La Crescenta/Montrose is a residential community offering nighttime rest, seclusion and quiet for families who make their livings in the roar of one of America’s greatest cities. It is a community combining all the advantages of urban living and metropolitan convenience. Population (year 2000) was 18,532 and resident’s income levels are considered to be middle to upper middle class.
Even though these neighborhoods are located in the picturesque foothills, the 210 and 2 Freeways which run adjacent provide an easy commute to downtown Los Angeles or the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys.
Strong community and parent involvement provides good public schools.
Montrose Village has become a very popular watering hole among its neighboring communities. Known for its great mom and pop shops and restaurants including the Farmers Market held every Sunday. The city also hosts the annual Christmas Parade for local communities.