Irvine Communities: Northpark

Written by Posted On Thursday, 16 January 2014 12:10

About Northpark

Northpark a medium-sized community is within the zip code 92602 in Northern Irvine and features Mediterranean-inspired landscape.  Boarded by Irvine Boulevard, Portola Parkway, Culver Drive and the 261 Tool Road, Northpark is a guard-gated community comprised of a mix of detached single family homes, townhomes, and condos. Pricing within the community starts in the high $400,000s for condos and ranges to $2M dollar residences.

Northpark offers a wide variety of amenities including a community club house, several swimming pools, grilling area, Basketball Courts and children’s playgrounds. These homes for sale in Irvine are easily accessible from the 5 Freeway and the 261 Toll Road, built in the early 2000's. Within Northpark there is also the separate master planned and partially gated community of Northpark Square.

Parks in Northpark

In total, the community has 15 small private parks for a total of 31 acres of space. The central park within the community is Hicks Canyon Park including the Hicks Canyon Trail.

  • Hicks Canyon Community Park. Includes picnic gazebo areas, BBQs, play area, open areas, 2 lighted baseball diamonds, 2 soccer fields, play area, open area and bike trail access. Running alongside the park is the Hicks Canyon Trail. While the trail isn’t exactly an escape from the city, it is a beautiful shady trail great for biking with 2 separate lanes and a gravel bath perfect for walking with your dog. Very safe and well lit, ideal for joggers, bikers and residents looking for a quiet stroll past eucalyptus trees and strawberry fields.
  • Lower Peter’s Canyon Park. Just outside of the community limits is Lower Peter's Canyon Park. The park includes a play area, soccer field, softball field, 8 tennis courts, BBQs and picnic tables.

Schools serving Northpark

  • Hicks Canyon Elementary School
  • Orchard Hill Middle School
  • Beckman High School

Shopping near Northpark

Northpark Plaza

3901 - 3995 Irvine Boulevard Irvine, CA 92602

Northpark Plaza is the official shopping center for the community of Northpark, located on the corner of Irvine Boulevard and Culver Drive. The center has a grocery store, several quick service restaurants, spa, cleaners, banks and more local necessities.

Tustin District

Just down Irvine Boulevard is the Tustin District shopping center. The District is a much larger shopping area, serving the communities of Irvine and Tustin. Set up with a central grouping of small shops, restaurants and the movie theater known as The District Promenade, the center is then surrounded by larger retail shops including Costco, T.J. Maxx and Target. On the other end of Irvine is the Irvine Specturm mall with more shops, restaurants and entertainment.

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