San Pedro Real Estate

San Pedro is a community within the City of Los Angeles. Located on the far side of the Peninsula, it is home to California’s only commercial shipping harbor. Much of the economic activity in the area is dependent on the Port of Los Angeles.

Neighborhoods include the South Shores-adjacent to Rancho Palos Verdes and the ocean, Palisades-adjacent to the South Shores, Point Fermin- southern tip of San Pedro, Vista Del Oro, Plaza, Miraleste Pines, Holy Trinity,  and Barton Hill. San Pedro is home to the Cabrillo Marina and the Ports ‘O Call Seaside Village shopping area.

San Pedro is served by the Los Angeles Unified School District. The District has 12 elementary schools as well as several private elementary schools, two intermediate schools, and San Pedro High School.

Some popular destinations in San Pedro include White Point Park, Cabrillo Marina,  Cabrillo Beach, Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, Friendship Park, Point Fermin Park, Sunken City Ports O’Call, and the Vincent Thomas Bridge. White Point Park, located near the cliffs and tide pools of Royal Palms State Beach, is a great family spot with a children’s play area. The Cabrillo Marina offers recreational boaters the closest marina to both Avalon and Catalina Island. Cabrillo Beach offers visitors a sandy beach and pier that extends 1200 feet into the Los Angeles Harbor. It is also a great spot for fishing.  Friendship Park is a 100 acre park with barbecue and picnic areas. Point Fermin Park consists of 37 landscaped acres of lawns, gardens, and a promenade along the Palisades. Ports O’Call Village is an authentic New England style village encompasses shops, restraints, and attractions.  The Vincent Thomas Bridge originally San Pedro’s Golden Gate, connects the 110 Harbor Freeway to Terminal Island and the Ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach.

The Cabrillo Marine Aquarium is a public aquarium located in San Pedro. It engages all visitors in education, recreation, and research, concentrating on the marine life of Souther California. It is operated by the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks.

Rolling Hills Prepartory School is a private coeducational school located in San Pedro, CA. The school has approximately 240 students enrolled in grades 6-12. The school opened in 1981 as a division of Rolling Hills Country Day School. After transitioning from different campuses it received its permanent residence in 2007. RHP works in partnership with parents to develop their college-bound students with disciplined minds, sound character, and creative spirits.