Welcome to Atwater Village

Just downstream from the spot where the L.A. River takes a hard right near the Los Angeles Zoo, sandwiched between Los Angeles and Glendale, is this pastoral paradise known as Atwater Village. Tidy little houses that are within walking distance from Los Feliz and Glendale Boulevard and to the charm of Atwater Village, which helps explain its popularity today, having become highly sought after by home buyers looking for an urban lifestyle that’s laid-back. 

In September 2016, based on 18 home sales, the median price for single-family home sales in the 90039 ZIP Code was $822,000, up 5% year over year, according to Corelogic. The median price for condominiums, based on two sales, was $558,000. 

Within the boundaries of Atwater Village are Glenfeliz Boulevard Elementary and Atwater Avenue Elementary, which scored 813 and 781, respectively, out of 1,000 in the 2013 Academic Performance Index. Nearby schools include Theodore Roosevelt Middle, which scored 820, and Washington Irving Middle, which had a score of 729. John Marshall Senior High scored 757. 

Source: LA Times.

Ralph Suarez