Westchester is a neighborhood in Los Angeles, California in the Westside Region of Los Angeles County. Westchester is bordered by Playa Vista and Culver City on the north, Inglewood and Lennox on the east, El Segundo on the south and Playa del Rey on the west. Westchester has a population of approximately 39,480 over 10.81 square miles. Although it is among the lowest population densities in the city of Los Angeles, the areas are rapidly growing with the addition of The Howard Hughes Center. Westchester began developing as an agricultural area, producing a wide variety of crops in the dry, farming-friendly climate. Westchester is also the home to the Los Angeles International Airport.
The Westchester Recreation Center offers a lot of entertainment for the family. It includes an auditorium, barbecue pits, lighted fields and courts for baseball, soccer, tennis, football, and basketball. It has two indoor basketball courts, a children's play area, a community room and picnic tables. The center also offers an outdoor heated seasonal pool. For more outdoor fun, head to Westchester Golf Course and take a swing on the 18-hole course. It also provides nighttime play and is fun for golfers with all abilities. Westchester Golf Course hosts the Nike Junior Golf Camp in the summer which offers full and half day camps for your children. For true California style, spend the day at the Dockweiler Beach State Park. It is a fantastic place to take the family for swimming, bike ride, fishing, picnicking and volleyball. This beach is known for its hand gliding training area.
Westchester provides several elementary, middle and high schools for your young children. It is also home to the Loyola Marymount University, Otis College of Art and Design and is only a quick 10 miles from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). The neighborhood of Westchester offers buyers of a variety of home selections. With condos and townhomes, future homeowners can find a home where contemporary meets luxury. Open spaces, natural light, charming dining areas and unique modern storage are available. These homes offer split floorplans for privacy and gated communities with great amenities such as a fitness center, pool/spa and a community center for hosting a larger group of guests. Westchester also offers single story and two-story, move-in ready homes with up to 6 bedrooms. Homes offer oversized lots, new flooring, vaulted ceilings, sparkling pools, detached bonus rooms great for an art studio or home office. Farmhouse touches blend your traditional home to meet modern trends. If you are interested in calling Westchester, California your home, please give us a call today.