Westwood is a commercial and residential neighborhood in the northern central portion of the Westside region of Los Angeles. It is the home of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), the Wilshire Corridor and Westwood Village.
The neighborhood was developed after 1919, with a new campus of the University of California being built and opened in 1926. Other attractions besides the UCLA campus include Westwood Village, with its historic motion picture theaters, restaurants and shopping, Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery and the Hammer Museum.
The energetic neighborhood of Westwood include beautiful Spanish Revival, Country English and French styled homes and also numerous condo and apartment buildings near to UCLA.
Centrally located, Westwood is among most convenient areas to reside on the Westside ; just east of the 405 Freeway and north of the 10 Freeway, south of Bel Air and west of Beverly Hills, Westwood is accessible to all areas of Los Angeles within a few minutes.
The Wilshire Corridor located on the east side of Westwood, directly adjacent to Westwood Village, is most famous for its long row of luxury high-rise condos and penthouses.
Westwood Village, the commercial center of Westwood and Little Holmby is avery charming village where the streets are lined with trees and very well kept storefronts.
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Quick facts :
-Around 3,68 square miles size
-Population around 57,000 people
-ZIP Code 90024
-A ten-minute drive to Beverly Hills and West Hollywood
-15 minutes away from beaches of Santa Monica and Pacific Palisades