Westminster Community Information

Education

Westminster's student population is served by four school districts that offer excellent education and sports programs: the Westminster School District, Garden Grove Unified School District, Huntington Beach Union High School District, and Ocean View School District. Students that are looking to achieve their higher education goals can do so at several community colleges, state colleges and universities around the Orange, Los Angeles and Riverside county areas. Nearby campuses that are within proximity to Westminster include Orange Coast College, Goldenwest College, Coastline Community College, Cypress College, Santa Ana College, Irvine Valley College, California University State-Fullerton, California State University-Long Beach, and University of California-Irvine, among many others in the surrounding counties. Students will have no difficulty finding the right campus that will help them achieve their future goals.

Economy and Job Market

Westminster has a strong economy and job market with many residents working in, if not for, the city itself. Some of the top employers of the city include the Westminster School District, Southern California Edison, City of Westminster, BE Aerospace, Westminster High School, and Kindred Hospital Westminster. Furthermore, since Westminster is situated near some of the county's major freeways, commuting to work is easy with average commute times running from 30 to 45 minutes.

Parks and Recreation

Twenty-five parks grace the city of Westminster and can be found dotted around the community, offering a variety of amenities such as sports fields, basketball courts, water features, picnic benches and barbeque grills, playground equipment, and community facilities. The city's parks and recreation department also offers year-round programs and wellness classes for the benefit of residents, such as youth and adult sports leagues, swim classes, and leisure classes. The department also provides the city's seniors with limitless programs and resources to keep them active and healthy during their Golden Years.

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