1 + 2 bedrooms
Starting At $2310


Orange County living, just the way you pictured it

Inside our newly renovated Placentia apartment community, you’ll enjoy the convenience of a central location and the luxury of fresh, modern interiors. Exquisite details like dramatic vaulted ceilings, new in-home washer and dryers, quartz countertops, and a spacious balcony make you feel at home. We welcome your furry friends to our pet-friendly community, where they will enjoy two on-site dog parks. Our updated state-of-the-art fitness center, pool, and grilling stations make Merrick a hard place to leave.

When you do wander out into the world, you’re within 15 minutes of Anaheim and major shopping centers for a little retail therapy. Or put fun in full gear at Angel’s Stadium, Great Wolf Lodge’s water park, Knott’s Berry Farm Amusement Park, and Disneyland – all just a few minutes away! Merrick is the upgrade you’ve been looking for.


choose from 
1 and 2 bedroom floor plans


Prime Orange County Location

<p>Crush your goals at the newly renovated fitness center</p>

Crush your goals at the newly renovated fitness center

<p>Let your furry friend free at one of two on-site dog parks</p>

Let your furry friend free at one of two on-site dog parks

<p>Show off the fresh new interiors</p>

Show off the fresh new interiors

<p>Embrace your inner grill master at the poolside barbecue bar</p>

Embrace your inner grill master at the poolside barbecue bar

<p>Hub by Amazon Package Lockers</p>

Hub by Amazon Package Lockers


Amenities worth coming home to

Floor Plans


From light and flow to pure square footage, there’s a lot to consider when you’re looking for the next place to call home. Merrick offers a range of floor plans with 1 and 2 bedroom options with delightful upgrades that make all the difference. (Think quartz countertops, wood-style floors, vaulted ceilings, and more!) Find one you like? Schedule a tour and experience it for yourself.

Having a hard time deciding between our home finish options? Take a 3D tour to see which one you like best: Espresso, Pearl, Classic.

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One Bedroom



  • 1 Bed | 1 Bath
  • 680 Sq. Ft.
  • Starting at $2610
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Two Bedroom



  • 2 Bed | 1 Bath
  • 850 Sq. Ft.
  • Starting at $2835
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  • 2 Bed | 2 Bath
  • 929 Sq. Ft.
  • Starting at $3165
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Everything You’ll Need in PLACENTIA

Merrick is a community built around your comfort. With newly renovated spaces, Merrick is destined to become your luxurious home base. Start your day at the state-of-the-art fitness center and end your day among high-end modern finishes inside bright floor plans. Take your canine companions on a walk to explore our two on-site dog parks. Our gleaming community is a star in Placentia.

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Apartment Amenities

  • Upgraded homes with NEW stainless steel GE appliances*
  • Built-in GE space-saving microwave
  • Stainless steel double bowl undermount sinks with disposal
  • Moen kitchen faucets*
  • Stackable front-loading washer/ dryers in all homes
  • NEST thermostats in ALL homes
  • New designer light fixtures*
  • USB charging outlets*
  • Separate dining areas
  • Central heating and air conditioning
  • White wood-look two-inch blinds
  • Large walk-in closets
  • Upgraded bathrooms w/ white cabinets and spray texture countertops *
  • Upgraded bathrooms w/ espresso cabinets and quartz countertops*
  • Linen closet with ample storage*
  • Dramatic vaulted ceilings*
  • Private patio or balcony*
  • Stainless steel GE refrigerator
  • Stainless steel GE dishwasher
  • Garbage disposal
  • Carpeting
  • Wheelchair accessible homes
  • Looking for a furnished apartment? Click here for furniture rental options and savings!

*In Select Apartments

Community Amenities

  • 24-hour fitness center with free weights and cardio machines
  • Central pool with upgraded pool furniture
  • Two spas
  • Pet-friendly: puppies and kittens welcome (breed restrictions apply)
  • Two community dog parks
  • Hub by Amazon: package lockers with 24/7 access to packages
  • Free Wi-Fi access in common areas
  • Gated-access community entrance
  • Reserved covered parking
  • Valet Living Doorstep - Trash Pickup Services
  • Additional onsite storage
  • On-site management
  • On-site maintenance
  • Online payments available
  • Virtual moving concierge
  • Newly renovated fitness center

  • Two community dog parks for large and small pups


  • Newly renovated poolside barbecue bar

  • kitchens w/ hexagon backsplash & spray texture countertops

  • Wood-style flooring throughout living space

  • espresso cabinets and quartz countertops

  • Stackable front loading washer/ dryers in all homes


The Best Kept Secret in So Cal

Placentia is the best small town you’ve never heard of. We’re sure you’ve heard of their neighbor, Anaheim, less than 6 miles away. With Merrick being surrounded by SEVEN Starbucks, you’ll always be able to satisfy your caffeine cravings whether you take the 57, 90, or 91 for your commute. Convenient freeway access also means you’re never too far from your needs AND wants.

  • Education
    California State University at Fullerton
    800 N State College Blvd
    Fullerton, CA 92831
    Chapman University
    1 University Dr
    Orange, CA 92866
    Kraemer Middle School
    645 N Angelina Dr
    Placentia, CA 92870
    Valencia High School
    500 Bradford Ave
    Placentia, CA 92870
    Van Buren Elementary School
    1245 N Van Buren St
    Placentia, CA 92870
  • Foodie Finds
    85 Degree Bakery Cafe
    535 N Commonwealth Ave
    Fullerton, CA 92831
    Baci Italian Restaurant
    416 N Lakeview Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    Bigeye Poke and Grill
    660 N Rose Dr
    Placentia, CA 92870
    Blake's Place
    2901 E Miraloma Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92806
    Farmer Boys
    4150 E La Palma Ave
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    Meat Up BBQ
    1450 N Kraemer Blvd
    Placentia, CA 92870
    Mr. BBQ
    305 N State College Blvd
    Fullerton, CA 92831
    Reunion Kitchen
    5775 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    Salt & Ash
    1390 N Kraemer Blvd
    Placentia, CA 92870
    Tony's Little Italy
    1808 N Placentia Ave
    Placentia, CA 92870
  • The Essentials
    Brea Mall
    1065 Brea Mall
    Brea, CA 92821
    710 N Rose Dr
    Placentia, CA 92870
    Sprouts Farmers Market
    17482 Yorba Linda Blvd
    Yorba Linda, CA 92886
    Stater Bros Market
    1111 E Imperial Hwy
    Placentia, CA 92870
    The Outlets at Orange
    20 City Blvd W
    Orange, CA 92868


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Schedule a Tour


We are open and offering a variety of ways to tour and find your perfect home.  Choose among the options below: 


We are open for virtual and in-person tours! Submit the contact form below if you prefer to tour virtually without visiting the property. Or, book a slot for an in-person tour using the button below and arrive at the property at your scheduled time for a personal tour.


Self-guided tours are the perfect way to see the community in-person without person-to-person contact.  Your smartphone will be used to grant you access to the home you're interested in, and will act as your tour guide.



With so much to offer in the heart of Orange County, Merrick Apartments is the ideal place to call home. Contact our helpful leasing staff today to find a floor plan that works best for you! 

Keyboard to Keys

Choose Your Tour, Your Way

Go from your initial online search to moving into your new home without having to step foot into the office…unless you want to. Our team is here for you along the way.  

Step #1

Schedule a self-guided, virtual or in-person tour online. 

Step #2

Submit your online application.

Step #3

Sign your lease, pay your rent and move-in amount electronically via our resident portal.

Step #4

You will receive a code and location for a lockbox where you can pick up your keys and move into your new home at your convenience.