Oak Park Community Guide
Oak Park California is a beautiful community located at the base of Simi Peak and in close proximity to the Santa Monica Mountains. Sitting on roughly 2,600 acres within Ventura County, this idyllic & pristine city borders Agoura Hills, Westlake Village and Thousand Oaks. With a population of approximately 14,000, this charming community is part of the Conejo Valley. It boasts beautiful scenery with rolling hills and large open spaces. Although not an incorporated city, with the help of the residents, Oak Park was able to form it’s own award-winning school district. Oak Park California’s close proximity to metropolitan LA is just another reason why residents who reside in this wonderful city have the best of all worlds.
Location: Oak Park is located just east of Malibu and north of Agoura Hills, adjacent to the Santa Monica Mountains. This community sits at the base of the Simi Peak and borders Westlake Village, Agoura Hills and Thousand Oaks. The city is freeway accessible and is in close proximity to Los Angeles and Malibu, making it an ideal location for commuting.
Climate: This community of tree covered rolling hills and scenic open spaces, boasts excellent year-round weather. Located near the Santa Monica Mountains, there are miles of hiking & biking trails for residents to take advantage of.
Recreation: An abundance of recreational opportunities coupled with a brand new community center make the area attractive to those seeking a family-oriented, relaxing environment to call home. Its proximity to the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area is a big draw for hikers.
Dining & Entertainment: This fabulous suburban area is also home to a wide variety of retailers, restaurants and has its own public library. Lamppost Pizza is a local favorite that draws customers from all adjacent communities. With a small, fun arcade for the kids, Lamppost is also home to many birthdays and after-sport team dinners. If you’re looking to take your significant other out, or in the mood for a good meal, Leila’s is another hot spot. Known for the incredible dishes and great ambiance, Leila’s is a local gem filled with well-crafted menu items.
Corporations: Although there are not many large corporations directly stationed in Oak Park, the surrounding communities have a number of large employers. In the local community you will find the likes of BMW, Audi North America, Dole, Dynacorp, J.D. Powers & Associates, Amgen and many more companies both large and small that call the Conejo Valley their home.
Housing: You will find a vast array of housing to match virtually every lifestyle and every imaginable amenity. Oak Park features a broad spectrum of condos, townhomes, single family homes and planned unit developments, as well as jaw-dropping estates with inspiring views. Click here to browse through condos, single family homes and more in Oak Park California.