El Segundo is a city situated in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area, which is part of California, United States.
Despite the somewhat busy feel, there are a lot of green spaces to enjoy in El Segundo. Public green spaces, like Washington Park, are very well-spread out and there are around 20 of them close by for residents to visit, which makes them easy to get to. Thanks to the presence of few people out and about on the streets, this city remains relatively quiet, although there can be higher levels of noise for those who are near one of the railway lines, Interstate 105, Glenn M Anderson Freeway or the airport (Los Angeles International Airport).
Single detached homes are the main housing type, representing roughly 45% of the dwellings in El Segundo, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This city has a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The split between home owners and renters is about even. The median year of construction for properties in this city is 1963.
House buyers in El Segundo will welcome that a grocery store is always only a rather short walk away. Main Street is among the best streets for groceries. Furthermore, there is commonly a restaurant or cafe just around the corner. Regarding education, it is a rather short walk to reach both primary and secondary schools from most homes for sale in this city. Along with public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
This city will draw active people since it is convenient for traveling on foot; many daily needs can be carried out by walking. The public transit system in El Segundo is not very accessible. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines passing through the city, and the closest bus stop is generally close by. However, getting around by car is very convenient in El Segundo. Most real estate listings are a rather short car ride from the nearest highway, such as Glenn M Anderson Freeway, and it is easy to come across a parking spot.