The City of Placentia, CA
The city of Placentia is located in the state of California in Orange County and has a population of 49,938 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Placentia is Los Angeles, approximately 30 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Placentia, including Burger King 11157, Boston Market, Dairy Queen of Placentia, Big B'S Barbecue and China Bistro. For a larger selection of Placentia restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Placentia Museums, Golf Courses and/or Arenas, including the A. S. Bradford House, Black Gold Golf Club, Birch Hills Golf Course, Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum and Fullerton Arboretum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Placentia please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 10 airports are located in or near Placentia:
- Chino Airport (CNO)
- Compton - Woodley Airport (CPM)
- El Monte Airport (EMT)
- Fullerton Municipal Airport (FUL)
- Hawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)
- Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB)
- Ontario Intl. Airport (ONT)
- Orange County John Wayne Airport (SNA)
- Riverside Municipal Airport (RAL)
- Upland Cable Airport (CCB)
Placentia, California Climate and WeatherIn the month of March, Placentia experiences an average high temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in March are usually about 48 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.55 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Placentia with daytime temperatures averaging 85 degrees in the summer, and 69 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Placentia to receive an average of 2.21 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 0.03 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 108 degrees in the summer and as low as 30 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Placentia should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 76 degrees, and nighttime lows of 54.
Placentia, California Attractions
1Arroyo Seco Golf Course - South Pasadena,
The Arroyo Seco Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1960, this South Pasadena course designed by William H. Johnson is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 323-257-0475. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1055 Lohman Ln, South Pasadena, CA 91030
2Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club - Mission Viejo,
The Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Orange County California. Built in 2004, this Mission Viejo course designed by Casey O'Callahan & Tom lehman is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 949-305-5100. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 26772 Avery Parkway, Mission Viejo, CA 92692
3Auto Club Raceway at Pomona - Pomona,
Auto Club Raceway at Pomona, formerly known as Pomona Raceway, is a racing facility located in Pomona, California that features a quarter-mile dragstrip. The dragstrip is most famous for hosting the NHRA's Winternationals event since 1961, the traditional season opener, as well as the seasons last race, the NHRA Finals. The facility has a seating capacity of 40,000 spectators. It is one of the most famous, well known dragstrips in North America.
4Auto Club Speedway - Fontana,
Auto Club Speedway is a two-mile, low-banked, D-shaped oval superspeedway in Fontana, California which has hosted NASCAR racing annually since 1997. The track was also used for open wheel racing events until 2005. The racetrack is located near the former locations of Ontario Motor Speedway and Riverside International Raceway. The track is currently owned and operated by International Speedway Corporation and is the only track owned by ISC to have naming rights sold.
5Autry National Center - , Griffith Park,
The Autry National Center of the American West is an intercultural center and museum in Los Angeles, California that celebrates the diversity and history of the American West through three important institutions: the Southwest Museum of the American Indian, the Museum of the American West, and the Institute for the Study of the American West. The Autry's mission is to explore the experiences and perceptions of the diverse peoples of the American West, connecting the past with the present to inform our shared future.
6Azusa Greens Country Club - Azusa,
The Azusa Greens Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1965, this Azusa course designed by Bob E. Baldock is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 626-969-1727. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 919 W Sierra Madre Ave, Azusa, CA 91702
7Babe Didrikson Zaharias Course at Industry Hills Pacific Palms Resort - City Of Industry,
The Babe Didrikson Zaharias Course at Industry Hills Pacific Palms Resort is a 36 hole resort golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1979, this City of Industry course designed by William F. Bell is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 626-965-0861. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim ok.
Address: One Industry Hills Pkwy, City Of Industry, CA 91744
8Back Bay Golf Course, The - Newport Beach,
The Back Bay Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Orange County California. Built in 1965, this Newport Beach course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 949-729-1234. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1107 Jamboree Rd, Newport Beach, CA 92660
9Banning House - Wilmington, , , , , , , , , , Los Angeles,
Banning House, which is also referred to as the General Phineas Banning Residence Museum, is a historic Greek Revival-Victorian home in the Wilmington section of Los Angeles, California. Built in 1863 by Phineas Banning near the original San Pedro Bay, it remained in the Banning family until 1925 and has been owned by the City of Los Angeles since 1927. The home, barn and gardens are now operated as a museum.
10Barnsdall Art Park - , Little Armenia, , , , , , , , , , Los Angeles,
The Barnsdall Art Park has as its mission the presentation, promotion, enrichment, and development of the arts and artists of the Los Angeles region in all its cultural diversity. This is in keeping with the wishes of Aline Barnsdall, who donated Barnsdall Park to the City of Los Angeles for arts and recreational purposes, including the preservation of the historic architecture and landscape features. Located at the crest of Olive Hill, Barnsdall Park overlooks the city of Los Angeles, .
Placentia, California Hotels
2Marriott Fullerton - By California State University
2701 Nutwood Ave
Fullerton, CA 92831
5Fairfield Inn By Marriott Anaheim Placentia/fullerton
710 W Kimberly Ave
Placentia, CA 92870
7Residence Inn By Marriott Anaheim Placentia Fullerton
700 W Kimberly Ave
Placentia, CA 92870
8Extended Stay America Orange County - Anaheim Hills
1031 N Pacificenter Dr
Anaheim, CA 92806
Placentia, California Restaurants
This is a list of Placentia Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Chinese Restaurants, Sandwich Shops and Latin American Restaurants. Happy Dining!
Published July 31, 2012
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Published June 6, 2012
Our experience taking in the Southern California solar eclipse of May 2012 and our visit to the Griffith Observatory
Published March 27, 2012
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Published March 6, 2012
These diverse Los Angeles attractions from museums, to zoos, aquariums, amusement parks and botanical gardens offer families on a budget endless fun
Published February 21, 2012
Knott's Berry Farm in Southern California is a western themed amusement park with exciting rides and attractions for the whole family
Published December 21, 2011
Full of history, fascinating museums, the Rose Bowl and much more, Pasadena California is a special place and deserves a full-court visit even if you are a SoCal local
Published December 17, 2011
St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point a great spot to spend the Christmas Holidays with its R/V Sea Explorer its giant sand sculptures and a visit with Santa
Published November 2, 2011
Enjoy an All Saints Day Dia de los Muertos celebration in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery with Aztec dancers, music, food, and fun all while honoring the dead.
Published October 29, 2011
See some of China's renowned terracotta army warriors and other stunning artifacts at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, California.
Published October 20, 2011
Just in time for Halloween, spinning webs that must be seen, they gather there just like a coven, knitting silk intricately woven - Spiders at the Natural History Museum in LA