Ladera Heights is an unincorporated community situated in the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area, which is part of California, United States.
Ladera Heights offers a slower-paced environment and will appeal to home buyers who enjoy spending time in green spaces. This unincorporated community is reasonably quiet overall, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor. Lastly, green spaces, including Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, are very well-located and there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in, which makes them easy to reach.
Roughly 60% of the dwellings are single detached homes, making it easy to find detached homes in Ladera Heights, and the rest of the properties are mainly large apartment buildings, small apartment buildings, and townhouses. Most of the housing growth in this part of the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area took place before the 1960s. This unincorporated community also has a variety of housing size options - it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly three quarters of the population of this unincorporated community own their home whereas renters make up the remainder.
In this unincorporated community, locals will generally be able to access primary schools on foot. However, Ladera Heights does not have any high schools. With respect to food, it is easy to reach the closest supermarket by walking in Ladera Heights in this part of the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area. Moreover, a restaurant is commonly just around the corner, and residents can enjoy a few cafes as well.
Walking is reasonably convenient for house buyers in Ladera Heights; running common errands is easy. The car is very often the preferred method to move around in this part of the Los Angeles - Long Beach - Anaheim metropolitan area. It is very convenient to park, and it is a rather short drive to the closest highway from anywhere in Ladera Heights. In contrast, the public transit network in this unincorporated community is not very practical. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most homes.