Corona Homes For Sale


corona-ca-eIn Riverside County, Califronia, the city of Corona is surrounded by the cities of Norco, Riverside, Chino Hills and Yorba Linda. Corona was originally named South Riverside, and was once filled with citrus groves as the “Lemon Capital of the World.” Today, it is the home of a large school system, major hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, building construction products and container manufacturers. Monster Beverage and auto designer Saleen make Corona their headquarters.

The city offers plenty of spacious custom-built homes in well established and highly desirable neighborhoods, houses with vaulted ceilings and stone fireplaces. These are common sights for those looking at homes for sale in Corona, California.

Neighborhoods in Corona include: North Corona, Downtown/North Main, Central Corona, South Corona, Dos Lagos, Coronita, Temescal Valley, Home Gardens, El Cerrito and Eagle Glen.

With a population of 160,000, the beauty of nature is always nearby with the stunning backdrop of the Cleveland National Forest. There are outdoor trails meandering through native vegetation.Welcome to a thriving community with convenient amenities and natural surroundings. A nature preserve, scenic trails, recreational amenities are near schools, shopping and swimming pools.  New gated communities of single family homes are convenient to major retail stores, restaurants, grocery, services and quick freeway access. Exceptional neighborhoods where families thrive, energetic communities are near all of the necessities of life.


Neighborhoods of Corona:

North Corona Homes For Sale
Many of the homes in the center of town that were built in the early 1900s are now recognized by the National Register of Historic Places as part of the Grand Boulevard Circle Historic District. The north section of the city of Corona is adjacent to the city of Norco. The section north of the 91 freeway is primarily residential and commercial. Most of the medium-size and moderately large houses were built after the late 1990s, and are known for being well maintained in a part of town with a reputation as a safe neighborhood. North Corona is home to well-rated schools,as well as shopping, including Costco and Home Depot. Prominent areas include Corona Hills and Corona Ranch.

Downtown/North Main Homes For Sale
Most of the City’s downtown area lies north of the 91 freeway, and is home to the former Fender Museum (now the new Corona Community Center). The Downtown / North Main area is prominently full of office and apartment buildings, with the newest one (Main Street Metro) under construction. Downtown is also the location of the North Main Corona Metrolink station, which is one of two Metrolink stations in the city.

Central Corona Homes For Sale
The central city area includes the inner circle of Grand Avenue as well as all areas south of CA 91 and north of Ontario Avenue. Central Corona is the oldest area of the city by far, with most housing having been built around 1910. This part of the city has a mixed Hispanic and white population, and consists of many restored historic residences.

South Corona Homes For Sale
South Corona is the newest and most upscale part of the city, and is located south of Ontario Avenue. Most housing stock was built between the early 2000s to the present, and ranges from suburban neighborhoods to custom built mansions in the foothills. South Corona has the highest rated schools in the city (as well as some of the highest in the region) and is known for being very clean, homogeneous, and well maintained. It is primarily upper-middle class and upper class income levels.

Dos Lagos Homes For Sale
Dos Lagos is located in South Corona. The area is mostly dominated by upscale apartment complexes, newer homes, a shopping center, and a large golf course.

Coronita Homes For Sale
Coronita, California is an unincorporated, census-designated area in Riverside County enclosed in Western Corona.


Temescal Valley Homes For Sale
Temescal Valley, California is an unincorporated but census-designated area in Riverside County at the southernmost end of Corona city limits, and is included in the city’s sphere of influence. It includes the neighborhoods of Sycamore Creek, Trilogy, The Retreat and Horsethief Canyon Ranch. As of 2013, the City of Corona has applied for annexation of the area through the Riverside County Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO). On September 26, 2013, the Commission formally denied the City of Corona’s request for annexation. The contract between Corona and the County to provide its emergency services to the northern-third of Temescal Valley persists.  Although the arguments of the opponents of annexation included the fear of being “Coronians” and losing the area’s identity, Temescal Valley’s ZIP Code remains associated with Corona, CA.

Home Gardens Homes For Sale
Home Gardens is a Census Designated place within the City of Corona’s sphere of infuence. The neighborhood is largely populated by Hispanic and Caucasian communities. Home Gardens is one of Corona’s largest neighborhoods with a population estimate of approximately 12,000 residents. It is also one of the city’s lowest income areas. The neighborhood is served by Magnolia Avenue, a major thoroughfare which leads into the City of Riverside. Bus service is served by the Riverside Transit Agency (RTA) and Corona Cruiser.

El Cerrito Homes For Sale
El Cerrito is located on the southeastern part of the city, just a few exits away on the I-15 N of the Dos Lagos Neighborhood. El Cerrito is mostly a rural/suburban area with many dirt roads in alleyways and no ranches. El Cerrito is home to El Cerrito Sports Park, a large park consisting of one baseball field and a popular destination for Little League Baseball and local school softball teams. El Cerrito is served by Ontario Ave./Temescal Canyon Rd.

Eagle Glen Homes For Sale
Eagle Glen is a predominantly upper-middle-class neighborhood. It is located between South Corona and El Cerrito, and is the neighborhood around Wilson Elementary and Eagle Glen Park. This neighborhood is known for being very clean and well maintained, with very good schools.[citation needed]It is close to Wilson Elementary, El Cerrito Middle School, and Santiago High School, all of which are California distinguished schools. Many of the homes are valued anywhere from $400,000 to $650,000. Eagle Glen is also home to a golf course.



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