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"Very Good but a Snoozer!"

- ValleyGirlTori
On the eastern end of the neighborhood, you have a pretty industrial looking section of Torrance (the heart of the city, actually) where you find factories and chemical plants including some place cal...
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"Not So Great for Torrance"

- ValleyGirlTori
You can exactly divide the box which is this neighborhood into four smaller boxes with Van Ness and W 182nd Street being the bisectors. (The parameter is made up of Artesia on the north, Crenshaw on...
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- ValleyGirlTori
Like much of Torrance, Northwest Torrance is yet another conglomeration of 1950’s style Ranch homes. It reminds me of the Valley of my youth, circa 1980. It has that kind of slightly boring middle c...
33.868588244821 -118.34009464111

"Belongs In the OC!"

- ValleyGirlTori
Pacific Colony is a gated community in the find the tradition of the OC. The simple idea is to create a little community behind protective walls and a security guard so that those within can feel saf...
33.8391955035851 -118.373552994298

"Hidden Gem of South Bay"

- ValleyGirlTori
This small strip of a neighborhood located on the far west of Torrance on the border with Redondo Beach is one of the true hidden gems of little regarded Torrance. Consider just one cul-de-sac in the...
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"Now That's Industrial Chic!"

- ValleyGirlTori
If you have always wanted to live just a few yards from a gigantic chemical plant, big enough to be a neighborhood in itself, this is definitely where you want to move. Pueblo is not so much a neighb...
33.8467940736445 -118.323815801417



"The Riviera-- The Village, the beach, and the views."

- sabines
The Hollywood Riviera, or known by its residents as “The Riviera” is part of the city of Torrance, and part of Redondo Beach. The Torrance side has the zip code (90505), while (90277) is for Redondo B...
33.8091720454588 -118.37408682502



"Seaside Ranchos - The best move I ever made!"

- Pam Jensen
I have lived in Seaside Ranchos since 1983, and raised my two kids here. The extra large lots, beautiful tree-lined streets, close proximity to the beach and award winning schools, make this one of th...
33.821596671634 -118.36808880474



"Boring, But Close to the Beach"

- ValleyGirlTori
Southwood is yet another one of those bland 60’s style neighborhoods filled with flat, leafy streets and Ranch homes—kind of the signature of Torrance neighborhoods. This is good neighborhood for kid...
33.8320362480588 -118.363530632051

"Good Family Living"

- ValleyGirlTori
Let’s start with one of the standouts of the neighborhood, the high school. South High, like many of the schools in Torrance is really outstanding. To begin, the objective measures are great. South...
33.816308445348 -118.357625322933

"Mediocre So Cal Neighborhood"

- ValleyGirlTori
This tiny neighborhood on the southern portion of Torrance is a fairly typical middle-class neighborhood, filled with Ranch homes and pleasant leafy streets of the kind you might have found in the Val...
33.8222310225751 -118.348108300808

"21st Century Leave It To Beaver Neighborhood"

- ValleyGirlTori
Given the high crime, high density neighborhoods to its north, little regarded Torrance is a welcome break from the area’s troubles. West Torrance, right by Redondo Beach, is a solid residential area...
33.8539651496512 -118.363371703227

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