This 6 mile wide town of Hawthorne is also known as the "Cradle of Aerospace". From Northrup to SpaceX, many companies call Hawthorne home due to its easy access to freeways and LAX. A staple in the South Bay, this suburban town is the perfect place to settle down in Los Angeles. Having been home to the Beach Boys, this city has a small town community feel and it's residents still harnesses the local beach culture.
The people here are very diverse mix of families and renters, depending on where in the city you are. With amazing schools and jobs, the people here are family friendly and busy through out the day.
With the average income in Hawthorne being slightly lower than other cities in the South Bay, the home prices here range from just below a million and less. There are some pockets that are nicer than others, like Wiseburn and Hollyglen and there is also a new community, named South Bay 360, of town homes that have been getting snatched up as well.
To LAX: 10 min
To Downtown: 30-45 minutes
To Beach: 10-15 min
To The Valley: 50 min without traffic, 1.5 hours with traffic