Irvine Communities: El Camino Real

Written by Posted On Thursday, 09 January 2014 11:44

About El Camino Real

Developed in the mid 1960’s, El Camino Real is one of the oldest and most affordable master planned communities in Irvine, zip code 92604. Prominent neighborhoods in the area include Deerfield, Ranch and Heritage Park among others. Most homes within El Camino Real are detached single family homes with a few town homes sprinkled throughout. The community encompasses the area west of the 5 Freeway from Culver Drive to Jeffrey Road and Irvine Center Drive.

El Camino Real is a popular place for families with children because there are several parks in town, highly rated schools and a very low crime rate. Homes for sale in El Camion Real are a great investment in Irvine real estate.

Schools serving El Camino Real

  • Camino Real Elementary
  • Green Tree Elementary
  • Venado Middle School
  • Irvine High School

Parks and open spaces in El Camino Real

  • Deerfield Community Park
  • Heritage Park
  • Ranch Park
  • Hoeptner Park
  • Willows Park
  • Presley Park

Shopping near El Camino Real

Heritage Plaza

14200-14474 Culver Dr, Irvine, CA

The Heritage Plaza shopping center has recently been remodeled and encompasses a plethora of dining options, retail stores and local businesses serving the El Camino Real community. With over 50 different stops and restaurants, the Heritage Plaza shopping center is one of the largest centers in Irvine and a resource for the entire city. Popular restaurants in the center include the Elephant Bar, The Habit and The Wheel of Life which is an Asian vegan restaurant.

Culver Plaza Shopping Center

15275 - 15459 Culver Drive, Irvine, CA 92604

The Culver Plaza Shopping Center includes a 24 Fitness Gym, several grocery stores, various quick service restaurants and more. Within walking distance of Deerfield Park, Deerfield Patio and Deerfield Townhomes, this shopping center is an essential resource for the community in El Camino Real.

The Arbor Village Center

14775 Jeffrey Road, Irvine, CA 92618

A mix of office buildings and retail businesses, the Arbor Village Center offers plenty of options for El Camino Real residents. Popular restaurants include Lollicup, Yogurtland and Ameci’s Pizza. The Arbor Village Center

Orange Tree Square Shopping Center

Located just across Walnut Avenue from the Arbor Village Center, the Orange Tree Square Shopping Center is significantly smaller yet still offers several resources for residents. This center is located on the outer border of El Camino Real and features primarily Asian eateries and businesses.

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