West Adams Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Laced with beautiful Victorian mansions and Craftsman bungalows, West Adams is a beautiful Los Angeles, California neighborhood. It is located just three miles west of downtown, on the west side of the University of Southern California. This historic area features several buildings on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Historic Preservation Overlay Zone (HPOZ).
West Adams is about a mile from the Los Angeles Convention center and LA Live entertainment district. LA Live is home to the Staples Center, Nokia Theatre, the Grammy Museum, ESPN Zone, and several restaurants, movie theaters, hotels, and nightclubs. Richly diverse West Adams has been home to many wealthy figures, from oil barons to movie stars. Marvin Gaye lived here, as well as Hattie McDaniel, Earl Grant, and Edward Doheny.