Featuring tree-lined streets and a peaceful residential vibe, the City of Fountain Valley has been referred to as "A Nice Place to Live" by its residents since 1957. Known for its well-maintained streets and parkways, a wide range of recreational programs for all ages, and consistently great weather, this classic commuter town is a great place to live and work.
What to Love
Minutes from some of the area’s major attractions
An abundance of parks and recreation
Tree-lined streets and a peaceful residential vibe
People & Lifestyle
Families love Fountain Valley for its excellent educational programming and proximity to local entertainment. On the weekends, locals spend a good portion of their time in the area’s vast parkland and recreational spaces.
Dining, Shopping & Entertainment
Featuring some of the best schools in Orange County, Fountain Park is close to Huntington Beach and contains some of the area’s best golf courses. New developments are coming to the site soon, making the area an up-and-coming destination for those wishing to relocate.
Thing to Do
Mile Square Park, which totals 640 acres of land, is one of Fountain Valley’s most frequented hot spots. Within the park's boundaries are three regulation golf courses, two regulation soccer fields, baseball and softball diamonds, plus an archery range and wilderness area. Two fishing lakes, concession-operated bike and paddle boat stands, and a vast expanse of picnic areas and shelters are also located here.
Taste of Fountain Valley, an annual food and beverage fundraiser, takes guests on a local food tour of the area, offering a sampling of great eats from local vendors. There’s also a strong shopping culture here, with four different outdoor malls dominating the retail landscape.
The City of Fountain Valley is served by four school districts and one college district.