La Brea Bakery
In the early days, Hancock Park was full of homes that could only be described as extravagant feats of architecture, some of which have been preserved. Hancock Park is close to many museums such as The La Brea Tar Pits Museum which has brought about many animal remains from the ice age. A great place to take kids for a fun and educational experience. Rossmore Ave. is a historic piece of Los Angeles’ history being home to some iconic apartment buildings that have been preserved. Hancock Park is home to the Wilshire Country Club known for its famous golf course and a benchmark of the elite lifestyle of residents in the area. Larchmont Village, widely known as LA’s smallest neighborhood is known for its various eateries and its Farmer’s market.
HANCOCK PARK AT A GLANCE
Population of 8,904
Median household income of $85,277
Neighboring communities are Larchmont, Fairfax, Mid-Wilshire, and Hollywood
13 miles from the Santa Monica Pier
5 miles from Downtown LA
11 miles from LAX
Wilshire Country Club
Information from Los Angeles Times
“Hancock Park Profile.” Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Times, maps.latimes.com/neighborhoods/neighborhood/hancock-park/.