Fullerton is located 22 miles southeast of metropolitan Los Angeles, in the center of North Orange County, Fullerton is a full-service city renowned for its unique mix of residential, commercial and industrial, educational, and cultural environments which provide an outstanding quality of life for both residents and businesses alike.
Fullerton, one of the largest cities in Orange County, is a community with a strong sense of tradition, one that treasures its historic past as it prepares to meet the challenges of its future.
After twenty years of steady revitalization, Downtown Fullerton is experiencing a “renaissance” evidenced by a growing number of sidewalk cafes, specialty restaurants, unique shops, entertainment venues, and upscale apartments.
Downtown Fullerton offers a rustic old town atmosphere with a cluster of more than 70 historic buildings, beautiful shade trees, and decorative walkways, providing a comfortable setting to gather with friends, enjoy music, and catch up on the latest news. Downtown is equipped with more than 2,500 “free” public parking spaces to support the over 350,000 square feet of retail and more than 275,000 square feet of office space.
Downtown is more than just another shopping center – it also serves as a vibrant cultural center with facilities, such as the award-winning Museum Center, the Downtown Plaza, and Plummer Auditorium. It is also home to financial, religious, and governmental institutions, as well as a bustling regional transportation center that serves more than 350,000 passengers every year.
Fullerton is also a huge college town. It is the home of California State University Fullerton, Fullerton College, Western State University College of Law, the Southern California College of Optometry, as well as several smaller institutions.
*Information provided by the City of Fullerton