Pacific Palisades

Pacific Palisades is a neighborhood and district in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California, located among Brentwood to the east, Malibu and Topanga to the west, Santa Monica to the southeast, the Santa Monica Bay to the southwest, and the Santa Monica Mountains to the north. The area currently has about 27,000 residents. It is primarily a residential area, with a mixture of large private homes, small (usually older) houses, condominiums, and apartments. Every Fourth of July, the community’s Chamber of Commerce sponsors day-long events which include 5K and 10K runs, a...

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Venice

Venice is a residential, commercial and recreational beachfront neighborhood in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California. Venice began in 1905 as a seaside resort town and was a separate city until 1926, when it consolidated with Los Angeles. In 1925 oil was discovered, and the wells kept pumping until the 1970s. In the 1950s most of its residents were artists, poets and European immigrants living in low income housing. Today, Venice is known for its canals, beaches and circus-like Ocean Front Walk, a two-and-a-half-mile pedestrian-only promenade that features performers,...

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Cheviot Hills

Cheviot Hills is a 78.8% white, relatively older, well-educated and high-income residential neighborhood on the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California. It includes Cheviot Hills Park, the Rancho Park Golf Course and Hillcrest Country Club. There is one public and one private school in Cheviot Hills. Cheviot Hills is flanked on the north by Pico-Robertson, on the east by Beverlywood, on the south by Palms, on the west by Rancho Park and on the northwest by West Los Angeles and Century City. Cheviot Hills’s street and other borders are: the north and east boundaries of the...

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Rancho Park

Rancho Park is a small residential neighborhood in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California with mostly single family homes and tree lined streets. The community is nestled between West Los Angeles and Cheviot Hills. This enclave draws young professionals and families and is home to residents working in a variety of professional occupations. History proves the neighborhood was once a part of Westwood until Olympic Blvd. was placed dividing the area North and South. The Southern section, now known as Rancho Park, felt cut off from its North side lobbying for its own identity in the...

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Mar Vista

Mar Vista is a highly diverse residential and commercial neighborhood in West Los Angeles, California. It is the home of Venice High School, two private schools, a branch public library and a city park. Mar Vista is adjoined on the northeast by Palms, on the east, southeast and south by Culver City, on the west by Venice and on the northwest by Santa Monica. Mar Vista’s street and other boundaries are: the San Diego Freeway to the Culver City boundary at Venice Boulevard on the northeast, the Culver City line on the southeast, Walgrove Avenue on the southwest and the Santa Monica city...

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Palms

Palms (originally “The Palms”) is a highly diverse, population-dense community in the Westside district of Los Angeles, California, founded in 1886 and the oldest neighborhood annexed to the city, in 1915. The 1886 tract was marketed as an agricultural and vacation community. Today it is a primarily residential area, with a large number of apartment buildings, ribbons of commercial zoning and a quiet single-family residential area in its northwest corner. MapSchoolsMarket StatsFinancingWalkabilityLocation Map   Links For More Information: Palms Recreation...

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