Historic Hancock Park is one of the more affluent residential neighborhoods located near the center of Los Angeles and features architecturally unique homes. The neighborhood is built around the grounds of a private country club and contains about 1,200 homes within the boundaries of Melrose Avenue, Wilshire Boulevard and both sides of Highland and Rossmore avenues. Surrounding areas include La Brea, Fairfax, Miracle Mile, Mid-Wilshire, Koreatown, and Hollywood. The area is also a part of the larger area of Central Los Angeles,
There are two public (John Burroughs Middle School, Third Street Elementary School) and four private (Yeshiva Rav Isacsohn elementary, Samuel A. Fryer Yavneh Hebrew School, Bnos Esther high school, and Marlborough girls school) schools in the area. Nearby attractions include Paramount Pictures Movie Studio, La Brea Tar Pits & Museum, the L.A. County Museum of Art, and The Grove a retail shopping landmark.
The 2000 U.S. census counted 9,804 residents in the 1.59-square-mile neighborhood making Hancock Park one of the lowest density neighborhoods in Los Angeles. Hancock Park is home to many notable musicians, actors, and producers.
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