The neighborhood of Mount Washington is located in the city of Los Angeles, California.
The character of Mount Washington is exemplified by its slower-paced ambience. There are about 10 public green spaces close by for residents to relax in, including Elyria Canyon Park and Sycamore Grove Park, and they are very well-spread out, which makes it easy to access them. This neighborhood is also very quiet, as the streets are generally very tranquil.
In Mount Washington, roughly 70% of buildings are single detached homes, and the rest of the dwellings are mainly large apartment buildings. This neighborhood has a good variety of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. There are equal parts renters and owners living in this area. This neighborhood experienced its latest housing boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this time period.
In this neighborhood, residents will usually be able to access primary schools by walking. However, there are no high schools in Mount Washington. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. In terms of food, it is convenient to get to the nearest grocery store on foot from most homes for sale in Mount Washington. There are also a limited number of opportunities for those who appreciate restaurants and cafes in close proximity.
This part of Los Angeles is well-suited for walking; running common errands is convenient on foot. Mount Washington is very car friendly. Parking is generally easy, and most real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Pasadena Freeway. However, the public transit service in Mount Washington is sometimes poor. Nevertheless, property owners are served by a few bus lines, and it is easy to find a nearby bus stop from most homes.