7.0 out of 10

Rolling Hills

42.9081389876302 -105.846502278599
Great for
  • Clean & Green
  • Cost of Living
  • Peace & Quiet
  • Pest Free
  • Resale or Rental Value
Not great for
  • Parking
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Public Transport
  • Shopping Options
  • Internet Access
Who lives here?
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Country Lovers


4/5 rating details
  • Neighborly Spirit 3/5
  • Safe & Sound 5/5
  • Clean & Green 5/5
  • Pest Free 5/5
  • Peace & Quiet 5/5
  • Parks & Recreation 1/5
  • Shopping Options 1/5
  • Internet Access 2/5
  • Lack of Traffic 4/5
  • Parking 1/5
  • Cost of Living 5/5
  • Resale or Rental Value 5/5
  • Public Transport 1/5
  • Schools 5/5

"Rolling Hills -- One of the most expensive zip codes in the country"

Rolling Hills is a private and gated community located on the Palos Verdes Peninsula in Los Angeles County, California. Rolling Hills upholds a ranch style living with equestrian character, and great respect for native wildlife and its natural environment.
The city borders Rolling Hills Estates and Rancho Palos Verdes. Residents shop and attend schools in the other towns on the Peninsula. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city’s population was 1,860. In 2012 Rolling Hills was listed by Forbes as the 9th most expensive zip code in America, beating out Beverly Hills, Malibu and Pacific Palisades. The median home price is $3,972,500. The median income for a household in the city is in excess of $200,000.

The city’s school district is the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District. PVPUSD schools rank among the best in California and the nation. PVPUSD oversees one elementary school and one middle school for Rolling Hills Estates. High school students can choose between two high schools on the Peninsula. Chadwick School, which is a well known private school, also serves the area.

Rolling Hills has one of the highest percentages of registered Republican voters of any cities in California, with 61.3% of its 1,441 registered voters registered as Republicans.

Approximately 94% of homes in Rolling Hills are owner-occupied. Property taxes are a bit high in the city, however, the community invests large sums in its schools and infrastructure. Rolling Hills has more than its share of wealthy families and people. It's worth indicating that intelligent and educated people feel at home in this city.
  • Great views of city and ocean
  • Lots of land
  • Great schools
  • Extremely expensive
Recommended for
  • Professionals
  • Families with kids
  • Retirees
  • Country Lovers

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