The center of Los Angeles County's South Bay. All the best of Southern California lies within, or a short drive away from the one-and-a-half square miles which make up Hermosa Beach. Hermosa Beach couldn't feel farther away from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles. There are residences on the Strand, bungalows scattered throughout the sand section, and beautiful homes in the hills with endless ocean views. Lovely properties abound with easy access to incredible shopping, excellent schools and major employers. Its approximate 20,000 residents enjoy endless sunshine and beautiful beaches for swimming, surfing, boating, beach volleyball. Other popular activities include running, bicycling and rollerblading on the famous "Strand". Students in grades K-8 attend award winning schools of the Hermosa Beach City School District and have the option of attending either Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach or Redondo Union.