Newport Coast is located within Newport Beach California. It is south of the main section of Newport Beach. Newport Coast was a separate city until 2001 when it was annexed by Newport Beach, now is it a distinctive part of that city. The population is approximately 10,000 people in the Newport Coast section of Newport Beach.
Newport Coast was originally a master planned community. There are a large variety of home styles to choose amongst from condos to ocean view custom built estates. The views from the Newport Coast area include the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, Newport Coast, Newport Harbor, whitewater, surrounding mountains and breathtaking sunsets. Newport Coast includes 27 distinctive neighborhoods to choose from, including Newport Ridge North, Campobello, Tesoro, Ocean Heights, Montserrat and St. Michel. Homes in Newport Coast now can exceed $25 million. The majority of communities are gated and guard-gated.
Newport Coast students attend schools in the award winning Newport Mesa Unified School District. The Newport Coast area elementary school is Newport Coast Elementary. Students then attend Coronal del Mar Middle School and High School. These are wonderful schools with many extracurricular activities. There are also quite a few private schools in the area as well. They are California Pacific Charter Schools, Carden Hall Inc, Christ by Sea Um Children’s Center, Newport Christian School, Newport Montessori School, Our Lady Queen of Angels School, Sage Hill School, St. Matthews Montessori School, St. Andrews Presbyterian Preschool, The Susan Phillips Day School and Tutor Time Learning Center.
With wonder year around weather, this is a spectacular place for outdoor enthusiasts to make their home. Surfers can catch world class waves at the legendary “Wedge.” There is world class bird watching at the estuary at Back Bay. Crystal Cove Beach is a great place for hiking and searching tidal pools. The pier and boardwalk are terrific for walking and jogging. There are many trails throughout Newport Beach for biking, walking and hiking. Many of the neighborhood amenities include tennis courts and swimming pools.