Just a bit north of Hermosa Beach, lies the charming city of El Segundo.  El Segundo is great for commuters as it cuts off 15 to 20 minutes of drive time and is a more affordable alternative to Hermosa Beach and adjacent to Manhattan Beach.  El Segundo is a small coastline community equally renowned for its quaint, small town atmosphere as well as a thriving business environment that caters to some of the region’s most prestigious corporations. El Segundo is a very popular place to purchase a home due to the small town atmosphere, proximity to the beach, and award winning El Segundo schools.  View the homes for sale and other information on our El Segundo real estate site….geared towards the El Segundo home buyer or seller.

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El Segundo Information and History

  • There are no other residential cities that are contiguous with El Segundo
  • Residents have priority for recreational facilities within the city
  • 2nd west coast refinery built for Chevron – City developed for workers of Chevron – 1st refinery was built up north – Name “El Segundo” stands for “the second” refinery Chevron built. Chevron has a park on the northeast corner of the refinery within the ground for employees to enjoy.

El Segundo Schools

  • Two Elementary
  • One Middle School
  • One high school
  • One private school – Vista Mar – within El Segundo city limits


  • Along Imperial majority are apartments / A few town homes starting to pop up
  • Imperial Ave – busy street / Imperial Way small strip of a street
  • Main Street dissects the city
  • West of Main older homes – first part of city developed
  • Closer to Grand – multi-family
  • Condos from low 600’s (Imperial)
  • SFR from low 900’s up to over $2.0M
  • Town homes low $800s to over $1,200,000
  • Lots of remodels
  • No standard lot sizes
  • See also information on the nearby gated communities of 360 South Bay and Fusion South Bay