Laguna Niguel is primarily a hillside town with approximately one third of it's land designated as open space.
Located to the west of the 5 freeway in South Orange County, it borders Laguna Beach, Dana Point, San Juan Capistrano, Mission Viejo, Laguna Hills, and Aliso Viejo.
The city's Crown Valley Community Park serves as the center for the City's recreational programs and activities. With it's community pool, outdoor amphitheater and 18 acre Niguel Botanical Preserve, it attracts over 240,000 people annually for it's many events and programs.
Many people are employed at the Federal Building, with a large industry of the area being real estate.
The City enjoys a healthy business climate and economic environment.