Welcome to the land of the 1%. Where you’ll find lawyers, and doctors, and business executives. And while they probably aren’t made of ticky tacky, they are definitely made of money.
These are the wealthiest neighborhoods that Irvine has to offer. Where houses go for over 5.0x the national median and household incomes are 3.39x the national median.
But where exactly in Irvine do the richest of the rich people live? That would be El Toro Marine Air Station where the median income is a cool $130,959.
Here’s a look at the top 10 richest neighborhoods in Irvine out of 24 for 2018:
- El Toro Marine Air Station (Homes)
- Northwood Point (Homes)
- Quail Hill (Homes)
- Shady Canyon (Homes)
- Turtle Rock (Homes)
- East Industrial Complex (Homes)
- Northwood (Homes)
- West Park (Homes)
- Lower Peters Canyon (Homes)
- Oak Creek (Homes)
Summing up the median income of those 10 neighborhoods adds up to $1,271,683. And that my friend, is more 0s than most of us will see in our bank account for a long, long time — if we ever get that lucky.
Continue on to find where your neighborhood ranks amongst the richest in Irvine.
How We Determined The Most Well To Do Neighborhoods In Irvine For 2018
Every city has it’s best neighborhoods — where everyone wants to live — and the worst neighborhoods — where no one wants to live.
And then you have the wealthiest neighborhoods, where no one can afford to live.
And by no one, we really mean you because there’s always someone richer than you.
How do you quantify richer than you? We looked at one simple criterion:
Which neighborhoods have the highest median income?
We ranked every neighborhood in Irvine by median income from highest to lowest. The neighborhood with the highest median income, El Toro Marine Air Station, was named the richest neighborhood in Irvine.
The poorest neighborhood? That would be University Town Center.
Now a look at how all the neighborhoods in Irvine ranked.
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Detailed List Of The Richest Neighborhoods In Irvine For 2018
|Rank||Neighborhood||Median Household Income|
|1||El Toro Marine Air Station||$186,442|
|6||East Industrial Complex||$117,263|
|9||Lower Peters Canyon||$107,049|
|11||El Camino Real||$99,875|
|12||Irvine Health And Science Complex||$95,158|
|17||San Joaquin Marsh||$73,976|
|22||Rancho San Joaquin||$40,599|
|24||University Town Center||$33,199|