Mount Olympus

Mt. Olympus has a stunning mix of modern and Mediterranean-inspired architecture.

Welcome to Mount Olympus

Grecian nostalgia abounds in this exclusive Hollywood Hills neighborhood with street names like Hercules and Apollo. Not far from the Strip, Mt. Olympus has a stunning mix of modern and Mediterranean-inspired architecture with unparalleled, unobstructed views of the city.

The sprawling Mt. Olympus area, situated just north of Hollywood Blvd and east of Laurel Canyon Blvd, is arguably one of the most notable communities in the greater Los Angeles area. Developed in the late 60s, Mt. Olympus pays homage to the Ancient Greek mythology, referencing the 12 major deities of the Greek Pantheon

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NEIGHBORHOOD: MOUNT OLYMPUS

eveloped in 1969, Mt. Olympus is located just north of Hollywood Blvd and east of Laurel Canyon Blvd. above Laurel Canyon. The theme of the community is modeled after the ancient Greeks and the mystique of the 12 gods of Olympus. The street names even reflect this with such names as Zeus, Venus and Apollo.

Overview for Mount Olympus, CA

48,749 people live in Mount Olympus, where the median age is 38.4 and the average individual income is $72,464. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

48,749

Total Population

38.4 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$72,464

Average individual Income

Around Mount Olympus, CA

There's plenty to do around Mount Olympus, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

38
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
11
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
42
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including McFaddy Candy Co, Poetik Kakes, and Superior Health Products.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.05 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.93 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 4.81 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.82 miles 65 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 2.12 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.93 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Mount Olympus, CA

Mount Olympus has 28,249 households, with an average household size of 1.7. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Mount Olympus do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 48,749 people call Mount Olympus home. The population density is 8,604.25 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

48,749

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

38.4

Median Age

53.09 / 46.91%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
28,249

Total Households

1.7

Average Household Size

$72,464

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Mount Olympus, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Mount Olympus. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Wonderland Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Just Like Moms Preschool & Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
West Hollywood College Preparatory School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Los Angeles Cheder / Bais Tzivia
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Yeshiva Ohr Elchonon Chabad - West Coast
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
1/5
ABC Little Schools - West Hollywood
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
Temple Israel Of Hollywood Day School
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
West Hollywood College Preparatory School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
Gardner Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Melrose Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5

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