Brea, California

Brea is located among beautiful rolling hills in the northeast corner of Orange County, California. Brea was known to Indians and pioneers as a place where tar seeped out of the foothills and chunks of tar were used for domestic purposes and fuel. The word “Brea” means tar in Spanish. Brea is a unique community of over 35,500 residents with over 100,000 people who come in daily to work, shop, or visit one of the fine establishments located here.