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Looking to buy in Orange County, California?

There are 2 USDA backed residential loans in Orange county with an average loan balance of $408,765. Over 100% of the loans helped first time home buyers. Borrowers were an average age of 35 years old. The typical appraised home value was around $410,000. On average the rural home size purchased with this loan was approximately 1,155 SqFt. Alternate income limits exist to determine loan eligibility in Orange county. For a household of upto 4 people the income limit is $136,500. For a household of between 5 and 8 people the income limit increases to $180,200.

The size of Orange County is roughly 2,074 square kilometers. USDA defined regions of rural loan ineligibility in Orange cover 1,727 square kilometers of the county. Approximately 83.3% of Orange County is ineligible for traditional USDA home loans. The influence score for Orange County is 1. Look below for the interactive county level map illustration below for more details.

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Orange County appears to be largely or entirely within a USDA loan exclusion zone.
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Aliso Viejo   •   Anaheim   •   Anaheim Hills   •   Brea   •   Brea Chem   •   Browning   •   Buena Park   •   Cliff Haven   •   Como   •   Corona del Mar   •   Costa Mesa   •   Coto de Caza   •   Cowan Heights   •   Crystal Cove   •   Cypress   •   Dana Point   •   Dyer   •   East Irvine   •   Fountain Valley   •   Frances   •   Fullerton   •   Galivan   •   Garden Grove   •   Huntington Beach   •   Irvine   •   Kathryn   •   La Habra   •   La Palma   •   Ladera Ranch   •   Laguna Beach   •   Laguna Hills   •   Laguna Niguel   •   Laguna Woods   •   Lake Forest   •   Las Flores   •   Lemon Heights   •   Los Alamitos   •   Marlboro   •   McPherson   •   Midway City   •   Mission Viejo   •   Modjeska   •   Newport Beach   •   North Tustin   •   Orange   •   Orange Park Acres   •   Peralta Hills   •   Placentia   •   Rancho Santa Margarita   •   Rossmoor   •   San Clemente   •   San Juan Capistrano   •   San Juan Hot Springs   •   Santa Ana   •   Santa Ana Heights   •   Seal Beach   •   Silverado   •   Stanton   •   Three Arch Bay   •   Top of the World   •   Trabuco Canyon   •   Tustin   •   Villa Park   •   Westminster   •   Yorba Linda

A USDA loan is a mortgage option available to eligible homebuyers that is sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture to promote homeownership in rural communities. USDA Loans, sometimes called "RD Loans," offer 100% financing options on eligible rural properties. USDAProperties can help you find USDA properties in Orange County.

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Orange County, California
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Orange County is a picturesque region located in Southern California, USA. It was originally a part of the larger Los Angeles County but gained independence on March 11, 1889. The county was named after the widespread growth of citrus fruit, particularly the orange, which was a major component of the Californian agricultural industry in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. It is bordered by Los Angeles County, San Bernardino County, Riverside County, and San Diego County. The county is known for its beautiful coastlines, famous theme parks, and its thriving economy.

Inhabited by Native Americans as far back as 12,000 years ago, Spanish explorers made first contact with these Indigenous tribes in the 16th century. European colonization began in the 18th century when Spanish missionaries led by Friar Junpero Serra established the Mission San Juan Capistrano in 1776. Mexico obtained control of the region in 1821 after its successful War of Independence against Spain. American settlers from the East Coast gradually began to arrive, and with the conclusion of the Mexican-American War in 1848, California became part of the United States.

The construction of the Southern Pacific Railroad and the Santa Fe Railroad in the late 19th century turned Orange County into a significant agricultural region, producing not only oranges but also lemons, avocados, strawberries, and walnuts. In the 20th century, the coastal areas of Orange County transitioned from agricultural lands to residential communities, increasing the urban and suburban populations.

Orange County experienced a surge in population growth after World War II, driven by the aerospace and defense industries, as well as the construction of Interstate 5 in 1954 that connected the region with the rest of California. Furthermore, the opening of Disneyland in 1955 by Walt Disney greatly elevated tourism as one of the main drivers of the local economy.

Fun Fact: Orange County is home to the popular Knott's Berry Farm, America's first theme park, which was initially established as a fruit stand in the 1920s by Walter Knott. It gradually expanded into a full-fledged amusement park, officially opening in 1940 with attractions focusing on California's history and the Wild West.

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Featured Properties from USDA Loan Eligible Regions of Orange County
612 Bryce Canyon Way
Brea, CA

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35 Briarglenn
Aliso Viejo, CA

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34834 Pacific Coast Hwy
Dana Point, CA

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177 S Waterwheel Way # 21
Orange, CA

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