Norwalk is a suburban city in Los Angeles County, California. Founded in the late 19th century, Norwalk was incorporated as a city in 1957. It is located 17 miles southeast of downtown Los Angeles and is part of the Greater Los Angeles area. Norwalk is a member of the Gateway Cities Council of Governments. Norwalk's sister cities are Morelia, Michoacan, and Hermosillo, Sonora, in Mexico.
Each area of Norwalk has a grocery store so that residents never have to travel more than a few minutes to get what they need. If you enjoy going out and sampling new dishes, you're in luck since there are plenty of restaurants here with a variety of options to choose from, such as Korean, Mexican and Japanese. Public data shows that this city is a very safe place.
Since most residents are married and many have children, Norwalk is the perfect place to raise a family if you want your kids to have plenty of friends to play with.
Living in Norwalk comes at a cost of $342,958. Home prices here marginally dropped 3 percent this year. Year-over-year, inventory marginally declined 5.6 percent, from 90 listings to 85 homes on the market. The outdoor landscaping on display in some residential properties in this city is done extremely well, which makes not just your home, but the whole area, an enjoyable place to live. A dedicated laundry room in many of Norwalk's homes means that you'll have your clothing washed, dried, and folded with minimum fuss. Popular demand has led to various Spanish-style homes being built in this area, giving the place an elegant atmosphere.