West Los Angeles Real Estate Market Overview

Could West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about West Los Angeles. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular neigh...borhoods near West Los Angeles such as Westwood and Mar Vista. When you’re ready, Trulia has 81 resale and new homes in West Los Angeles lined up for you, including 2 open houses, and 24 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$985,000

Median Sales Price

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$697

Price Per Sqft

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$5,500

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in West Los Angeles show a 12% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 3% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in West Los Angeles for Mar 22 to Jun 21 was $985,000 based on 145 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for West Los Angeles was $697, an increase of 10% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in West Los Angeles for May 22 to Jun 22 was $5,500.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

West Los Angeles has very low crime relative to the rest of Los Angeles County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around West Los Angeles can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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1,318

Counts of Theft

338

Counts of Burglary

95

Counts of Robbery


Best Schools in West Los Angeles

There are 30 schools in West Los Angeles.

Elementary Schools
10

Overland Avenue Elementary School

Public, K-5

10

Westwood Charter Elementary School

Charter, K-5

10

Clover Avenue Elementary School

Public, K-5

Middle Schools
9

The City School

Charter, 6-8

8

Paul Revere Middle School

Charter, 6-8

7

Palms Middle School

Public, 6-8

High Schools
6

Alexander Hamilton Senior High School

Public, 9-12

6

New West Charter School

Charter, 6-11

6

University Senior High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in West Los Angeles by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
55%
Single residents
Home owners
28%
Home owners
Median age
34
Median age
Household income
$80,254
Median household income
College educated
71%
College educated

Commute

Most people in West Los Angeles commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
90% commute by car
0% commute by bike
5% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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