Calabasas is a city in Los Angeles County, California, in the western United States. As of the 2015 census, the city population was 24,075, with a median age of 42.9. The city was formally incorporated in 1991. Calabasas is served by the acclaimed Las Virgenes Unified School District which scores top 2% in the state among numerous other district recognitions. Many parts of Calabasas are mountains or hills, which have spectacular views of the San Fernando and Conejo Valleys. Many of the neighborhoods in Calabasas are gated communities; with homes ranging is size from approximately 1,000 sq ft to 15,000 sq ft. and prices ranging from $300,000 to $15,000,000.
The city of Calabasas is nearby amenities such as world-class
golf courses (Calabasas Golf and Country Club), gourmet restaurants and grocers (Albertsons, Ralphs, Gelsons, Bristal Farms, Trader Joes and Whole Foods), shopping malls (The Commons, Westfield Topanga, The Village), movie
theaters (Edward's Calabasas among others), a weekly farmer's market, healthcare facilities and places of worship.
The city is located at the southwestern edge of the San Fernando Valley and comprises a portion of the Santa Monica Mountains. It is bordered by the Woodland Hills area of Los Angeles to the northeast, Topanga to the southeast, Malibu to the south, Agoura Hills to the west, and Hidden Hills to the north. The historic El Camino Real runs east-west through Calabasas as U.S. Route 101. Calabasas is in relatively close proximity to some of the most popular destinations in Los Angeles; Malibu 12 miles, Beverly Hills 22 miles, Downtown Los Angeles 27 miles.
- As per the MLS, Calabasas homes sold in
2017 (334) were down 11% from 2016 (375) and price per sq ft in 2017 (458)
was up 4.3% from 2016 (439).