Lacy is a neighborhood in Santa Ana, California, which is located in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area.
People who prefer a relaxed atmosphere will enjoy Lacy. Accessing parks is easy from most locations within neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to explore. This area is also reasonably good for those who like a quiet atmosphere, as the streets tend to be calm.
In Lacy, the majority of the dwellings are large apartment buildings, while the rest are mainly small apartment buildings, single detached homes, and townhouses. The median year of construction for houses in this part of Santa Ana is 1972. This area has quite a good choice of housing size options, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around 80% of the units in the neighborhood are occupied by renters and 20% are occupied by owners.
A general and a specialty grocery store is always only a very short walk away in this part of the city. Likewise, there are a fair number of opportunities for those who cherish nearby restaurants and cafes. A decent selection of clothing stores is also available within a rather short walking distance. With respect to education, both primary and secondary schools are very easy to walk to from anywhere in Lacy. At the elementary level, both public and private schools can be found.
This part of Santa Ana will please home buyers that value several modes of transportation. Thanks to a few nearby bus lines, the public transit system in Lacy is quite accessible. This part of the city is also a fairly convenient part of Santa Ana for moving around by car. It is a short car ride to the closest highway from anywhere in Lacy. Lacy is an extremely pleasant part of Santa Ana for pedestrians; running common errands is straightforward by walking, and various businesses are close by.