Discover the Orange County city that defines Southern California surfing. A place where the quintessential mild and mellow California beach culture that made the state famous still perseveres; where pretentiousness takes a back seat to casual and cool; where the true trendsetters of West Coast fashion, food and lifestyle reside. Huntington Beach dominates the California beach scene with 10 miles of uninterrupted beaches. With a population near 200,000, it is among the nation's safest cities and often ranked among the Top Ten Safest Cities by City Crime Rankings. The city features the most consistent waves on the West Coast, an attribute that helped the city receive the nickname, Surf City USA.