Terminal Island, Los Angeles, CA

Terminal Island Neighborhood Guide Los Angeles, CA

About

Terminal Island is a historically rich, industrial neighborhood in San Pedro Bay within Los Angeles, California. It is bounded by the Pacific Ocean, and intersected by the Terminal Island Freeway and Seaside Freeway, conveniently connecting it to the greater Los Angeles area. Notably, the area houses the Port of Los Angeles' container shipping terminal, a significant point of economic activity. Despite being marine-oriented, Terminal Island also boasts a small residential region known as Fishermen's Village.

What You Will Love About Terminal Island, Los Angeles, California

  • The vibrant maritime industry and its historical contribution to Los Angeles' economy.
  • Its strategic location with quick access to highways and the rest of Los Angeles.
  • The unique sense of community in Fishermen's Village, where living traditions still echo the island's fishing past.

What's Nearby

Terminal Island is situated near some of Los Angeles's most famous locales. Just northwest of Long Beach, it's a short drive away from downtown Los Angeles, and it's proximity to the ocean allows easy access to beachfront towns like Redondo Beach and Huntington Beach. It’s also nearby the bustling sights and sounds of the famed Queen Mary, Aquarium of the Pacific, and the Battleship USS Iowa Museum.

Lifestyle

On Terminal Island, you'll find a blend of commercial hustle and residential calm. The impeccably busy Port of Los Angeles provides a unique backdrop for the day-to-day life of the residents, while the tight-knit community of Fishermen's Village treasures a slower-paced, close-knit lifestyle, reflecting its rich fishing and canning heritage.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 64 restaurants, 15 grocery stores, and 9 parks within a mile of the Terminal Island neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Ocean Liquor Market

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

    1.7 miles

    233 N Harbor Blvd

  • GROCERY
    J Deluca Fish Company

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

    1.8 miles

    2204 Signal Pl

  • SHOPPING
    Superior Fashion Mall

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    1.9 miles

    222 W 6th St

  • GROCERY
    Paradise Preserves

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    2.0 miles

    112 E 22nd St

  • GROCERY
    La Colonial Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    2.0 miles

    1013 S Centre St

  • GROCERY
    A-1 Imported Groceries

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Gourmet Store, Grocery Store

    2.0 miles

    348 W 8th St

Terminal Island Apartments and Rentals

68 Rental properties in Terminal Island, Los Angeles, CA.

  • 550 Harborfront property

    $2,416+

    550 Harborfront

    1–4 Beds • 1–4 Baths

    548–2220 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • 384 W 15th St property

    $3,400

    384 W 15th St

    4 Beds • 1 Bath

    1800 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 602 W 24th St property

    $1,950

    602 W 24th St

    1 Bed • 1 Bath

    550 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1827 S Gaffey St property

    $4,700

    1827 S Gaffey St

    4 Beds • 4 Baths

    1785 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1825 S Gaffey St property

    $4,800

    1825 S Gaffey St

    4 Beds • 4 Baths

    1785 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
31.5%
42.1%
utilities
13.2%
11.7%
food
4.7%
8.3%
transportation
6.3%
21.9%
healthcare
1.1%
13.8%

Terminal Island Demographics

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Terminal Island Reviews

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  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Near Highways

    Yes

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 3 of 5 renters

Terminal Island Transportation

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So Cal Ship Services

Other

971 S Seaside Ave

Catalina Express

Other

385 E Swinford St

Los Angeles Cruise Ship Terminal

Other

93 Berth

Source: foursquare.com

Terminal Island Schools

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0%
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0%
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