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Welcome to Aliso Viejo ...

The city of Aliso Viejo is located in Orange County.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Aliso Viejo had a population of 47,823 people.<1> (see below for details).

Aliso Viejo was incorporated July 1, 2001.

The community of Aliso Viejo is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Aliso Viejo lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Aliso Viejo lies within the (949) area code.

The ZIP codes for Aliso Viejo: 92656, 92698<3>

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for Aliso Viejo.

Communities near Aliso Viejo ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aliso Viejo and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Costa Mesa   [Map]   112,822   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Garden Grove   [Map]   174,858   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Huntington Beach   [Map]   200,652   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Irvine   [Map]   266,122   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Newport Beach   [Map]   86,688   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Orange   [Map]   140,504   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Aliso Viejo.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aliso Viejo. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aliso Viejo. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aliso Viejo.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aliso Viejo:

Websites for Aliso Viejo ...

Official Website:   www.ci.aliso-viejo.ca.us/
 
Junior League:   www.jlocc.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aliso Viejo ...

Looking for more information about Aliso Viejo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Aliso Viejo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Aliso Viejo.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aliso Viejo. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Aliso Viejo: www.ci.aliso-viejo.ca.us/

The official website for Orange County: www.oc.ca.gov/

The official website for State of California: www.state.ca.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aliso Viejo.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aliso Viejo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Aliso Viejo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aliso Viejo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Aliso Viejo. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aliso Viejo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aliso Viejo. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aliso Viejo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aliso Viejo. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5785, Longitude: -117.7270     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aliso Viejo.