Hermosa Beach

A picturesque haven located just south of Manhattan Beach in Los Angeles’ South Bay region.

Welcome to Hermosa Beach

The word Hermosa means beautiful in Spanish, and it's easy to see why it received it's namesake! Hermosa beach has almost 2 miles of ocean frontage with 94 acres of public beach making it one of the most popular beaches in Los Angeles County. With excellent surf, chef-inspired restaurants, and breathtaking sunsets, it is the perfect place to visit and live.

Explore neighborhoods in Hermosa Beach

Sand Section

Relish in captivating ocean views in this high-demand area. You'll find residential homes, condos and townhomes  that are within steps to the beach.



Hermosa Valley

Enjoy larger estates with ocean views just steps to the greenbelt; a beautiful path full of trees and flowers centrally located to the beach, shops, and restaurants.


East Hermosa

Also knows as Hermosa Hills, residents thrive in this quiet and serene area. Boasting with panoramic ocean and city views and just a quick jaunt to the beach and freeway.


City School District

Hermosa Valley School has earned the state’s highest level of recognition as a California Distinguished School. This 2019 honor for its middle school program joins the same designation earned for its elementary program in 2018. Each designation lasts for two years, meaning Hermosa Valley School is currently a distinguished school across all its grade levels, which covers third grade through eighth grade. This small community really rallies behind it’s schools and students are provided many opportunities to develop their future readiness skills. Visit this site.

Overview for Hermosa Beach, CA

19,762 people live in Hermosa Beach, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $100,583. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

42 years

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Around Hermosa Beach, CA

There's plenty to do around Hermosa Beach, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

Walker's Paradise
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Very Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Habaneros Salsa and Chips, Electric Dreams, and Golden State BJJ.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.16 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.02 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.47 miles 41 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.89 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.2 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.67 miles 20 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Hermosa Beach, CA

Hermosa Beach has 8,925 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Hermosa Beach do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 19,762 people call Hermosa Beach home. The population density is 15,840.922 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

54.48 / 45.52%

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Schools in Hermosa Beach, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Hermosa Beach. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Hermosa View Elementary
K - 3rd
No rating available
Our Lady Of Guadalupe School
PreK - 8th
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7th - 12th
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Hermosa Valley Elementary
4th - 8th
3rd - 4th
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