City Manager: John Russo
City Phone: (949)-724-6000
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company; Irvine Ranch Water District
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 - 95.48%

Misc. Employees - 78.22%


Unfunded Pension Liability

UAAL% - 7.2%

Pension Liability - $20,294,000

Pension Liability Per Capita - $144.55


Special Revenues

Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) - 8%

Irvine Hotel Improvement District Assessment Tax - 2%

Other Taxes Particular to City - Utility User Tax (UUT) on intrastate telephone use, all electricity and gas on commercial - 1.5%

Elementary Districts:


High School Districts:


Unified School Districts:

Irvine Unified School District

Tustin Unified School District


Community College Districts:

South Orange County Community College District

Total City Budget - General Fund 2018-2019

$199.8 million




Homeownership Rate:



Median Income: 



Top Employers:

University of California, Irvine

Irvine Unified School District

Blizzard Entertainment

Broadcom Corporation 

Edwards Lifesciences

Parker Hannifin


Verizon Wireless

B. Braun Medical 

Western Digital

City Council:

Christina L. Shea

Christina L. Shea

Melissa Fox

Farrah N. Khan

Anthony Kuo


U.S. Representative(s):

Katie Porter (Dist 45)


State Senators:

John Moorlach (Dist 37)


Assembly Members:

Cottie Petrie-Norris (Dist 74)

Steven Choi (Dist 68)