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West Hills
  • Neighborhood in Los Angeles, CA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade C minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade C+
  8. Weather
    grade A+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade D+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B

editorial

West Hills is a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California with a population of 47,739. West Hills is in Los Angeles County. Living in West Hills offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In West Hills there are a lot of coffee shops and parks. Many retirees live in West Hills and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in West Hills are above average.

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About West Hills...
Population
47,739

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$676,377
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$2,721
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    15%
  • Own
    85%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    81.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    84
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    476.1
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    928.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    103.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$120,608
National
$62,843
Families with Children
31%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    29%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

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