Century City is a 176-acre commercial and residential district in the Los Angeles Westside. According to the Mapping L.A. project of the Los Angeles Times, Century City is bordered on the northeast and east by Beverly Hills, on the southeast and south by Cheviot Hills, on the southwest and west by West Los Angeles and on the northwest by Westwood.
The neighborhood was developed on property used by 20th Century Fox for making motion pictures, and its first building was opened in 1963. There are 5,900+ residents, composed of a large percentage of whites, older-aged, high-income population and high attainment in education compared to the rest of the city.
The median yearly income in 2014 was $652,007, a high figure for Los Angeles. The percentage of households that earned $125,000 and up was high for Los Angeles County. The average household size of 1.8 people was low for Los Angeles. Renters occupied 39.6% of the housing stock and apartment owners held 60.4%. The median price of homes currently listed in Century City is $1,100,000 while the median price of homes that sold is $880,000.