About Orange County
Orange County is located in Southern California. With an estimated population a little over 3,000,000 as of 2005, the county is larger than 20 states in the nation. The county is the 2nd largest in terms of population in California. Orange County has been a great place for corporations to relocate to and start-ups. Companies such as Broadcom, Buy.com, Experian and more huge billion dollar companies have their headquarters in Orange County.
Residents and visitors are attracted to the year round great weather and close proxmity to the ocean, desert and mountains. Orange County is one of the few places where someone would be able to surf in the morning, head to the desert in the afternoon, and then hit the slopes to board or ski at night in the same day.