West Los Angeles in no city at all. Instead, it is a historical, geographic area closer to the beach than East Los Angeles. In any event, the Los Angeles Times claims that West LA is 101.28 square miles (262 km2). The Times says it includes districts in the city of Los Angeles and two unincorporated neighborhoods.
Most sources agree that West LA territory subsumes the cities of:
West Los Angeles includes residential and commercial properties and famous landmarks. It remains readily available off of the Interstate 405 Freeway.
Also, West Los Angeles County remains within the 90025 zip code. Contrast this with the "Westside," which is made up of neighborhoods in the City of LA. These municipalities run west of La Cienega Boulevard all the way past Culver City, Venice Beach, and Marina del Rey to the Pacific Ocean.
Also, running off to the east is Hollywood and Mid-Wilshire. The northern border extends to the Santa Monica Mountains. In any event, West Los Angeles is also composed of Sawtelle Japantown. Freeway close Japanese food, stores and shops make for a great stroll and quick exit to your hometown.
There are many ways to become injured in West LA. Slips and falls at apartment complexes and slick shopping mall floors at the Westside Pavilion could ruin your day. Food poisoning, falling objects, and regular car accidents happen here all the time.
Tourists and locals bear the most risks of becoming injured in this touristy place. If you became injured in the neighborhood south of Santa Monica Boulevard, west of Interstate 405, north of Olympic Boulevard and east of Barrington Avenue you will want an excellent attorney.
Whether it was a slip fall at Stoner Recreation Center or a brain injury after being struck at YULA Boys High School, you will need help.
If you are need of immediate medical assistance, dial 911 or contact Emergency services.
For those need an accident lawyer, we have included driving directions below to one of the best personal injury accident law firms in LA County. Below are driving directions to our DTLA location from West LA.
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