Orange Homes For Sale
The city of Orange, California is located in Orange County. The county seat of Santa Ana is nearby at a distance of almost three miles. One of the most unique distinctions about Orange is its Old Town District which was established before 1920. While other Orange County cities removed or demolished vintage houses and buildings in the 1960s, the city of Orange preserved them for posterity. The selection of available Orange homes for sale demonstrates the variety of housing really well. Villa Park is a small but affluent city surrounded by Orange. In 2014, the population of Orange was 139,812.
The Orange Historic District referred to by locals as Old Towne is set around the original plaza and spans one square mile. Old Towne is noteworthy because it has several original buildings that have been preserved since the time when Orange became incorporated as a city. The plaza is a very active commercial area bosting Orange County's oldest bank and working soda fountain. The Historic District of Orange is the largest National Register District in California and has a listing in the National Register of Historic Places. Old Towne has a non-profit organization called the Old Towne Preservation Association which is committed to preserving the antiquity of the plaza.