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A rustic neighborhood on the edge of wilderness.
Studio / 1 BR
31% Complete
895
2 Bedrooms
75% Complete
2,163
3 Bedrooms
97% Complete
2,775
4 Bedrooms
100% Complete
2,870

Good For
  • Empty nesters / Retirees
  • Families
  • Nature lovers

 

What's around
  • 12 Schools
  • 142 Shops
  • 30 Fitness options
  • 72 Restaurants
  • 19 Grocery stores/markets
  • 4 Banks
  • 16 Nightlife options

 


PUBLIC TRANSITPoor

WALKABILITYAverage
Safety

Sunland-Tujunga has a below average violent crime rate and a below average property crime rate for Los Angeles.

  WHAT’S LIVING IN Sunland-Tujunga LIKE?

Sunland-Tujunga is a semi-rural neighborhood located in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains and the 1,024 square mile (2652 sq km) Angeles National Forest. Its claim to fame is being the site where Steven Spielberg filmed E.T.'s forest scenes.

Sunland-Tujunga is home to the Angeles National Gold Club, which features a top rated course and spectacular views of the mountains. There are a smattering of restaurants and shops around.

Most of the homes here are family-sized and as you head further up into the hills you'll find large properties that are great for horse owners. Houses are affordable but you are definitely off the beaten path up in this neighborhood.

Most of the schools are above average, but a few require improvement.

Sunland-Tujunga is bordered on the north by Angeles National Forest, on the east by Glendale, and on the south and west by Shadow Hills

 

Commute:
Burbank: 17.5 miles / 30-60 minutes by car / 100-120 minutes by transit
Century City: 8.5 miles / 30-60 minutes by car / 60 minutes by transit
Downtown LA: 7.1 miles / 20-40 minutes by car / 40-50 minutes by transit
Santa Monica: 12.2 miles / 30-60 minutes by car / 60 minutes by transit

Sunland-Tujunga Los Angeles Neighborhood Photo

 

Local Flavor   Sunland-Tujunga LOCAL schools

1-12 GRADES
Fairhaven Christian Academy
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.18 mi
K-6 GRADES
Trinity Christian School
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.22 mi
K-5 GRADES
Sunland Elementary School
Parent Rating:
Type:Public
Distance:0.26 mi
K-5 GRADES
Apperson Street Elementary School
Parent Rating:
Type:Public
Distance:0.47 mi
K-9 GRADES
Canyon View Academy
Parent Rating:
Type:Private
Distance:0.60 mi

 

Photo Credits: Thanks to @lahikes, @jaypearr, @hanker27, @philsutphin, @mcskatie, @arashikeiko, @rachelfucheck, @shaunyclark, @janelle_pietrzak, @arbiabramianrealtor, @jake_mcdonald339, @yoyomontano3, @taka_nonakahill, @adonistheboxer, @at232, @jarkerpudd, @maritza3324, @tinyink for your great photos of this neighborhood! 

 

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