Corona is a vibrant and bustling with industry, manufacturing, retail, and community-minded
residents. Although the city now boasts a population of about 168,000, the residents of Corona
still see their piece of the world as having a small-town feel; where people know each other,
friends do business with friends, and you meet your neighbor at the corner café for a cup of
The Corona community boasts many amenities that provide a first-rate quality of life for
residents. The City has more than 394 acres of parks, with sports fields, basketball courts,
playgrounds, tennis courts, two skateparks and an outdoor pool. Residents enjoy local golf
courses, hiking trails in the Cleveland National Forest, and the Skull Canyon Zipline. The Corona
Public Library and the Fender Museum of Music and the Arts, as well as Christian Arts and
Theater (CAT) provide cultural and educational programming.
The City has a large industrial base and is home to many manufacturing businesses, such as
Fender Guitar, Veg Fresh, and Dart Container and has several high functioning commercial
centers located along State Route 91 and Interstate 15.
Corona is proud to have two top-notch sch...ool districts: Corona-Norco Unified School District
(CNUSD) and Alvord Unified School District. Corona has 38 colleges and universities within 90
miles, including California Baptist University, California State Polytechnic University Pomona,
California State University Fullerton, Chapman University, La Sierra University and University of
Although, there is no need to leave the City, Corona is located approximately 45 miles southeast of Los Angeles and is just a short drive from many of the great attractions Southern California has to offer.