Los Feliz & Hollywood Hills
Los Feliz & Hollywood Hills Zip Codes 90027, 90046,91604,90068Los Feliz, also Rancho Los Feliz ("Feliz Ranch") is an affluent, hilly neighborhood in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles, California. It is noted for its expensive homes and celebrity inhabitants. The neighborhood is named after its colonial Spanish-Mexican land grantee José Vicente Feliz.. It lies north of East Hollywoodand just south of the Santa Monica Mountains, adjacent to the neighborhoods ofHollywood and Silver Lake. Home to the southern face ofGriffith Park, the district includes the Griffith Observatory and the Greek Theatre. Los Feliz is bordered by Hollywood Boulevard to the south, Hyperion Avenue to the southeast, Griffith Parkto the north, the Los Angeles River to the east, and Western Avenue to the west. It is traversed by Los Feliz Boulevard.
The 6,647-acre (27 km2) Rancho Los Feliz, one of the first land grants in California, was granted to Corporal José Vicente Feliz. An old adobe house built in the 1830s by his heirs still stands on Crystal Springs Drive in Griffith Park, named for Griffith J. Griffith, who donated over half of the rancho to the city of Los Angeles, which became one of the largest city owned parks in the country. Other sections of the rancho were developed and became the communities of Los Feliz and Silver Lake.The Hollywood Hills is a neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, in the southeastern Santa Monica Mountains. It is bounded by Crescent Heights to the west, Vermont Avenue to the east, Mulholland Drive or Griffith Park to the north, and Sunset Boulevard to the south. Beachwood Canyon, Mount Olympus, Laurel Canyon, Nichols Canyon, Sunset Hills.