Santa Ana, California is a city in Orange County with a population of about 330,000. The city is adjacent to the Santa Ana River, which is a mere ten miles from the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Typical of Southern California, Santa Ana has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters.
Freeways, freeways, freeways. Automobiles rule in Southern California and Santa Ana is no different. Though most people prefer the convenience of their own cars, public transportation is available and is used by some of the city's residents. There is a light rail system and a bus system available to people living in Santa Ana.