BOUNCE HOUSES OF ORANGE COUNTY
Lake Forest, CA
Formerly known as El Toro and Located in Orange County, California, Lake Forest City has an estimated population of 77,264 according to the 2010 census.
Lake Forest gets its name from the two lakes that are in the area. In addition, the area between Ridge Route, Jeronimo, Lake Forest, and Serrano roads that consists of mainly eucalyptus trees. The city was expanded in 2000 to include the master-planned developments of Portola and Foothill Ranch.
The city harbor various companies, some of the known entities include; metals company Kaiser Aluminum, Eyewear manufacturer Oakley Inc, Panasonic Avionics, Karem Aircraft, Greenlight Wireless Corp, restaurants Del Taco and Johnny Rockets, Apria Healthcare, Sole Technology, Walmart, The Home Depot, and many more. It is also the home of corporate headquarters for Eagle Community Credit Union. It serves the postal and federal employees who reside in Orange County.
The city boasts of having the 86.2-acre Lake Forest Sports Park and Recreation Center. Without a doubt, it is one of the biggest parks in Orange County. The recreation center hosts activities rooms and a gymnasium.
Lake Forest is also the site to two County Parks. They include the Whiting Ranch in the eastern side which is now infamous for the mountain lion mauling in 2004.
Heritage Historical Site is home to some very old buildings in the county. They include the St. Georges Episcopal Church and the Serrano Adobe.
The El Toro Branch and the Foothill branch serve as the two branches of the Orange County Public Libraries.
In addition, Lake Forest has the EtniesSkatepark. This is the biggest public skate park that includes over 40,000 square feet.
The city hosts an annual summer concert at the Pittsford Park. In addition, there is the 4th of July 5K run which is then followed by a beautiful fireworks display over the lake at the Sun and Sail Club.
Thursdays are also days in which there is a farmers market at the Regal town center. Locals assemble here to buy goods from the local vendors and farmers.
Government, politics, and demographics
Sometime back the area was considered a military town but the base was closed in 1999. Of the 40,352 listed voters in Lake Forest; 25.8% are Democrats and 53.4% are Republicans. The left 20.8% either declined to state political affiliation or are counted with one of the many lesser political parties.
Andrew Hamilton helps as Lake Forest's Mayor and Scott Voigts serves as Mayor Pro Tem. The three other City Council members are Dr. Jim Gardner, Dwight Robinson, and Adam Nick.
Lake Forest has a population of 77,264 (according to the 2010 census), the racial make-up was 70.3% white, 57,2% nom-Hispanic white, 1.7% African-American, 0.5% Native American, 13.1 Asian, 0.2 Pacific Islander, 9.4% from other races and 4.8% from 2 or more races
The City is considered to be among one of the safest areas in the country.
The City is home to Rick Warrens famed Megachurch, Saddleback Church. At the moment, it is the eighth-largest church in the United States.