Wilmington is a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California.
Wilmington offers a reasonably good selection of green spaces to enjoy, as well as some areas with a vibrant atmosphere. It is easy to access parks in the neighborhood since there are a few of them close by for residents to unwind in. Finally, thanks to the presence of few pedestrians, this neighborhood is relatively quiet; however there can be higher levels of noise for those who are closer to San Diego Freeway, Harbor Freeway or one of the railway lines.
In Wilmington, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, while large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This neighborhood is primarily composed of three bedroom and two bedroom homes. About 60% of the properties in the neighborhood are occupied by renters while the remainder are occupied by owners. Most homes in this neighborhood were built prior to the 1960s, during its latest housing boom.
A grocery store is usually accessible within a short walk from any home in Wilmington. Over 50 supermarkets are located nearby, and the best choice can be found on streets like Pacific Coast Highway. There are also a limited number of options for those who value close by restaurants and cafes. As far as education is concerned, in this area, residents will generally be able to access primary schools by walking. In contrast, locals may consider it difficult to reach high schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and high schools.
A majority of the houses for sale in this part of Los Angeles are located in areas that are convenient for walking; many daily needs can be met on foot. Wilmington is not very transit friendly. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighborhood, and bus stops are not very far-removed from most residences. In contrast, the best transportation option in Wilmington is very often a car. It is convenient to find a place to park, and nearby highways, such as Terminal Island Freeway, are quite easy to reach from anywhere in this part of the city.