Canoga Park is often confused for actually being an independent city. In reality, it is a neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles, located in the San Fernando Valley Region of the city. It is bordered by neighborhoods such as Winnetka and Chatsworth. The neighborhood is the size of a middle sized city in regards to its population, and as of 2008 it had over 60,000 residents living within its borders. Canoga Park is a storied neighborhood and has some historic buildings and scenic views.