Santa Paula

Situated just east of  Ventura, Santa Paula is a rapidly growing community, with developments springing up amongst the Orange Grove and farmlands. This community was once known as the Citrus Capital.

The local economy is mostly agriculturally based with Lemon, Orange and advocado groves.  In fact Santa Paula is the headquarters for Calavo Growers, Inc.  The local Mediterranean climate with an estimated 20 feet (6.1 m) of topsoil have made it one of the best locations for growing citrus. And for relocating homeowners seeking a mild climate to call home.

  1. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 2,526 sq ft
    Lot size: 40.00 ac
  2. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,875 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,161 sqft
  3. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 890 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,129 sqft
  4. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,520 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,002 sqft
  5. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 765 sq ft
    Lot size: 358 sqft
  6. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,665 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,666 sqft
  7. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,720 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,110 sqft
  8. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 2,143 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,325 sqft
  9. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,367 sq ft
    Lot size: 870 sqft
  10. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,633 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,593 sqft

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Living in town also means that many residents travel to neighboring cities to purchase hard goods. Although the main strip provides plenty of shops that most are accustomed to in a the bigger towns.

CHL# 996 - Union Oil Compay Building

CHL# 996 – Union Oil Compay Building (Photo credit: tkksummers)

Without the hustle of most Southern California towns Santa Paula gets little traffic congestion and is a slice of tranquility.  This is not to say that there is nothing to do as recreational activities are similar to many hometowns with Soccer and Baseball, and museums.

The California Oil Museum,  within the historic Union Oil building is located downtown, and the Santa Paula Art Museum and Museum of Ventura County Agriculture Museum are just up the street. The Santa Paula Mural Project has completed numerous murals depicting the city’s history.

The town has served as backdrops for many motion pictures including Billy Bob Thornton in Mr Woodcock, Joe Dirt, Georgia Rule, the remake of Leave it Beaver,  Carrie. Parts of  The Philadelphia Experiment and Amityville 4.

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Bougainvillea is the answer for Drought Resistant Color

Three colors of bougainvillea adorn a fence in...

Three colors of bougainvillea adorn a fence in the Miracle Mile district of Los Angeles, California, United States (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Nothing is more beautiful than the Bougainvillea scattered among the landscapes of Ventura County. This plant which is native to South and Central America is the perfect solution for colorful drought resistant specimens in either your private homes or commercial properties.

Just look at the variety of colors!

Just look at the variety of colors!

It comes in a variety of colors and can be pruned to simulate a small tree, a scrub or even ground cover.

Remember it likes the stress of drought, so do not water often, as you will stop  the flowers from blooming.

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Santa Paula Getting its Own Sewer Plant

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The city of Santa Paula residents will no longer be paying the second highest sewer rates in the state. The Santa Paula City Council unanimously voted to purchase a waste water treatment plant for almost $71.0 million.

The vote came recently at their regular Monday meeting, and will save residents hundreds of dollars a year. The actual savings will depend on the interest rate of the municipal bonds used for the purchase. The savings could be as high as $450 annually on residential sewer bills.

Different proposals have been brought up in the past but were not successful. Santa Paula residents pay the second highest rates in the State of California at the present time. The price to purchase the waste water treatment plant will be $70.8 million when finalized.

  1. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 2,526 sq ft
    Lot size: 40.00 ac
    Year built: 1976
    Days on market: 2
  2. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 1,875 sq ft
    Lot size: 1,161 sqft
    Year built: 2006
    Days on market: 3
  3. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 890 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,129 sqft
    Year built: 1940
    Days on market: 3
  4. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,520 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,002 sqft
    Year built: 1953
    Days on market: 4
  5. 2 beds, 1 bath
    Home size: 765 sq ft
    Lot size: 358 sqft
    Year built: 1981
    Days on market: 6
  6. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,665 sq ft
    Lot size: 8,666 sqft
    Year built: 1955
    Days on market: 10
  7. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 2,813,540 sq ft
    Lot size: 64.59 ac
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 12
  8. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 328,006 sq ft
    Lot size: 7.53 ac
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 13
  9. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,720 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,110 sqft
    Year built: 1998
    Days on market: 13
  10. 4 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 2,143 sq ft
    Lot size: 11,325 sqft
    Year built: 1927
    Days on market: 17
  11. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,367 sq ft
    Lot size: 870 sqft
    Year built: 1979
    Days on market: 17
  12. 3 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 1,633 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,593 sqft
    Year built: 1963
    Days on market: 21
  13. 4 beds, 4 baths
    Home size: 3,769 sq ft
    Lot size: 13,085 sqft
    Year built: 1991
    Days on market: 22
  14. 5 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,168 sq ft
    Lot size: 16,198 sqft
    Year built: 1965
    Days on market: 24
  15. 4 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,143 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,179 sqft
    Year built: 1974
    Days on market: 24
  16. 2 beds, 2 baths
    Home size: 968 sq ft
    Lot size: 6,224 sqft
    Year built: 1928
    Days on market: 25
  17. 0 beds, 0 bath
    Home size: 28,165,460 sq ft
    Lot size: 646.59 ac
    Year built: 0
    Days on market: 27
  18. 4 beds, 5 baths
    Home size: 2,000 sq ft
    Lot size: 7,499 sqft
    Year built: 1890
    Days on market: 32
  19. 3 beds, 3 baths
    Home size: 2,096 sq ft
    Lot size: 4,327 sqft
    Year built: 2013
    Days on market: 34
  20. 4 beds, 6 baths
    Home size: 6,118 sq ft
    Lot size: 20.41 ac
    Year built: 2006
    Days on market: 37

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(all data current as of 7/22/2018)

Listing information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Read full disclaimer.