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Fountain Valley, CA

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A commuter town located in California's Orange County, Fountain Valley plays home to over 55,000 residents and has its roots in the agricultural life. Known as Talbert until 1957, Fountain Valley got its new name from the high water table and artesian wells located in the area. Today, Fountain Valley enjoys a thriving economy as home to Hyundai Motor America. While many residents work outside of town, at the end of the day they still love to call Fountain Valley home.

Fountain Valley Apartments For Rent!


Valley Park Apartments
Beds: 2-3
Baths: 1.5-2


The Huntington Apartments
Beds: Studio-2
Baths: 1-2


Ocean Air Apartment Homes
Beds: 4
Baths: 4


Huntington Terrace North Senior Apartments
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2


Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2


Ocean Park Apartment Homes
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Fountain Valley, CA is
50 to 54
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 6.24%
  • 5.47%
  • 5.72%
  • Female
  • 6.67%
  • 4.09%
  • 6.78%
is average rent in Fountain Valley, CA
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 0.0%
  • 1.33%
  • 0.61%
of units are available for rent in Fountain Valley
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 121
  • 0
  • 186
Getting Around in Fountain Valley, CA

Walk Score®
"Somewhat Walkable"
Transit Score®
The average commuter time in Fountain Valley is:
15 to 19 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 6.11%
  • 14.81%
  • 2.96%

Have a Picnic in the

If being outdoors is what you crave, Fountain Valley has a large variety of parks for the nature lover in everybody. Grab a picnic lunch and head out to Miles Square Regional Park where you can take advantage of the 640 acres of land. This land is home to a sheltered picnic area, two lakes, three 18-hole golf courses, softball and baseball fields, and a 20-acre section that is dedicated to California's native plants. The recreation center offers a wide variety of popular sports, including tennis, basketball, and racquetball courts. You can even get in some exercise time at the park's fitness center.

Nightlife in Fountain

Nighttime is the time to relax and let your hair down and Fountain Valley does not lack in the night life department. Have a little Hawaiian barbecue at the Tiki Hawaiian BBQ restaurant or a “pickeltini” at the Blarney Stone bar. The Blarney Stone offers a full service bar, live DJs during the week, and wheelchair accessibility, making it a comfortable place for everyone. For the sports fan, there is the Centerfield Sports Bar and Grill where you can hang out with friends and catch the game while enjoying a few beers in a casual atmosphere.

Summerfest in Fountai

Fountain Valley is the home to some unique and interesting festivals. Summerfest is a fair and festival event held each year at the Fountain Valley Sports Park at Brookhurst and Heil. The fair offers a preview night just before the festival starts so you can see what is available before purchasing a ticket. Festival rides are offered at a discount price on preview night. Enjoy the different foods from the food trucks, take in a car show, have a dog day afternoon with your furry friend, and have a few drinks at the beer, wine, and margarita garden.