City Manager: Fred Wilson
City Phone: (714)-536-5511
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company
Sales Tax Rate


7.25% for State Sales and Use Tax

0.5% for Countywide Measure M Transportation Tax


Property Tax Rate

Use the Property Tax Allocation Guide


School District Bond Rate

School Bond information is located on your property tax bill. Use the Property Tax Allocation Guide


Pension Funding Liability - Funded Ratio

Public Safety - 64.64%

Misc. Employees - 70.52%


Unfunded Pension Liability

Pension Liability - $429,662,000

Pension Liability Per Capita - $2,128.37


Special Revenues

Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) - 10% 

Utility User Tax (UUT) - 4.9%

Prepaid Wireless - 4.5%

Electricity, gas, cable, and water for residents and commercial - 5%

General School Districts:

Huntington Beach City School District

Ocean View School District


High School Districts:

Huntington Beach Union High School District


Total City Budget - General Fund 2018-2019

$228.4 million




Homeownership Rate:



Median Income: 



Top Employers:



Cambro Manufacturing

Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach

C&D Aerospace

Huntington Beach Hospital

Rainbow Disposal

Huntington Beach Healthcare

Waterfront Hilton Beach Resort

Cleveland Golf/Srixon

City Council:

Erik Peterson

Lyn Semeta

Patrick Brendan

Kim Carr

Barbara Delgleize

Jim Hardy

Mike Posey


U.S. Representative(s):

Harley Rouda (Dist 48)


State Senators:

Tom Umberg (Dist 34)

John Moorlach (Dist 37)


Assembly Members:

Cottie Petrie-Norris (Dist 74)

Tyler Diep (Dist 72)