The mild weather conditions and beauty of Lake Forest, Ca. sets it apart from the crowd. It has big city amenities with a small town feel. This is why many people are choosing to call it home.
The 2010 census shows the Lake Forest population to be at 77,264. The town was previously known as El Toro and officially incorporated as a city in 1991 with its new name. Many businesses have made Lake forest their base of operations.
Employment opportunities in Lake Forest are on the rise with companies such as:
Large store chains include Walmart and Home Depot.
There are two major developments in the city limits of Lake Forest. Many new homes and businesses are centered in the Foothill Ranch and Portola Hills areas. There are two man-made lakes with beautiful homes lining the shores.
Lake Forest is unique in the fact that it has many Eucalyptus trees. They are part of the reason that Forest is part of the cities name. A 1900 landowner planted over 400 acres with Eucalyptus. Over time they grew into an entire forest of trees.
Sports and Rec
The residents of Lake Forest are very proud of their 86.2 acre Sports Park. It has a gymnasium and classrooms for both educational and recreational purposes. The city encourages everyone to stay active mentally and physically.
Education is a top priority for city officials and residents. Lake Forest has some of the highest ranked schools in the county. They have one high school, one middle school, and three elementary schools.
Lake Forest is well known for its summer fun in the sun with events such as:
There are year round recreational possibilities in and around Lake Forest.
People come to Lake Forest, CA. for a visit and decide to stay because of the endless possibilities. There are a variety of homes for sale ranging from multifamily units to single family homes. There are executive housing communities and many diverse neighborhoods. It is a great place to live when starting a family or looking towards retirement.
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