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Olinda Village is a neighborhood in Brea, California, located on Carbon Canyon Road east of the rest of the city.[1] The original village was founded in the 1890s and grew as petroleum was discovered in the area. In 1911, Olinda Village and the nearby town of Randolph were incorporated as the city of Brea.

The name was revived for a quiet neighborhood built in the hills near the site of the original village, beginning in 1964. The neighborhood has six streets, and holds about 120 homes (many horse properties), a condominium complex, and a small elementary school. It is near Carbon Canyon Regional Park and Chino Hills State Park, and surrounded by hills covered with chaparral and home to coyotes, owls, hawks and rattlesnakes.

A Southern California Edison electrical substation in the area is also named Olinda.



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