City Manager: John Pietig
City Phone: (949)-497-3311
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company; Laguna Beach 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 - 78.4%

Misc. Employees - 76.9%


Unfunded Pension Liability

UAAL% - 9.22%

Pension Liability - $101,332,569

Pension Liability Per Capita - $4,369.70


Special Revenues

Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) - 12%

Other Taxes Particular to City - none

Elementary Districts:

Laguna Beach Unified School District


High School Districts:

Laguna Beach Unified School District


Unified School Districts:

Laguna Beach Unified School District

Total City Budget - General Fund 2018-2019

$64.2 million




Homeownership Rate:



Median Income: 



Top Employers:

Laguna College of Art and Design

City Council:

Bob Whalen

Steven Dicterow

Sue Kempf

Peter Blake

Toni Iseman


U.S. Representative(s):

Harley Rouda (Dist 48)


State Senators:

John Moorlach (Dist 37)


Assembly Members:

Cottie Petrie-Norris (Dist 74)