The neighborhood of West Hills is situated in the city of Los Angeles, California.
West Hills is a good neighborhood to buy a house in for those who prefer a slower-paced atmosphere. There are around 10 public green spaces close by for residents to unwind in, including Valley Circle Park and El Escorpion Park, which makes it easy to get to them. This area is also very good for those who prefer quiet surroundings, as the streets are usually very tranquil.
Single detached homes are the predominant housing type, representing the vast majority of the dwellings in West Hills, while large apartment buildings make up most of the remaining housing stock. This area is primarily composed of three bedroom and four or more bedroom homes. Around 85% of the population of this neighborhood own their home whereas the rest are renters. The median year of construction for buildings in this neighborhood is 1969.
The nearest grocery store in West Hills is usually only a rather short walk away. A small selection of restaurants and coffee shops can be found as well. In terms of education, it is a rather short walk to access primary schools from most homes for sale in West Hills. On the other hand, high schools are not especially abundant and accordingly not always within walking distance. House owners benefit from public and private elementary schools.
Getting around by car is easy in this part of the city. It is straightforward to find a parking spot. On the other hand, the public transit service in this part of the city is not very frequent. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines, and most houses are near a bus stop. This neighborhood is not especially conducive to walking because few daily errands can be run on foot.