Simi Valley

Simi Valley is a city located in the southeast corner of Ventura County, California. It is approximately 40 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles and is part of the Greater Los Angeles Area. The city was incorporated in 1969 and has a population of around 126,000 people.

Simi Valley is a great place to live for a number of reasons. One of the main advantages is its location, which provides easy access to both Los Angeles and Ventura County. There is a strong sense of community, with many community events and activities throughout the year. The city also boasts a number of parks and recreational areas, including the Santa Susana Mountains, which offer hiking and outdoor activities. The city has a relatively low crime rate and good schools, making it a great place to raise a family. The cost of living in Simi Valley is generally lower than in nearby Los Angeles, making it an affordable option for many people. Overall, Simi Valley is a great place to live, with a good balance of urban and suburban amenities, a strong sense of community, and a relatively low cost of living.

Simi Valley offers a variety of activities and attractions for residents and visitors to enjoy. Here are a few examples:

  1. Visit the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum: This museum and library is dedicated to the life and legacy of the 40th President of the United States and includes exhibits and artifacts from his time in office.
  2. Explore the Santa Susana Mountains: The Santa Susana Mountains are located in the northern part of the city and offer hiking and outdoor activities such as camping, picnicking, and horseback riding.
  3. Strathearn Historical Park and Museum: This park and museum offers visitors a glimpse into the history of Simi Valley, including the Chumash people who lived in the area for thousands of years before the arrival of Europeans.
  4. Go shopping at the Simi Valley Town Center: This large shopping center features a variety of stores, restaurants and entertainment options
  5. Visit the Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center: This center hosts a variety of cultural events throughout the year, such as concerts, theater productions, and art shows.
  6. Enjoy the night life at the Simi Valley Civic Center Plaza: The Plaza host a variety of events such as music concerts, food festivals, and farmers markets.
  7. Play Golf: Simi Valley has several golf course where you can enjoy a round of golf with friends and family.

These are just a few examples of the many fun things to do in Simi Valley, there are many more activities to suit different interests.

 


Overview for Simi Valley, CA

126,809 people live in Simi Valley, where the median age is 41 and the average individual income is $45,416. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

126,809

Total Population

41 years

Median Age

High

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

$45,416

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Simi Valley, CA

Simi Valley has 43,893 households, with an average household size of 2.87. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Simi Valley do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 126,809 people call Simi Valley home. The population density is 3,052.33 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

126,809

Total Population

High

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

41

Median Age

49.05 / 50.95%

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
43,893

Total Households

2.87

Average Household Size

$45,416

Average individual Income

Households with Children

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Marital Status

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Single
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Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

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15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Simi Valley, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Simi Valley. 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 - 6th
3/5
Berylwood Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Garden Grove Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Sycamore Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
White Oak Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Grace Brethren Junior Senior High School
PRIVATE
7th - 12th
No rating available
Phoenix Ranch School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
California Virtual Academy @ Los Angeles
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
California Virtual Academy San Mateo
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
California Virtual Academy @ San Diego
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
California Virtual Academy at Kings
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
California Virtual Academy @ San Joaquin
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
Crestview Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Mountain View Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
Little Scholars Montessori
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Insight School of California
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
iQ Academy California-Los Angeles
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Santa Susana Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Simi Valley Adventist School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
St Rose Of Lima Elementary
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
California Virtual Academy at Maricopa
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Hollow Hills Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Valley View Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Wood Ranch Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Simi Valley Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Grace Brethren Elementary
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
St Peter Claver Preschool & Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
California Virtual Academy at Fresno
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
California Virtual Academy at Sutter
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
California Virtual Academy @ Sonoma
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5

Around Simi Valley, CA

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

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Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
66
Bikeable
Bike Score
25
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Sweet Escake by Josel, 118 CrossFit, and Alison Curdt Golf.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.51 miles 18 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.33 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.87 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Nightlife 2.54 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.33 miles 22 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.45 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars

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