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Irvine Median Family Income: $92,663

Education:
High School Graduates……..96%
College Graduates……………65%

15 Facts about the Irvine Unified School District

Our schools have earned the California Distinguished School designation – considered the state’s highest honor – 61 times since 1986, and all four comprehensive high schools have been recognized at least once.

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Irvine is the 3rd best place to live in California

According to Movoto Real Estate Online Magazine   The online Movoto Real Estate, which describes itself as an online real estate brokerage firm, ranks the 10 best places in California.
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Irvine is #3 in the Top Ten Cities of the Future Economic Potential

The top 10 of fDi’s third biennial ranking of American cities is a wholly North American affair, with all entrants located in Canada or the US. Rebounding somewhat following a turbulent economic period, FDI projects into North America increased 4.55% between 2012 and 2014.

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“5th out of the 50 Best Places to Live…

…in the Country!”  says Bloomberg BusinessWeek With help from Bloomberg Rankings, Businessweek.com evaluated 100 of the country’s largest cities based on 16 criteria. Irvine, California came in 5th out of 50. “The area has the best schools among the cities on our list. In short, it’s a great place to settle down.”

Irvine Chamber of Commerce…

…Ranks within Top 10 Most Visited Chamber Sites. – Reuters The Irvine Chamber’s rankings have jumped from being among the middle of hundreds of other chambers nationwide to consistently being ranked within the top 10 over the past several weeks.

15 Facts about the Irvine Unified School District

All four comprehensive high schools have been named Blue Ribbon Schools, the nation’s highest level of recognition for K-12 campuses. In all, IUSD has produced 15 Blue Ribbon schools since 1983.

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Irvine is One of the Best Run Cities in the Nation!

24/7 Wall Street The ranking recognized Irvine’s low violent crime rate, and put it in the top 10 for home vacancy, unemployment. median income and high school graduation rates.The best run cities have low poverty rates, and more households making more than $200,000 a year than the national average, high school graduation rates above 90 percent, and well managed city debt and resources.

Irvine…Best Big City in OC…

…According to Parenting OC It should come as no surprise that Irvine has been the top-rated big city for the past five years that we have done this survey. Irvine has everything a family could want: high-scoring public schools, low crime, and fantastic parks and outdoor spaces

Irvine #4 in the Top Ten Cities of the Future Overall

The top 10 of fDi’s third biennial ranking of American cities is a wholly North American affair, with all entrants located in Canada or the US. Rebounding somewhat following a turbulent economic period, FDI projects into North America increased 4.55% between 2012 and 2014.
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Irvine - 10th year Lowest Per Cap Violent Crime For the tenth consecutive year,

the City of Irvine has reported the lowest per capita violent crime rate (murder, rape, robbery and aggravated assault) for cities of greater than 100,000 in population. In addition to this National distinction, 2012 was also the City’s record low for the per capita violent crime rate.

15 Facts about the Irvine Unified School District

IUSD remains at the vanguard of the “green schools” movement. In addition to generating hundreds of thousands of dollars in savings on utility bills through staff conservation efforts, the district has promoted environmentally friendly construction and diverted thousands of tons of construction debris to recyclers for reuse.

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Our business community makes us stronger. Our public/private partnerships empower us. Our diversity energizes us. Our quality of life inspires us. Our commitment to innovation in all things distinguishes us. And helping business grow motivates us.

BEST OF IRVINE: TOP RANKINGS

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Ranking by Bloomberg BusinessWeek for “Best Small Cities for Startups” in CA

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For the 10th year in a row, Irvine has been rated the safest large city in America by the FBI

6th

Ranking by CNN Money for “Best Small Cities” in the United States

1st

1st in talent pool by a city of it’s size. According to fDi American Cities of the Future (2011/12)

1st

Ranking by Bloomberg BusinessWeek for “Best Small Cities for Startups” in CA

9

The number of consecutive years the FBI has rated Irvine to be the safest large city in America

6th

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Ranking by CNN Money for “Best Small Cities” in the United States

1st

1st in talent pool by a city of it’s size. According to fDi American Cities of the Future (2011/12)
EVC July 2015
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