City Manager: Kristine Ridge
City Phone: (714)-647-5400
City Website:
Public Utilities: Southern California Edison; Southern California Gas Company
Sales Tax Rate

9.25% (Highest in Orange County)

7.25% for State Sales and Use Tax

1.5% for Santa Ana 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 - 74.87%

Misc. Employees - 72.47%


Unfunded Pension Liability

UAAL% - 86.30%

Pension Liability: $632,800,000

Pension Liability Per Capita: $1,893.38


Special Revenues

Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) - 11%

Other Taxes Particular to City - Utility User Tax (UUT) on all telephone use, electricity, gas, and water on residents and commercial - 5.5%

General School Districts:

Central County ROP School District


Unified School Districts:

Santa Ana Unified School District

Garden Grove Unified School District

Tustin Unified School District

Orange Unified School District

Total City Budget - General Fund 2018-2019

$264.5 million




Homeownership Rate:



Median Income: 



Top Employers:

County of Orange

Ingram Micro

Rancho Santiago Community College District

United States Postal Services

Tenet Healthcare

Freedom Communications

City Council:

David Penaloza

Roman Reyna

Cicente Sarmiento

Miguel Pulido

Juan Villegas

Cecilia Iglesias

Jose Solorio


U.S. Representative(s):

Lou Correa (Dist 46)

Harley Rouda (Dist 48)


State Senators:

Tom Umberg (Dist 34)


Assembly Members:

Tom Daly (Dist 69)

Tyler Diep (Dist 72)