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Living in Westlake Los Angeles

Westlake is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Los Angeles with 91,142 residents.

Westlake has excellent public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Pico-Union, Echo Park, Koreatown, Downtown, Silver Lake, Harvard Heights and Chinatown.

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Walk Score of Westlake, Los Angeles, CA

Westlake is Very Walkable

Most errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Vista Hermosa Park

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Echo Park Deep Pool

Most errands can be accomplished on foot in Westlake Los Angeles.

Westlake is the 8th most walkable neighborhood in Los Angeles with a Walk Score of 86.

Find apartments in Los Angeles's most walkable neighborhoods: Downtown, Chinatown and Koreatown.

Westlake Los Angeles Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for Glo in the Westlake area
from $1,870
1 bed
Walk Score 83
Rental info for Pegasus in the Westlake area
from $1,785
Studio
Walk Score 94
Rental info for Virgil Square in the Westlake area
from $1,320
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Milano Lofts in the Westlake area
from $1,945
Studio
Walk Score 98
Rental info for Apartment at Los Angeles in the Westlake area
$1,100
Studio
Walk Score 77
Rental info for Apartment at Los Angeles in the Westlake area
$1,575
1 bed
Walk Score 78
Rental info for Apartment at Los Angeles in the Westlake area
$1,850
2 bed
Walk Score 77
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100+ listings in Westlake

Westlake Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Westlake to other Los Angeles neighborhoods.

Rank

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

Bike Score

Population

6 Harvard Heights 86 70 61 27,263
7 Pico/Robertson 86 51 56 21,910
8 Westlake 86 80 56 91,142
9 Hollywood 86 64 61 144,481
10 Sawtelle 85 47 71 30,422

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 330 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Westlake.

People in Westlake can walk to an average of 5 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Vista Hermosa ParkChildren's play area and benches to enjoy the shade of trees at vista hermosa park

J Emilio Flores
on Vista Hermosa Park

Transit Score of Westlake, Los Angeles, CA

Westlake has Excellent Transit

Transit is convenient for most trips. Find Westlake Los Angeles apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Westlake has excellent public transportation and about 16 bus and 2 subway lines passing through it.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Westlake on public transit.

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Westlake has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Westlake, Los Angeles, CA

Westlake is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Crime in Westlake

= Lowest Crime

Westlake has average property crime and more personal crime per person than the Los Angeles average.

Westlake Crime Rate

Compared to all Los Angeles neighborhoods.

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MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA

Photo of MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA in Westlake, Los Angeles

MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA

Photo of MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA in Westlake, Los Angeles

MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA

Photo of MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA in Westlake, Los Angeles

MacArthur Park, Los Angeles, CA

Photo of Vista Hermosa Park in Westlake, Los Angeles

Vista Hermosa Park

thumbnail for Echo Park Deep PoolGreat place for adult lap swimming in a year around deep pool. Also open for children recreation area

J Emilio Flores
on Echo Park Deep Pool

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