The area is known for its luxurious homes, beautiful neighborhoods, celebrity residents, and proximity to the beach.

Welcome to Brentwood

A tranquil and elegant community with luxurious estate homes, rolling hills, and tree-lined streets

The Brentwood community is in Westside Los Angeles, bordered by the Santa Monica Mountains to the north, Pacific Palisades to the west, Santa Monica to the south, and Westwood to the east. The community has access to I-405 and I-10, providing an easy commute to Los Angeles and Santa Monica. The area is known for its luxurious homes, beautiful neighborhoods, celebrity residents, and proximity to the beach.

Brentwood homes are large, immaculate, well-appointed, and are often on sizeable lots. The community features lovely rolling topography, lush tree-lined streets, and eclectic architectural styles, including mid-century modern, contemporary, Spanish-style, Mediterranean, Tudor, Colonial, East Coast traditional, and ranch styles. Brentwood is less densely populated than most other neighborhoods in Los Angeles, giving it a tranquil and spacious feel.

Within Brentwood, there are smaller neighborhoods, many of which are gated. Crestwood is a swanky Mid-Century community on the north side of Brentwood, with great views of the Santa Monica Mountains and the popular Crestwood Hills Park. Brentwood Park is the poshest and most glamorous neighborhood, featuring gorgeous executive-style estates, and is known for its many famous residents.

What to Love

  • Large and luxurious homes    
  • Beautiful and welcoming neighborhoods
  • Close to the mountains and the beach
  • Exemplary schools

Local Lifestyle

The Brentwood community in Los Angeles is bustling with an elegant and welcoming vibe. The community is family-friendly and welcoming. The residents of this affluent community are active, health-conscious, and enjoy the finer things in life. Brentwood is home to unique and highly rated restaurants, cafes, and bistros, many of which offer organic, locally-sourced, and sustainably grown ingredients. The community boasts fantastic high-end shopping at Brentwood Country Mart, fresh local produce at the Brentwood Farmers’ Market, and championship golf at the exclusive Brentwood Country Club. They are also frequently seen walking, jogging, and biking along the lush and lovely tree-lined streets throughout the community. The gorgeous beaches of Venice, Malibu, and Pacific Palisades are just minutes away, offering another beautiful location for relaxation and outdoor activities.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Brentwood is home to many unique award-winning restaurants and popular cafes. A.O.C. has exquisitely prepared American cuisine in a stylish and elegant setting. The restaurant has a lovely outdoor garden making for a romantic date night setting. The Baltaire restaurant is a steakhouse with a contemporary vibe and a great outdoor dining area.

The Farmshop, in the Brentwood Country Mart, is a popular venue. The menu features locally sourced ingredients and a rustic and casual setting. Farmshop also has a bakery and a grocery market. Another casual cafe that is popular with the locals is A Votre Sante. This warm and quaint cafe offers healthy and vegetarian menu items.

Shoppers looking for high-end designer and luxury brands will find everything they are looking for at the Brentwood Country Mart. Although its homey name and farm store appearance are deceiving, The Mart is home to Christian Louboutin, Clare V., Cos Bar, James Perse, and Malia Mills.

The Brentwood Farmer's Market on Sundays is a great place for purchasing fresh local produce, fresh meat, and specialty food items.

Things to Do

Brentwood is conveniently located a short drive from downtown Los Angeles, providing easy access to the big city's entertainment, cultural venues, and nightlife. The community is also close to several fabulous California beaches, including Venice Beach, Malibu Beach, Pacific Palisades Beach, and Santa Monica Beach. The beaches provide a picturesque setting for relaxation, walking, jogging, biking, surfing, swimming, and beach volleyball. Santa Monica Beach is also home to the landmark Santa Monica Pier.

Within the community of Brentwood, residents have access to many delightful parks like Crestwood Hills Park and Sullivan Canyon Park, which offer miles of hiking and biking trails, lush green spaces, and beautiful views. The Getty Center is a popular art museum and cultural center in the foothills of the Santa Monica Mountains north of Brentwood.

A membership at The Brentwood Country Club is an absolute must for those looking for resort-style amenities. The club offers championship golf, tennis, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a pool, a luxurious clubhouse restaurant, and a cocktail lounge.


The Brentwood Community in Los Angeles takes pride in its exemplary public and private schools.

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Overview for Brentwood, CA

33,150 people live in Brentwood, where the median age is 43 and the average individual income is $122,271. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Demographics and Employment Data for Brentwood, CA

Brentwood has 14,883 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Brentwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 33,150 people call Brentwood home. The population density is 13,384.084 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Schools in Brentwood, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Brentwood. 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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Kenter Canyon Elementary Charter
K - 5th
Archer School For Girls
6th - 12th
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Mirman School For Gifted Children
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St Martin Of Tours Elementary School
PreK - 8th
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Milken Community Schools
9th - 12th
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