Cheviot Hills is an affluent neighborhood of single family homes on the Westside of Los Angeles. It was founded in 1924 and has been used for filming for many television shows and movies due to its close proximity to Fox and Sony studios. Over the years Cheviot Hills has been home to many celebrities and it is patrolled by security guards.Cheviot Hills has a population of approximately 7,500 residents. It has two golf courses in the neighborhood, one which is private and the other is public. The private golf course is called Hillcrest Country Club while the public course is called Rancho Park Golf Course. Rancho Park has an 18 hole course and a 9 hole par 3 course. Cheviot Hills also has a recreation center, community center, and tennis courts. Even though Cheviot Hills is not in Beverly Hills there is a private tennis club called Beverly Hills Country Club which includes tennis courts and swimming pools.
Cheviot Hills is almost completely residential with single family homes and because of this; there isn’t a lot of other activities going on. It has a very suburban feel to it and seems secluded from the city of LA. It has been a highly desirable place to live and price in the neighborhood have continually increased.