No. 11 Richest Zip Code: 92657, Newport Coast, Calif.

No. households: 4,150
Pct. change in no. households since 2000: 74.59
Average household income: $264,979
Average household net worth: $1,450,774

Newport Coast, also called the “Pacific Riviera,” includes the coastal area between Corona Del Mar and Laguna Beach and features preserved open space, canyon and ocean landscapes, and nature trails, according to orangecounty.net. Data from RealtyTrac show that the area, though wealthy, has had a high foreclosure rate. The predominant group is executives and professionals in their 40s and 50s with no children.

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