Central San Pedro, Los Angeles, CA
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Central San Pedro Neighborhood Guide Los Angeles, CA


Central San Pedro is a vibrant neighborhood situated in Los Angeles, California. Known for its high walkability and maritime history, it's nestled between the Harbor Freeway and the scenic Pacific Coast Highway. It's in close vicinity to the Port of Los Angeles, one of the busiest ports in the world, and the historic LA Waterfront.

What You Will Love About Central San Pedro, Los Angeles, California

  • Central San Pedro offers a unique blend of seaport atmosphere coupled with a small-town vibe, giving residency a distinct charm.
  • It hosts a thriving arts scene with galleries, theatres, and the remarkable Warner Grand Theatre, one of the last surviving Art Deco movie palaces in the state.
  • There's never a shortage of waterfront activities with fishing spots, marinas, and the popular Cabrillo Beach nearby.

What's Nearby

Just south of the neighborhood is the Point Fermin Park, a scenic locale offering panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and a historic lighthouse. A short drive north leads to Downtown Los Angeles, a hub of culture, dining, and entertainment. Don't forget to explore the USS Iowa Museum and the Los Angeles Maritime Museum, both located close to Central San Pedro.


Life in Central San Pedro is a blend of city living with a coastal touch. Residents enjoy a relatively relaxed pace of life, appreciated in the thriving restaurant scene, local boutiques, and outdoor activities. Offering a sense of community, the neighborhood frequently hosts local events like art walks and farmers' markets.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 128 restaurants, 36 grocery stores, and 26 parks within a mile of the Central San Pedro neighborhood.

    Carniceria Guanajuato

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.1 miles

    235 S Pacific Ave

    La Esquina De Oro

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.2 miles

    138 N Pacific Ave

    Superior Grocers

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    500 S Pacific Ave

    Numero Uno Acquisitions

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fish Market, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    500 S Pacific Ave

    Superior Fashion Mall

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.3 miles

    222 W 6th St

    Ocean Liquor Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store, Liquor Store

    0.4 miles

    233 N Harbor Blvd

Central San Pedro Apartments and Rentals

74 Rental properties in Central San Pedro, Los Angeles, CA.

  • 550 Harborfront property


    550 Harborfront

    1–4 Beds • 1–4 Baths

    547–2220 Sqft

    10 Units Available

  • Marine View Apartments property


    Marine View Apartments

    1–4 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    695–1125 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • 1724 Oldstone Court property


    1724 Oldstone Court

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1240 Sqft

  • 951 West 9th Street property


    951 West 9th Street

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    500 Sqft

  • 279 W 8th St property


    279 W 8th St

    4 Beds • 3 Baths

    2100 Sqft

  • 384 W 15th St property


    384 W 15th St

    4 Beds • 1 Bath

    1800 Sqft

Cost of Living

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Central San Pedro Demographics

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Central San Pedro Reviews

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  • Near Schools


    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Near Highways


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Potholes


    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside


    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night


    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores


    Say 3 of 5 renters

Central San Pedro Transportation

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Very Walkable

Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

Bike Score®

Some Transit

2 other stops

Los Angeles Cruise Ship Terminal


93 Berth

So Cal Ship Services


971 S Seaside Ave

Source: foursquare.com

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Coastal San PedroNeighborhood in Los-angeles, California$1,800
Northwest San PedroNeighborhood in Los-angeles, California$1,995--
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