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Orange County City Mottos

Not all Orange County Cities have a Motto, some have official ones and others have unofficial ones or not one at all. Others have slogans, taglines or nicknames. Here is the list of Orange County Cities with a motto, tagline or slogan.

Orange County City Mottos

CityCity Motto
Aliso ViejoLive Life Inspired
AnaheimCity of Kindness
BreaThe city of oil, oranges, and opportunity *
Buena ParkCenter of the Southland
Costa MesaCity of the Arts
CypressEducation - Cooperation - Progress
Dana PointHarboring the Good Life
Fountain ValleyA Nice Place to Live
FullertonThe Education Community
Garden GroveCity of Youth and Ambition
Huntington BeachSoul of Socal
IrvineCity of Innovation
Laguna BeachNone
Laguna HillsNone
Laguna NiguelNone
Laguna WoodsNone
La HabraA Caring Community
Lake ForestRemember the past, challenge the future
La PalmaCity of Vision
Los AlamitosNone
Mission ViejoMake Living Your Mission
Newport BeachNone
OrangeA Slice of Old Town Charm
PlacentiaA pleasant place to live
Rancho Santa MargaritaNone
San ClementeSpanish Village-by-the-Sea
San Juan CapistranoPreserving The Past To Enhance The Future
Santa Ana 1The Golden City
Santa Ana 2Downtown Orange County
Santa Ana 3Education First
Seal BeachNone
StantonCommunity Pride and Forward Vision
TustinCity of Trees
Villa ParkThe Hidden Jewel
WestminsterThe City of Progress Built on Pride
Yorba LindaLand of Gracious Living

Motto – A short sentence or phrase chosen as encapsulating the beliefs or ideals guiding an individual, family, or institution.

Slogan – A short and striking or memorable phrase.

Tagline – A catchphrase or slogan, especially as used in advertising, or the punchline of a joke.

Nickname – A familiar or humorous name given to a person or thing instead of or as well as the real name.

Here are some of the most interesting or best city mottos, taglines and slogans in the US.

  • Las Vegas: “What Happens in Vegas, Stays in Vegas”
  • New York, N.Y.: “The City That Never Sleeps”
  • Hershey, Pa.: “The Sweetest Place on Earth”
  • Austin, Texas: “Keep Austin Weird”
  • Eagle Pass, Texas: “Where Yee-Hah! meets Ole!”
  • Santa Fe, NM: “The City Different”
  • Jim Thorpe, PA: “The Switzerland of America”
  • Coachella, CA: “City of eternal sunshine”
  • Beaver, OK: “Cow Chip Capital of the World”
  • Forestville, CA: “Poison Oak Capital of the World”
  • Gilroy, CA: “Garlic capital of the world”
  • Beaman, IA: “You’re not dreamin’, you’re in Beaman”
  • Gas, KS: “Don’t Pass Gas, Stop and Enjoy It”
  • Gettysburg, SD: “Where the Battle Wasn’t”
Monique McArthur
Monique McArthur is a mother of two, writer, and creator of delicious recipes. In her spare time she enjoys exploring all that Orange County has to offer, traveling, shopping, running with her dogs and spending time with family.