graphicWelcome home to Agoura. Whether the location of your business, residence, or both, Agoura is home. A small town just steps away from the sprawling metropolis of Los Angeles. Situated in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains, Agoura is where the old west and the 21st Century co-exist. Home to both Paramount Ranch - the scenic backdrop to numerous westerns and other motion pictures - as well as numerous high-tech companies, Agoura's ability to balance conservation of its natural habitat with business and industry is one of its greatest assets.

Agoura Hills is strategically located approximately 40 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles, in the far western edge of Los Angeles County, bordering Ventura County. The Ventura (US 101) Freeway bisects Agoura Hills east to west, linking the city with urban highway systems and cross-country interstate highways.

The location of Agoura provides easy access to cultural, shopping and recreational opportunities. Downtown Los Angeles and Los Angeles International Airport are within a 45-minute drive. Several top-rated universities and the home of the world's foremost entertainment industry are right next door. California's famous beaches are within a 10-minute drive. Endowed with an abundance of natural open space, Agoura Hills features numerous equestrian, bicycle and jogging trails.

graphicSettled: The community of Agoura Hills was originally settled in 1928 with the name Picture City.

Incorporated: December 8, 1982

Demographics:

Population: Approximately 22,000

Households: Approximately 7,000

Median Income: $84,188

Median Home Value: $368,338

Median Age: 32.3

Education Level:

93 percent high school graduates
53 percent college graduates

Climate: Average temperature is 65 degrees Fahrenheit and rainfall is 19.5 inches

Altitude: Ranges from 936 feet to 2,036 feet

 

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