Newport Beach, California

Newport Beach is a coastal city in South Orange County, California. Newport Beach is known for swimming and sandy beaches. Newport Harbor once supported maritime industries however today, it is used mostly for recreation. Balboa Island draws visitors with a waterfront path and easy access from the ferry to the shops and restaurants.

Newport Beach, California
Aerial view of Newport Beach in July 2014
Location within California and Orange County
Newport Beach
Location in Southern California
Newport Beach
Location within California
Newport Beach
Location within the United States
Coordinates: 33°37′0″N 117°53′51″W
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyOrange
IncorporatedSeptember 1, 1906[1][2]
Government
  TypeMayor–council[3]
  BodyCity of Newport Beach City Council
  MayorKevin Muldoon
  Mayor Pro TemNoah Blom
  City CouncilWill O'Neill
Joy Brenner
Brad Avery
Duffy Duffield
Diane B. Dixon
  City ManagerGrace K. Leung
  Assistant City ManagerTara Finnigan
Area
  Total52.92 sq mi (137.07 km2)
  Land23.79 sq mi (61.62 km2)
  Water29.13 sq mi (75.45 km2)  55.07%
Elevation10 ft (3 m)
Population
  Total85,239
  Rank98th in California
  Density1,600/sq mi (620/km2)
Time zoneUTC−8 (Pacific)
  Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP Codes
92657–92663[7]
Area code949
FIPS code06-51182
GNIS feature IDs1661104, 2411250
Websitenewportbeachca.gov
Symbols of Newport Beach
FlowerBougainvillea
TreeCoral tree

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