Rossmoor, California has much to offer, but perhaps its biggest draw is its suburban appeal coupled with its proximity to beaches, shops, restaurants, entertainment, recreation, amusement parks, arts and culture, and more.
The close-knit community, made unique by its signature red brick wall that surrounds the entire unincorporated area, hosts several parades, festivals, and special events throughout the year.
Right at home in Rossmoor, there are some of the best schools in Orange County, beautiful parks, restaurants, shops, and more. But diverse worlds of adventure are right outside of your neighborhood.
Rossmoor is only about two miles from Los Alamitos, less than five miles from Seal Beach, only ten miles to Anaheim, 13 miles to Santa Ana, just 21 miles from Los Angeles, and less than 100 miles from Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego.
Things to Do In and Around Rossmoor
Within the small Rossmoor planned community, there’s a gas station, AAA service, Boot Barn, a center for family medicine, a flower shop, The Original Fish Company, Polly’s Pies, Rossmoor Gourmet Liquor and Deli, and the Rossmoor Car Wash and Detail.
The Rossmoor Homeowners Association sponsors an annual Rossmoor Community Festival that features parades, a car show, concerts, rides for the little ones, games, entertainment, and a garden club event.
In addition to the Rossmoor Annual Community Festival, the Rossmoor Homeowners Association also hosts the High School Scholarship Awards as well as the yearly Rossmoor Christmas Lights Celebration and Winter Festival.
Other active local organizations include the Rossmoor Homeowners Association, Rossmoor Women’s Club, Rossmoor Walk & Talk, and the Friends of the Library.
There are two parks in Rossmoor, Rush Park, and Rossmoor Park, as well as dozens of parks in surrounding areas. The parks serve as venues for events like Movies in the Park, Concerts, a Shakespeare festival, as well as live performances under the stars.
The Shops at Rossmoor-Seal Beach houses stores like Kohl’s, Marshall’s, Petsmart, Chicos, and more. Also, the shopping center offers a variety of eateries including Chick-Fil-A, Chipotle Mexican Grill, In-N-Out Burger, California Pizza Kitchen, and more.
The Los Alamitos-Rossmoor branch of the Orange County Public Libraries provides more than just books to read. Take a class, join a group, watch a movie, choose from ebooks and audiobooks, access computers, and more.
While there are no golf courses situated within Rossmoor’s boundaries, there are dozens of public and private golf courses and country clubs nearby.
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Education in and around Rossmoor
Students attending public schools in Rossmoor, California, are governed by the Los Alamitos Unified School District, home to some of the highest-rated elementary schools in Orange County.
Schools within the Rossmoor zip code attend Rossmoor Elementary, Oak Middle School, and Los Alamitos High School.
There are dozens of private schools around Rossmoor, including parochial and secular.
Higher education isn’t far from home as Rossmoor has 50 community and junior colleges within 100 miles.
The Climate in Rossmoor
Rossmoor, California, enjoys beautiful weather year-round. Out of the year, there are 274 days where Californians bask in golden rays of sunshine. High summer temperatures are a comfortable 81 degrees, ideal for outdoor fun in the sun.
There are only 32 days per year when Rossmoor has some form of measurable precipitation, which collectively produces a total of 13 inches of rain and no snow.
Low winter temperatures stay far above freezing at 46 degrees.
Living in Rossmoor
There are approximately 10,244 people who have chosen to build a comfortable lifestyle in the 1.5 square miles of the 90720 zip code in Orange County’s Rossmoor, California.
Among its residents, the annual median household income in Rossmoor, California, is approximately $118,000, far above the California average household income of $71,805.
Homes in Rossmoor range in price, on average, from $650,000 – 2.5 million, but the median home value is $984, 665, much more luxurious than the California median home value of $509,400.
Rossmoor, California offers a semi-secluded suburban comfortable lifestyle, situated close to a vast array of entertainment, recreation, beaches, parks and trails, arts and culture, fine and casual dining, shops galore, amusement parks, and more.
The unincorporated area houses some of the best schools in Orange County and prides itself on high-quality public, private, and higher education.
Conveniently located, living in Rossmoor affords residents the convenience of reaching major cities in a matter of minutes while still emanating that small-town charm with a close-knit vibe.
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