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Westlake Village
  • Suburb of Los Angeles, CA

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

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Westlake Village is a suburb of Los Angeles with a population of 8,203. Westlake Village is in Los Angeles County and is one of the best places to live in California. Living in Westlake Village offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Westlake Village there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Westlake Village and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Westlake Village are highly rated.

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About Westlake Village...
Population
8,203

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$974,800
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$3,226
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Westlake Village Rankings

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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
    60.9
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    12.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    36.6
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    231.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,206.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    134
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    8%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    17%
  • 65+ years
    25%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    41%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    17%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    national  11%

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