Laguna, California

Laguna: A city located in Orange County, California. It is known for its beaches, its upscale shops and restaurants, and its art galleries.


Laguna is a city located in the county of Sacramento in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,669,847 and a population density of 398,485 people per km². After 8 years in 2018 city had an estimated population of 1,370,232 inhabitants.

Laguna is a seaside city located in Orange County along the Southern California coast. As of July 29, 2023, it has a population of around 23,000 residents. Here are some key details about Laguna:


Laguna was founded as an artist colony in the 1920s-30s. It later became incorporated as a city in 1927. The city is known for its long history as an art community.

Geography & Climate

Laguna spans about 4 miles of Pacific coastline and has scenic beaches, coves, and hillsides. The average year-round temperature is mild at 68°F due to its coastal location.

Economy & Culture

Laguna has an economy based on tourism, arts, and small businesses. There is a thriving arts scene with galleries and creative shops. The Festival of the Arts and Pageant of the Masters attract thousands annually.

Parks & Recreation

Popular outdoor spots include Crystal Cove State Park, Heisler Park, and Aliso Beach Park. Many visit for beach activities like swimming, surfing, and tidepooling. There are also scenic hiking trails.

Residential Areas

Laguna consists of unique neighborhoods like Laguna Canyon, Bluebird Canyon, Heisler Park, and Arch Beach Heights. Home styles range from beach cottages to luxury estates.

In summary, Laguna is known for its picturesque seaside location, historic art colony, scenic parks and beaches, charming neighborhoods, and thriving tourism industry focused on arts and culture.

Laguna locator map
Location of Laguna on California map.

Quick Facts about Laguna

Population : 1,370,232 (2018)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : Sacramento County
Postal code : 95624
Area : 6.7 km2
Altitude : 30 feet / 9 meters
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone, UTC−08:00, UTC−07:00
Local time : 02:11:08 (7th December 2023)
Density : 204,512 Pop. per km² as of 2018
Population growth : -94.85% (2010-2018)
Weather : 45℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather
Lagauna Creek Sunset on Laguna Blvd image
Lagauna Creek Sunset on Laguna Blvd
Lagauna Creek Sunset on Laguna Blvd image


Laguna is located at 38°25'16"N 121°25'26"W (38.4210200, -121.4238400).

Laguna map


Laguna forecast: A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%. more


According to census records, the population of Laguna decreased by 94.85% in 8 years.

Year Population % Change Method
1903 148,606 - census
1918 195,546 24% census
1939 279,505 30.04% census
1948 321,247 12.99% census
1960 472,064 31.95% census
1970 699,736 32.54% census
1975 803,750 12.94% census
1980 973,104 17.4% census
1995 1,631,082 40.34% census
2000 1,965,872 17.03% census
2007 2,473,530 20.52% census
2010 2,669,847 7.35% census
2015 3,035,081 12.03% census
2018 1,370,232 -121.5% 1990-05-01T00:00:00Z

People born in Laguna (17)

People born in Laguna, including Filipino actress Franchesca Salcedo, Filipino actress Carmina Villarroel, fashion model Charlene Almarvez, .


  • Delfina Herbosa de Natividad (Filipino flag maker) she was born in 20/12/1879
  • Dion Ignacio (American film actor) he was born in 28/03/1986
  • Sabrina (Filipino singer) she was born in 30/12/1989
  • Louie Ignacio (Filipino television director) he was born in 02/04/1968
  • Stephanie Retuya (Filipino fashion model) she was born in 14/04/1989
  • Ariella Arida (Miss Universe-Philippines 2013) she was born in 20/11/1988
  • Jef Gaitan (Filipino actress) she was born in 21/09/1989
  • Tony Mabesa (Filipino actor) he was born in 27/01/1935
  • Koreen Medina (Filipino beauty pageant titleholder) she was born in 27/03/1995
  • Jamilla Obispo (actress) she was born in 24/07/1986
  • Julia Buencamino (actor (1999-2015)) she was born in 05/12/1999
  • Jiggly Caliente (Filipino-American drag performer, singer, model, actress, and transgender activist) was born in 29/11/1981
  • Sela Guia (Filipina Idol) she was born in 28/04/2000
  • Cynthia Barker (Filipino politician) she was born in 25/05/1962

Schools in Laguna

College & universities near Laguna, CA

Code Name City ZIP
113096 Cosumnes River College Sacramento (CA) 95823-5799
490337 My Beauty & Barber College Sacramento (CA) 95823-4687
439747 My Le's Beauty College Sacramento (CA) 95823-2513
123493 Charles A Jones Career and Education Center Sacramento (CA) 95824-1529
110617 California State University-Sacramento Sacramento (CA) 95819-2694

Stations (47)

Amtrak & bus stations near Laguna, CA

Code Name Address Type
EKG Elk Grove, California Harbor Point Drive at Renwick Avenue BUS
SCS Sacramento (State Capitol), California 1389 10th Street BUS
SAC Sacramento Valley Station 401 I Street RAIL
DAV Davis station 840 Second Street RAIL
LOD Lodi 24 South Sacramento Street RAIL

Post offices near Laguna

Post Office Name City ZIP
Laguna Postal Stor Post Office Elk Grove (CA) 95758
Elk Grove Laguna Carrier Anx Post Office Elk Grove (CA) 95758
Elk Grov Post Office Elk Grove (CA) 95624
Parkway Post Office Sacramento (CA) 95823
Clarksburg Post Office Clarksburg (CA) 95612

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City Name Population Title
Sacramento 512,838 The sixth most populous city in California and the center of the Sacramento metropolitan area.
Elk Grove 177,302 The third most populous city in Sacramento County, California.
Citrus Heights 87,691 A city in Sacramento County, California.
Folsom 82,726 A city in Sacramento County, California.
Rancho Cordova 76,166 A city in Sacramento County, California.
Carmichael 61,762 A city in Sacramento County, California.
Florin 47,513 A census-designated place in Sacramento County, California.
North Highlands 42,694 Census-designated place in Sacramento County, California
Orangevale 33,960 Census-designated place in Sacramento County, California
Foothill Farms 33,121 Census designated place
Fair Oaks 30,912 California
Galt 26,551 City in Sacramento County, California, United States of America
Rosemont 22,681 Village in the U.
Rio Linda 15,106 Census-designated place in Sacramento County, California
La Riviera 10,802 Census designated place
Live Oak 9,048 City in Sutter County, California, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Laguna distances to largest California cities