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 January, Placentia experiences an average high temperature of 69 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 45 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.47 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
1A. S. Bradford House - Placentia,
The A. S. Bradford House, which is also referred to as The Bradford House, is a historic home in Placentia, California. It was the home of Albert Summer Bradford, who founded Placentia by arranging for establishment of a water tank along the railway. Homes and businesses within a one mile radius could get water.
2Adventure City - Los Angeles,
Adventure City is a theme park located in Anaheim, California near the city of Stanton. The park's slogan is "The Little Theme Park that's BIG on Family Fun". Occupying an area of over 160 acres, Adventure City is one of the smallest theme parks in California, and receives an average attendance of between 200,000 and 400,000 per year. The Coca-Cola Company, is the park's only major sponsor.
3Alhambra Municipal Golf Course - Alhambra,
The Alhambra Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1955, this Alhambra course designed by William F. Bell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 626-570-5059. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 630 S Almansor St, Alhambra, CA 91801
4Aliso Viejo Golf Club -Ridge/Creek - Aliso Viejo,
The Aliso Viejo Golf Club -Ridge/Creek is an 18 hole public golf course in Orange County California. This course is located in the city of Aliso Viejo, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 949-598-9200.
Address: 25002 Golf Drive, Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
5Altadena Golf Course - Altadena,
The Altadena Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1939, this Altadena course designed by William P. Bell is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 626-797-3821. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1456 E Mendocino St, Altadena, CA 91001
6Anaheim Convention Center - Anaheim,
Anaheim Convention Center is a major convention center in Anaheim, California. It is located across from the Disneyland Resort on Katella Avenue. Much of the Anaheim Convention Center has been renovated in recent years with state-of-the-art facilities. The basketball arena, fronting Katella Avenue, was opened in July 1967, while the convention hall behind it opened to business shortly afterward. Since then, the convention hall has undergone three major expansions, and currently encloses over 800,000 square feet of floor space.
7Anaheim Hills Golf Course - Anaheim,
The Anaheim Hills Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Orange County California. Built in 1972, this Anaheim course designed by Richard Bigler is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 714-998-3041. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 6501 E Nohl Ranch Rd, Anaheim, CA 92807
8Angeles National Golf Club - Sunland,
The Angeles National Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 2004, this Sunland course designed by Jack Nicklaus is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 818-951-8771. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 9401 Foothill Blvd, Sunland, CA 91040
9Aquarium of the Pacific - Long Beach,
The Aquarium of the Pacific is a 501(c)(3) non-profit aquarium located on a 5-acre site on Rainbow Harbor in Long Beach, California. It is situated across the water from the Long Beach Convention Center, Shoreline Village, and the Queen Mary Hotel and Attraction.
10Arcadia Golf Course - Arcadia,
The Arcadia Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Los Angeles County California. Built in 1959, this Arcadia course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 626-443-9367. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 620 E Live Oak Ave, Arcadia, CA 91006
Placentia, California Hotels
8Fairfield Inn By Marriott Anaheim Hills Orange County
201 N Via Cortez
Anaheim, CA 92807
10Howard Johnson Inn Fullerton Hotel And Conference Center
222 West Houston Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832
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
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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
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Published December 21, 2011
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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