Redondo Beach is one of three Beach Cities in the South Bay region of Los Angeles, bordered by Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Torrance, Hawthorne, and Lawndale. A main attraction to the city is the Redondo Beach Pier, which is the largest endless pier on the California coast.
Much of Redondo Beach’s lifestyle is influenced by its sister cities: Manhattan Beach and Hermosa Beach. The city maintains permanent beach volleyball nets year-round and dedicates lanes to the bike path that runs past the Redondo Beach King Harbor Marina complex. Surfing is another essential element to the South Bay lifestyle.
Properties in Redondo Beach within walking distance of the Pacific Ocean routinely sell for above-average prices. The median price of homes listed in the Redondo Beach real estate market is currently $1,100,000 and home values have gone up 8.4% over the past year.
Redondo Union High School is the zoned high school within the Redondo Beach Unified School District and is ranked in the top 50 high schools in California. Also within the school district are two middle schools and eight elementary schools, all evenly divided between North and South Redondo Beach.
Redondo Beach can be commonly seen in popular TV shows and films including Baywatch, Dexter, The O.C., 24, CSI: Miami, 90210, Point Break, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End, and Pulp Fiction.