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Van Nuys, CA

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Van Nuys is a neighborhood within the city of Los Angeles in California. It is a San Fernando Valley neighborhood, and while the neighborhood is extensive and has a large population, it is actually not a separate city from Los Angeles, like it is often mistaken for. Van Nuys has a total population of over 136,440 people, which is probably one of the reasons that most people see it is an independent city.

Apartments in Van Nuys, CA


Sylvan Gardens
Beds: Studio-2  •  Baths: 1


The Parkview Apartments
Beds: 1  •  Baths: 1


Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2


IMT Encino
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2.5


IMT on the Boulevard
Beds: 2
Baths: 2


Northview-Southview Apartments
Beds: Studio-2
Baths: 1-2

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Getting Around in Van Nuys, CA

Van Nuys has multiple options for transit, including the Van Nuys Airport. The airport is one of the busiest in the entire country. The neighborhood has multiple busing services, with one , the FlyAway Bus, traveling exclusively to the Los Angeles International Airport. The Orange Line Metro Bus serves the entire neighborhood, along with taking residences to points of the Los Angeles Subway system for further travel.

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"Somewhat Walkable"
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Sound City Studios

<p>Sound City Studios is a recording studio located in Van Nuys, which has become somewhat of a tourist attraction. The studio has a long rock history, and it has created over 100 different records that have become certified gold. The studio has been affiliated with rock groups such as Nirvana and the Foo Fighters, and artists such as Elton John, Neil Young, Walter Egan, Pat Benatar, Rick Springfield, and Tom Petty and the Heartbreaks have all recorded songs there. In recent years, artists such as Against Me! and Noah and the Whale have produced records at the studio.</p>

Van Nuys Recreation Area

<p>The Van Nuys Recreation Area is maintained by the neighborhood&Otilde;s park and recreation, and the area is known for local events for children. It has a capacity of over 400 people, and a community room where people can gather. The facility itself houses barbeque pits, baseball diamonds, an indoor basketball court, children&Otilde;s play areas, handball courts, picnic tables, and a soccer field. The center also has an auditorium for events that have to take place in doors. Youth sporting events, plays, and musicals all take place at the Recreation Area.</p>