MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE

Named for its incredibly central location, Mid City is nestled inside the heart of LA.

Mid City and PicFair Village

An urban suburbia thriving on art and culture

 

Welcome to Mid City and PicFair Village

Named for its incredibly central location, Mid City is nestled inside the heart of LA. This urban enclave boasts a suburban feel and is a beautifully diverse community. Mid City is the middle point between downtown LA and the Westside. Everything residents need or want is easily accessible in Mid City, from world-class dining and shopping to memorable entertainment venues and beyond. Museums, art galleries, and cultural hotspots are found throughout this vibrant community. 

 

PicFair Village is one of LA’s most popular and sought-after residential neighborhoods. This serene community is referred to as the corner of Pico Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue. Its central location in LA makes it attractive to young professionals, families, retirees, students, and more. Numerous 1920s and 1930s single-family homes line tree-lined streets here. 

 

What to Love 

  • Known as the middle point between downtown and the westside
  • Easy access to I-10
  • A community-driven neighborhood
  • An urban city with the peace and calm of suburbia 

Local Lifestyle 

Mid City and PicFair Village are incredibly community-oriented neighborhoods. The area boasts a thriving arts and cultural scene, which is supported by an eclectic and diverse mix of people who live there. The commuter-friendly area makes it easy for residents to move comfortably back and forth between work. 

 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

Mid City and PicFair Village are just moments away from a high-spirited culinary scene. Niki Nakayama’s n/soto went from a pop-up locale to an LA favorite. It’s no surprise for those that know the Michelin-Star chef, whose delectable Japanese dishes are served alongside simple yet visually stunning plating techniques. Like any of Nakayama’s other restaurants, guests will experience top-quality service and unforgettable flavors. 

 

Those who wish to escape the skyscrapers and concrete jungle of LA can do so inside Palm Grove Social, whose locale is surrounded by lush greenery. A garden of cacti and palms greets guests as soon as they step onto the cafe’s outdoor patio. It’s the perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee. 

 

Sip on healthy juices and smoothies or bite into a nourishing breakfast entree at Bloom Cafe, which serves Cali-American entrees and drinks. Residents can skip the caffeine crash from espresso with Bloom’s mushroom chagaccinos. The menu is full of entrees teeming with vegetables and quality ingredients meant to enrich the body and mind. 

 

Another great place to enjoy coffee or grab a bite to eat is Paper or Plastik Cafe. This coffeehouse creates a lively environment with its red brick walls, wood chandeliers, and industrial stairs. 

 

Southern comfort food is cooked to perfection at My 2 Cents. This eatery embraces the building’s avant-garde structure with its rustic-chic southern charm — a perfect mirror to their incredible dishes!

 

Satisfy your sweet tooth at Darling Donuts & Ice Cream. This long-standing establishment makes old-fashioned donuts in a variety of flavors, as well as homemade ice cream to pair them with. While Darling Donuts is most famously known for its sweet treats, the shop also serves lunch. 

 

Things to Do 

Head to any one of Mid City’s museums for a fun day with family and friends. The Culver City Arts District is close by and is ranked as one of the nation’s top 10 art districts. Here, you can enjoy contemporary art galleries or learn about the Cold War at The Wende Museum. Movie fanatics can tour Sony Studios inside the Sony Pictures Museum. Go back in time at the La Brea Tar Pits Museum, whose facility is a research site for paleontologists. The locale’s tar pits hide centuries of preserved bones and untold discoveries. Meanwhile, art lovers flock to the wide range of galleries in the area, including Blum & Poe and Allouche Gallery. 

 

LACM is the perfect spot to discover new music performances and catch up with your favorite local artists. Afterward, head to El Rey Theatre to attend a live concert. This music venue features prominent performers from around the world. 

 

Schools 

Mid City and PicFair Village are home to numerous highly-rated schools, including:

 

Overview for MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE, CA

61,061 people live in MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE, where the median age is 38.6 and the average individual income is $36,378. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

61,061

Total Population

38.6 years

Median Age

High

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

$36,378

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE, CA

MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE has 23,584 households, with an average household size of 2.54. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 61,061 people call MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE home. The population density is 15,775.34 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

61,061

Total Population

High

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

38.6

Median Age

49.73 / 50.27%

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
23,584

Total Households

2.54

Average Household Size

$36,378

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Without Children:

Marital Status

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Single
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Separated

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 MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby MID CITY & PICFAIR VILLAGE. 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
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Girls Academic Leadership Academy Dr. Michelle King School STEM
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
5/5
City Language Immersion Charter
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Global Education Academy 2
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Arlington Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Queen Anne Place Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Sound Of Music Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PRIVATE
K - 1st
No rating available
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Saturn Street Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Yeshiva Gedolah Of Los Angeles
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Holy Spirit Elementary School
PRIVATE
K - 4th
No rating available

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