Let your local Calabasas Movers tell you a little about the area you are planning to move to. For example, did you know that the City of Calabasas is home to one of the oldest buildings in LA? That’s right. It is the Leonis Adobe structure which dates back to 1844! Or, are you aware that the city’s Pumpkin Festival, which happens every October, is to honor the name of the city, Calabasas, which is believed to be named after a pumpkin or a squash, from the Spanish word Calabaza?
Calabasas is part of the San Fernando Valley, located just 22 miles away from Downtown Los Angeles. It’s neighboring communities are Woodland Hills, Topanga, Agoura Hills, and the world famous Malibu. Residents of Calabasas love that in the hot, summer days, the weather there is always cooler than in the neighboring cities, like Woodland Hills.
Calabasas has about 25,000 residents, and about 9,000 families. The average age of the Calabasas citizen is 38 years old. Most of its citizens are White, with a large population of Jewish and Persian-Americans. There are also a mix of African-Americans, Asians and Native Americans in the area.
There were 8,350 households out of which 44.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.3% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.3% were non-families. 17.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.76 and the average family size was 3.14.
If you are interested by this city, and would like to know more, just contact your local Calabasas movers at 800.431.3920.