Mission Viejo, California
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Clockwise from top: Lake Mission Viejo, Olympiad Rd, Mission Viejo Library, Oso Creek, Mission Viejo City Hall
Official seal of Mission Viejo, California
Motto: "Make Living Your Mission"[1]
Location of Mission Viejo within Orange County, California.
Location of Mission Viejo within Orange County, California.
Mission Viejo, California is located in the US
Mission Viejo, California
Mission Viejo, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°36′46″N 117°39′22″WCoordinates33°36′46″N 117°39′22″W
Country United States
State California
County Orange
IncorporatedMarch 31, 1988[2]
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • MayorWendy Bucknum[3]
 • City ManagerDennis Wilberg[4]
 • Total18.07 sq mi (46.81 km2)
 • Land17.70 sq mi (45.84 km2)
 • Water0.37 sq mi (0.97 km2)  2.12%
Elevation[6]410 ft (125 m)
Population (2010)[7]
 • Total93,305
 • Estimate (2016)[8]96,396
 • Density5,446.72/sq mi (2,103.01/km2)
Time zonePST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes92691–92692, 92694
Area code(s)949
FIPS code06-48256
GNIS feature IDs16610452411123