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Discover the Charming Community of Lake Balboa

Lake Balboa is a small but bustling residential community in the heart of western Los Angeles, located in the San Fernando Valley region just north of the Santa Monica Mountains. It’s a highly diverse community comprised of individuals and families of all ages and walks of life. Bordered by Northridge to the north, Van Nuys to the east, Reseda to the west, and the Sepulveda Basin to the south, Lake Balboa offers a cozy, charming middle-class community with easy access to all the amenities and attractions of surrounding Los Angeles County.

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Why Do Residents Choose Lake Balboa?


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Parks & Recreation

Because it’s located just north of the Sepulveda Basin, Lake Balboa provides easy access to boundless outdoor opportunities. Explore the 80-acre Lake Balboa Park, which features a 27-acre lake, and offers fishing, boating, biking, hiking, playgrounds, picnicking, Japanese cherry blossoms, and beautiful mountain views. Also in the Sepulveda Basin are three golf courses, a Japanese Garden, and the Sepulveda Dam Recreation Area Bike Path. Additionally, the Orange Line Bikeway runs through the community alongside the Orange Line Busway.

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Education

Lake Balboa is served by Los Angeles Unified School District. High schools located that serve Lake Balboa include, Birmingham Community Charter High, Community Charter Early College High, Daniel Pearl Journalism & Communications Magnet, High Tech LA, Independence Continuation, Magnolia Science Academy, Reseda Senior High, Valley Alternative Magnet, and Zane Grey Continuation.

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Getting Around

Balboa offers many different options for commuting between neighborhoods and cities of LA. Many who work in the Westwood/Century City or the LAX areas use the Commuter Express bus to reach work. Lake Balboa is also served by the Orange Line Busway, which runs service to Burbank or to the nearby Van Nuys Station, where you can catch the Ventura County Line Metro to Downtown Los Angeles. You can even bike to Burbank via the Orange Line Bikeway, which runs alongside the Orange Line Busway!


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The Amenities Surrounding Lake Balboa

Adjacent to Northridge, Van Nuys, and Reseda, Lake Balboa provides its residents easy access to all the best amenities of those communities, from amenities and attractions to outstanding employers.

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Shopping & Dining

Though it’s a mostly residential community, there are a few eateries and retail options in Lake Balboa. Plenty more options exist within minutes in every direction. Major shopping and dining centers can be found directly easy in Van Nuys, and to the north, Northridge Fashion Center and California State University Northridge offer boundless options for shopping, dining, and entertainment.

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Nearby Top Employers

Lake Balboa is home to MGA Entertainment, a toy maker that employs over 5,000 people. However, Lake Balboa is perfectly situated to enjoy easy access to other top employers throughout Los Angeles County, including California State University Northridge (in Northridge), Walt Disney and Warner Bros in Burbank, Cedar Sinai Medical Center in West Hollywood, and Nestle in Glendale.


Lake Balboa at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population: 26,100
County: Los Angeles
Zip Code: 91406
Median Home Price: $375,278

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Travel Times

Burbank: 12 mi
Santa Monica: 17 mi
Downtown LA: 20 mi
Public Transit: Commuter Express, Orange Line Busway


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