Population of Upland, California: 77,000
Elevation of Upland, California: 1,237′
Located in the heart of Southern California, Upland is just one hour from LAX and Los Angeles Beaches, 35 minutes from Orange County & Disneyland, and 20 minutes drive from Ontario Airport. Upland is also accessible on the Gold Line and is less than an hour ride from Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles.
Upland has a quaint historical downtown that is being reborn into a bustling retail center full of breweries, bakeries, cafes and restaurants. Upland is home to many theaters and museums in the Historic Downtown area of Upland, as well as parts of the now disestablished Route 66. Each year Upland hosts its Lemon Festival and weekly its Farmer’s Market. With a mild warm climate, opportunities for recreation abound in this foothill community. Upland trails are well cared for and available for hiking or mountain biking. Families love Upland for its abundance of parks, indoor sports arena, excellent schools, and diversity of real estate offerings. The broad tree-lined Euclid Avenue is home to many large historic houses, and used to have a donkey pulled trolley line in the median! Now it’s Bridle walking path.
The largest employers in Upland are San Antonio Community Hospital, Upland School District, and the City of Upland.
One of the few foothill communities left with room to grow, Upland has a supply of new homes available, as well as many new options for dining and shopping at the Sycamore Hills Plaza off the 210 at Baseline. Make one of them your new home!