Atwater Village South Neighborhood in Los Angeles, CA
Atwater Village Neighborhood
Located in northeast Los Angeles, California east of the Los Angeles River, Atwater Village is an active community about 13 miles south of Angeles National Forest and about 20 miles from the coastal beaches. It is roughly seven miles northeast of downtown LA. Griffith Park, just west of Atwater Village, is a large park containing the LA Zoo, Wilson Golf Course, Harding Golf Course, and Roosevelt Municipal Golf Course. Silver Lake is a few minutes south of Atwater Village.
With several small, locally-owned businesses including shops and restaurants, Atwater Village residents enjoy a strong sense of community. Several murals add an artistic element to the area. With its convenient location, living in Atwater Village puts the mountains, the coast, several parks, the river, and Occidental College within easy reach. The Glendale Metrolink Station is located on Glendale Boulevard.