Hawthorne is a six square mile community of 86,265 people located in the South Bay of Los Angeles. Known as the city of good neighbors, Hawthorne has a small town charm with close proximity to an airport (LAX) and a major city (LA). The school district is award winning and deserving of parent’s rave. Its notable charter school, Hawthorne Mathematics and Science Academy, offers a college-prep program with a very competitive acceptance rate. It’s median home prices are affordable in comparison to the surrounding beach cities allowing for beach life entertainment and shopping without the price tag.
Hometown of The Beach Boys, Tyler the Creator, Marilyn Monroe
Elon Musk’s company, SpaceX, is headquartered here.
The Hawthorne School District is highly rated. It currently has seven elementary schools, three middle schools, and a charter high school.
Homes in Hawthrone currently range in value from $485K – $6.4M with a median value of $835,000 as of summer 2021. As of May 2021, Hawthorne is a seller’s market with 95 homes for sale and 88 for rent.
MLS # 108,109, 110
Hawthorne was founded in 1922. Its location is ideal being that it is near the Los Angeles International Airport, surrounded by the San Diego (I-405), Harbo (I-110), and the Glenn M. Anderson (I-105) Freeways. Temperatures range from 50° to 90° resulting in a very Mediterranean climate.
Different areas of Hawthorne include: