Los Altos Hills

Welcome to Los Altos Hills

A blend of luxury, privacy, and breathtaking open spaces
Nestled in a serene landscape, Los Altos Hills epitomizes privacy, offering residents a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle. A place where the boundaries between natural beauty and luxurious living blur, the community prides itself on preserving the rural charm and enchantment of a well-kept secret.
Los Altos Hills’ strategic location ensures that the community remains peaceful and tightly-knit. Renowned for its exceptional quality of life, Los Altos Hills offers a quiet suburban environment. It’s a perfect community for those who appreciate the allure of a calm and residential setting with easy access to open spaces.

What to Love

  • Bountiful parks and diverse recreational opportunities.
  • Expansive properties ensure unparalleled privacy.
  • A rural oasis promising a high-quality, peaceful lifestyle.

Local Lifestyle

Residents enjoy a harmonious blend of suburban comfort and accessible open spaces, facilitating a lifestyle that is both restful and invigorating. The community ethos is steeped in a love for nature and outdoor living, promoting well-being and a close-knit neighborhood spirit. If you desire larger lots, plenty of privacy, and a rural atmosphere, Los Altos Hills is the place for you.

Things to Do

The Los Altos Hills Town Picnic brings the community together every year, offering a delightful gathering filled with food, games, ice cream sundaes, and more. Participate in the enlightening Los Altos Hills Family Farm Tour, an educational event where you can delve into the world of local agriculture, explore farms, and engage with the farming community.
Embrace the equestrian spirit with the array of equestrian events and competitions held throughout the year in Los Altos Hills.


  • The Los Altos School District (LASD) serves elementary and middle school students.
    • Almond Elementary School
    • Covington Elementary School
    • Gardner Bullis Elementary School
    • Loyola Elementary School
    • Oak Avenue Elementary School
    • Santa Rita Elementary School
  • The Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District (MVLA) serves high school students in the Los Altos Hills area. 
    • Los Altos High School
    • Mountain View High School
  • Parts of Los Altos Hills are served by the Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD).
  • Cupertino Union School District (CUSD): An option for residents in adjacent areas.
  • Private Schools: A selection of private institutions, including Pinewood School and Saint Nicholas Catholic School, among others.

Overview for Los Altos Hills, CA

8,520 people live in Los Altos Hills, where the median age is 53.2 and the average individual income is $154,813. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

53.2 years

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Around Los Altos Hills, CA

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

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Essential Spirits Alambic Distilleries, Coquette Style, and Kên Wellness.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.31 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.49 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.2 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.47 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.09 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.35 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Los Altos Hills, CA

Los Altos Hills has 3,125 households, with an average household size of 2.7. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Los Altos Hills do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 8,520 people call Los Altos Hills home. The population density is 939.68 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population


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Median Age

46.19 / 53.81%

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Schools in Los Altos Hills, CA

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The following schools are within or nearby Los Altos Hills. 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.
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St Nicholas Elementary School
K - 8th
No rating available
Gardner Bullis Elementary
K - 6th
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Work With Ryan

A lifelong resident of Los Altos and a second-generation Real Estate Agent, Ryan's dedication to his clients is apparent in all that he does. By keeping up with market trends, understanding the nuances of the local economy and taking a hands-on approach to property preparation, he strives to create exceptional results.

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