Oxnard is a city located along the coast of Southern California, surrounded by Ventura in the northwest and Camarillo in the east. The city is part of the Greater Los Angeles area. Oxnard was ranked as one of the safest cities, in 2013, because the violent crime rates were well below the national average. You can also take advantage of the mild and moderate winters, as well as, the warm and dry summers while the onshore breeze keeps you cooler than neighboring inland areas.
These small, but enchanting secrets make this city a remarkable place to settle down. There are also 54 public school campuses, which provide education to more than 53,000 students ensuring appropriate education for children of all ages. Oxnard has an excellent public transport system of buses and trains, which provides residents of all types’ easy access throughout the Oxnard area. Furthermore, Oxnard can be accessed through the Ventura Freeway (US 101), the Pacific Coast Highway (State Route 1), California State Route 126 and the Classic Junction.
You can enjoy the famous Strawberry Festival, Salsa Festival and Tamale Festival that take place in Oxnard each year. If you love strawberries, salsa or tamales you will love these festivals. Everything you can imagine can be found being made with these ingredients like strawberry nachos, strawberry pizza, strawberry champagne and mango salsas. You can also participate in interesting events like eating contests, food making demonstrations, and watch live entertainment.
The Port of Hueneme is vital to trade with the Pacific Rim Economies. Giant corporations like BMW, Land Rover and Del Monte Food, are just a few of the companies from the transportation, finance and energy industry whom affect the Californian economy. By being a center for trade, Oxnard continues to grow and establish itself. The international trade drives the city to be an attractive and important manufacturing center in the Greater Los Angeles Area.
The extensive trading explains why the population of Oxnard has grown by 18.3 percent since 2000. The estimated median household income is about $57,351; the value for houses or condos is approximately $312,100, the median gross rent about $1,280. You will find yourself in the 93030, 93033, 93035 and 93036 zip codes with an area code of 805.
In addition to the successful businesses, Oxnard’s beaches offer recreation and relaxation. Ormond Beach, Silver Strand Beach, Hollywood Beach, Mandalay Beach and Oxnard Shores build an uncongested coastline for long walks in the soft sand.
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