows for easy access to the downtown area as well as most major employers. Cultural opportunities, often overseen by the Arts Alive Council, include the Corona Symphony Orchestra, Circle City Chorale, and various museums and art galleries scattered about the city.
With so much to offer its residents, it's easy to see why Corona has experienced such rapid growth over the past few years. Excellent educational and employment opportunities, along with a variety of cultural offerings, makes Corona a California city that virtually any family will be happy to call home.
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