La Colonia, Oxnard, CA

La Colonia Neighborhood Guide Oxnard, CA

About

La Colonia is a vibrant neighborhood in Oxnard, California, located by State Highway 232 and Oxnard Boulevard. This area is known for its rich cultural history dating back to the 1920s and is characterized by its strong sense of community. With its close proximity to Oxnard's downtown, residents can enjoy a mix of suburban and city life. In addition, La Colonia is noted for its beautifully painted murals depicting local history and culture.

What You Will Love About La Colonia, Oxnard, California

  • The strong sense of community spirit and the neighborhood's rich cultural heritage.
  • The beautifully painted murals, a testament to the area's history and diverse cultures.
  • The quick and convenient access to Oxnard's downtown and other amenities.
  • The neighborhood's commitment to education, with numerous schools and libraries in the area.

What’s Nearby

La Colonia is situated near the heart of downtown Oxnard, providing an array of restaurants, shops, and attractions. Additionally, the neighborhood is a stone's throw from the Carnegie Art Museum and Heritage Square, offering cultural and historical exploration. Beaches are also easily accessible for those who love the seaside.

Lifestyle

The lifestyle in La Colonia is a unique blend of suburban tranquility and city vibrancy. The community is active and tight-knit, with frequent local events and gatherings. Furthermore, its location allows for easy access to the city's amenities, blending the best of both worlds for its residents.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 112 restaurants, 41 grocery stores, and 9 parks within a mile of the La Colonia neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Rios Mini Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    837 Cooper Rd

  • GROCERY
    Bens Market

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

    0.1 miles

    700 Cooper Rd

  • GROCERY
    Mini Market Hermanos Garcia

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    623 Cooper Rd

  • GROCERY
    Carniceria Hnos Garcia

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    603 Cooper Rd

  • GROCERY
    Carniceria La Unica

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

    0.3 miles

    517 Cooper Rd

  • GROCERY
    La Tapatia Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.3 miles

    419 Cooper Rd

La Colonia Apartments and Rentals

54 Rental properties in La Colonia, Oxnard, CA.

  • The Timbers property

    $2,005+

    The Timbers

    Studio–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    500–1176 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • The Artisan at East Village property

    $2,567+

    The Artisan at East Village

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    702–1576 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Heritage Park Senior Living 55+ property

    $1,311+

    Heritage Park Senior Living 55+

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    500–700 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1947 Lago Ln property

    $4,650

    1947 Lago Ln

    4 Beds • 3 Baths

    2747 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 550 W Beverly Dr property

    $2,000

    550 W Beverly Dr

    Studio • 1 Bath

    300 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • Cedar Glen property

    $2,475

    Cedar Glen

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    928 Sqft

    4 Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
38.5%
187.3%
utilities
10.5%
42.1%
food
7.9%
22.7%
transportation
4.1%
35.5%
healthcare
10.6%
24.5%

La Colonia Demographics

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La Colonia Reviews

people smiling
  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 7 of 7 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 6 of 7 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 5 of 7 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 5 of 7 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 5 of 7 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 4 of 7 renters

La Colonia Transportation

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Somewhat Walkable

69/100
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.

Bikeable

52/100
Bike Score®

Gold Coast Transit

Other

301 E 3rd St

Amtrak Oxnard station

Train Stop

201 E 4th St

Greyhound Bus Lines

Other

201 E 4th St

Source: foursquare.com

La Colonia Schools

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