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Hollywood Dell
Neighborhood of Los Angeles
Country United States
State California
County Los Angeles
City Los Angeles
Time zone PST (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)

The Hollywood Dell is a residential neighborhood located in the Hollywood Hills section of Los Angeles, California, in the lower eastern Santa Monica Mountains. Before Highway 101 was constructed, this area was one with Whitley Heights and considered part of the original Hollywood Hills.

The Hollywood Dell is so named because it sits "in" the hills just above commercial and tourist-popular Hollywood, rather than atop the hills.

With its close proximity to the Hollywood Bowl, the Dell is a popular free parking area for concertgoers.

Typical residences in the Hollywood Dell are single-family dwellings with a heavy influence of Spanish Colonial Revival Style architecture. There is also an active homeowners association, with voluntary dues, named the Hollywood Dell Civic Association.


The 2000 US Census reports the following general demographics for the 90068 zip code, where the Hollywood Dell is located:

  • Spouse – 2988
  • Child – 2454
  • Own Child Under 18 – 1875
  • Other Relatives – 705
  • Under 18 Yrs – 113
  • Nonrelatives – 3034
  • Unmarried Partner – 1089
  • With Own Children Under 18 Yrs – 1279
  • Married Family – 2988
  • Married With Own Children Under 18 Yrs – 954
  • Female Householder - No husband – 525
  • Female Householder with Own Children Under 18 Yrs – 229
  • Average Family Size – 2.61

Coordinates: 34°06′43″N 118°19′40″W / 34.111818°N 118.327662°W / 34.111818; -118.327662

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