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Montecito Heights: Wilderness in the City

Perched atop the Monterey Hills in the heart of Los Angeles, the community of Montecito Heights is a breathtakingly beautiful retreat into a paradise of calm on the fringes of big-city bustle. Rolling and rugged terrain and plenty of preserved natural spaces and greenbelts create an overwhelming sense of peace and tranquility, yet the neighborhood’s central location means it’s just a short drive from all of LA’s best attractions. Picturesque natural beauty welcomes artists, creatives, and outdoors lovers alike, while beautiful homes tucked into rolling hills offer some of the finest and most spectacular views in Los Angeles. Come explore the serenity of Montecito Heights and find your home amid the Wilderness.

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Why Do Residents Choose Montecito Heights?


historic local attractions

Local Attractions

Explore the rich history of Los Angeles in the heart of some of its most lush natural beauty and magnificent architecture. Head to the Heritage Square museum, an open-air exploration of some of LA’s grandest old houses. Walk through the city’s architectural history as you admire the beautiful old homes along Arroyo Seco Parkway, or enjoy history events and lectures. Also in Montecito Heights, you’ll find the Southwest Museum, the Lummis Home, and the Audubon Center nature center.

outdoor exploration

Parks & Recreation

Get outside and explore—there’s no better place in the heart of LA than here in Montecito Heights. Head to the Ernest E. Debs Regional Park to explore 200 acres of preserve nature reserve and parkland in the Repetto Hills. Enjoy breathtaking views of Arroyo Seco, the San Gabriel Mountains, and Downtown Los Angeles. Hike, bike, view the wildlife, picnic, relax, and explore.

For recreation, Montecito Heights is home to the Montecito Heights Recreation Center, which offers kids sports, camps, and activities. There are also baseball and multipurpose fields, basketball courts, tennis and volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, a playground, picnic areas, and an indoor gym with weights.

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Shopping, Dining & Convenience

Montecito Heights might be a beautiful and scenic residential community, but there’s plenty of shopping and dining to be found just south in Lincoln Heights. Along W Ave 26 and N Broadway, you’ll find a diverse wealth of restaurants and local eateries, large businesses and services, grocery and other convenience stores, and local shops.

public schools

Public Education

Montecito Heights is served by Los Angeles Unified School District. Schools within the community include Los Angeles International Charter High, Bushnell Way Elementary, Latona Ave Elementary, Glen Alta Elementary, and Huntington Drive Elementary. Other nearby schools include Los Angeles Leadership Primary Academy, Abraham Lincoln Senior High, El Sereno Middle, and El Sereno Elementary.

transportation and travel

Getting Around

Its ideal central location places Montecito Heights within easy proximity of all the wonders and attractions of Los Angeles. It’s just a 10 minute drive from Downtown and Chinatown, and is served by the Heritage Square Metro Gold Line station. Additionally, there is DASH bus service available in nearby Lincoln Heights, which connects to the Chinatown Union Station, the main station in the city. Here, you’ll find Amtrak service, as well as Metrolink service (91 Line, Orange County, Riverside, San Bernardino, Antelope Valley, Ventura County) and Metro Rail service (Red, Purple, Gold).


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Montecito Heights at a Glance

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Quick Facts

Population: 18,152
Size: 2.41 sq mi
Zip Code: 90031
Median Home Value: $519,000

travel and commute

Travel & Commute

Chinatown: 3 miles
Hollywood: 9 miles
Downtown: 4 miles
Public Transit: DASH (Lincoln Heights), Metro Gold Line (Heritage Square)


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